Frac Spread: What If A Hurricane Struck?

Ethane prices remain buoyant as other NGL sink, but the summer is looking volatile.

Frac Spread: Plenty Of Ethane Will Be Pouring Out Of Permian

Gulf Coast crackers will come online and increase demand, but prices won’t rise like many would like, Bernstein says in a new report.

Frac Spread: NGL Prices Rise, Along With LNG Worries

NGL prices continue to rally, with optimism about ethane’s outlook.

Frac Spread: NGL Prices Spring Forward

NGL prices rise, positioned for volatility and tighter balances later in the year.

Frac Spread: Glut(tony) Can Be Hard To Stomach

OPEC production cut plans serve up a potentially volatile year.

‘Like Any Other Business,’ Oil And Gas Join Competitive Market

Energy, like breakfast cereal, is part of a competitive global market, says speaker at OU symposium.

Frac Spread: Analysts See Gas Surplus, Leading To Lower Prices

As higher prices encourage more production of crude oil, Morgan Stanley experts see associated output of natural gas dragging down its price.

A Pricey Permian May Still Work

Even with land prices shooting straight up, the Permian Basin still can make economic sense, says an RS Energy Group analyst.

Paul Hart, Hart Energy

Frac Spread: WTI’s Weakness Traps NGL Prices

Price of the NGL ‘barrel’ slinks to its lowest point since November.

OPEC Moves To Cap Nigerian Oil Output, Boost Compliance

OPEC states Libya and Nigeria were exempted from the limits to help their oil industries recover from years of unrest, though a committee on July 24 agreed Nigeria would now join the deal.

Oil Prices Fall On Forecast Of Rising OPEC Production For July

Oil traders are looking ahead to the July 24 meeting of several ministers from OPEC and non-OPEC members in Russia, though some analysts doubt it will lead to any new intervention.

Brent Crude Climbs Above $50 For First Time Since Early June

Both benchmarks were trading at their highest since June 7 after rising more than 1.5% in the previous session on a report showing U.S. crude and fuel inventories fell last week.

EIA: US Crude, Gasoline Stocks Drop Sharply

Crude inventories fell by 4.7 million barrels in the week to July 14, compared with analysts' expectations for a decrease of 3.2 million barrels, the EIA said.

Russia To Continue Working With OPEC On Oil Market Rebalancing, Source Says

Russia is ready to continue working with OPEC, a source said, adding that Moscow welcomed a flexible approach by OPEC's leader Saudi Arabia to accommodate rising output from Nigeria and Libya.

Update: Oil Prices Jump Following Surprise Draw In US Crude, Gasoline Stocks

Before the EIA report that revealed a bigger weekly draw than forecast in crude and gasoline stocks, WTI and Brent futures were up about 0.6%, supported by strong demand for gasoline.

Frac Spread: Snow Falls, Gas Price Rises

NGL prices mostly hold steady in anticipation of increased demand.

Frac Spread: CERAWeek Panelists Take Long-Term View Of NGL

NGL prices will stabilize, and then rise but not quite yet, CERAWeek panelists say.

Frac Spread: Warm Winter Cools Gas Storage Outlook

U.S. natural gas inventories rise during the last week of February for the first time ever.

Frac Spread: Say What? Markets Greet News With Agony, Ecstasy

NGL prices slump as doubt about OPEC’s production cut and a warm winter cast gloom.

Frac Spread: Peak Oil Is Back ... Not

The long-term outlook for NGL is bright, even with last week’s declines.

Frac Spread: NGL Might Be Cat’s Pajamas, But Watch The Trends

Short-term NGL price jolts are ephemeral, but long-term plans carry risk as well.

Key North American Hub Prices: July 18, 2017

North American natural gas hub prices rally again on Tuesday, July 18.

US Stresses Lowering Trade Deficit In NAFTA Talks

API lauds Trump approach to trade deficit in NAFTA negotiations.

Key North American Hub Prices: July 17, 2017

North American natural gas hub prices rise sharply on Monday, July 17.

Key North American Hub Prices: July 14, 2017

North American natural gas hub prices end the week little changed.

Key North American Hub Prices: July 13, 2017

North American natural gas hub prices stayed even or declined on Thursday, July 13.

EIA: For The Moment, Coal Overpowers Natural Gas

While coal will regain its lead in fueling power generation this year, experts say that natural gas will return to the top in 2018.

Frac Spread: Storms, Increased Demand Could Be On Horizon

Forecasts of increased hurricane activity could portend increased demand for the summer.


Frac Spread: Stop Russian To Judgement On Falling Prices

If you can bear the crude oil slump, note that NGL prices are up and the frac spread has widened.

Decision On New Houston Ethylene Export Terminal Anticipated By Year-end

Two ethylene export terminals in Houston await investment decision.

Frac Spread: In Strange Twist, Markets Are Balancing

NGL prices are sagging, but oil and natural gas markets are balancing.

Frac Spread: NGL Prices Fall As Summer Begins

NGL prices enveloped in gloom as commodity markets struggle.

EnLink Midstream Announces Deal To Move NGL From Central Oklahoma To Gulf Coast

Agreement with ONEOK allows EnLink to optimize its value chain from supply-rich STACK and Merge plays to growing Gulf Coast demand markets.

EIA: US Crude, Gasoline Stocks Fell Last Week

U.S. crude and gasoline stockpiles fell last week, while distillate inventories rose, the Energy Information Administration said June 21.

Canada Petrochemical Sector Struggles For Investment

CERI speakers note the lack of government incentives offered by Canada for investment in petrochemical projects.

ExxonMobil Buys Singapore Petrochemical Plant

ExxonMobil’s purchase of Jurong Aromatics plant will boost its output in Asia.

Report: Ethane Supply To Boost US Petchem Production

Domestic limits mean that the industry will have to pursue export markets.

How Focus On Demand Put Enterprise In Demand

CEO Jim Teague emphasized export markets during a talk to upstream executives.

Williams Sells Geismar Olefins Plant To NOVA For $2.1 Billion

Deal will fund capital plans, provide revenue stream for partnership.

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