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  • What's Affecting Gas Prices the Week of May 21, 2019?

    Our analysis leads us to expect 103 Bcf storage build would be reported by EIA for the report week, in comparison to the current 105 Bcf consensus whisper expectation and almost 15% higher than the five- year average of 87 Bcf.

  • What's Affecting Gas Prices the Week of May 7, 2019?

    Our analysis leads us to expect 87 Bcf storage build would be reported by EIA for the report week, in comparison to the current 85 Bcf consensus whisper expectation and almost 30% higher than the five- year average storage build of 68 Bcf.

  • What's Affecting Gas Prices the Week of April 30, 2019?

    Field production held above 85 Bcf/d for the report week ended Apr 26. Import and export volumes of natural gas saw greater variations compared to usual. Canadian imports fell by 0.34 Bcf/d or 2.4 Bcf.

  • What's Affecting Gas Prices the Week of April 23, 2019?

    With warm weather sweeping across the United States, the demand for natural gas has gone down considerably. The demand from major categories has reduced by almost 17 Bcf/d for the report week compared to four weeks ago.

  • What's Affecting Gas Prices the Week of April 9, 2019?

    With warm weather sweeping across the United States, the demand for natural gas has gone down considerably. The demand from major categories has reduced by almost 17 Bcf/d for the report week compared to four weeks ago.

  • What's Affecting Gas Prices the Week of April 03, 2019?

    We see a sharp decrease in demand across major categories by about 7.4 Bcf/d. Canadian imports fell by 0.4 Bcf/d and Mexico exports rose by 0.1 Bcf/d for the report week.

  • What's Affecting Gas Prices the Week of March 26, 2019?

    Gas field production was higher by 0.29 Bcf/d or 2.0 Bcf for the week. Demand increased moderately by 2.6 Bcf/d w-o-w and was commensurate by the increase in exports from Canada by 0.25 Bcf/d and a decrease in imports to Mexico by 0.15 Bcf/d.

  • What's Affecting Gas Prices the Week of March 19, 2019?

    With warm weather sweeping across United States, field production increased marginally due to absence of freezeoffs. Average field production increased by 4 Bcf week-on-week and ended in 84.40 Bcf/d for the report week ended Mar 15.

  • What's Affecting Gas Prices the Week of March 12, 2019?

    With last week’s cold weather interfering with normal operations, field production dropped by a good margin of 8.5 Bcf week on week or to average of 83.88 Bcf/d for the report week ended Mar 8. Canadian imports rose by 0.64 Bcf/d partly offsetting the decline in production.

  • What's Affecting Gas Prices the Week of March 6, 2019?

    Bloomberg scrapes show us that gas field production was lower by a bit more than 190 MMcf/d or nearly 1.3 Bcf for the week. Demand fell in all major categories (4.6 Bcf/d or 32.2 Bcf for the week), even as export market flows to Mexico grew by 0.04 Bcf/d. Canadian imports also rose by 0.08 Bcf/d.