Prices - Exclusives

Frac Spread: What If A Hurricane Struck?

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

2017/05/04

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.

2017/04/27

Frac Spread: NGL Prices Rise, Along With LNG Worries

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

2017/04/20

Frac Spread: NGL Prices Spring Forward

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

2017/04/13

Prices - Frac Spread

Frac Spread: What If A Hurricane Struck?

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

2017/05/04

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.

2017/04/27

Frac Spread: NGL Prices Rise, Along With LNG Worries

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

2017/04/20

Frac Spread: NGL Prices Spring Forward

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

2017/04/13

Prices - Crude Oil

Rebalancing Act: OPEC Extends Production Cuts For Nine Months

Demand is expected to pick up in the second quarter, according to OPEC’s president. But that doesn’t mean another extension is off the table.

2017/05/25

OPEC Meeting: We’re Live From Vienna

Stratas Advisors’ Jeff Quigley is in Vienna and will offer in-depth analysis from the OPEC meeting.

2017/05/24

EIA: US Crude Inventories Slump Amid Near Record Refining

U.S. crude oil inventories fell for the seventh straight week as refiners processed a near record amount of crude last week, the EIA said May 24, even as gasoline and distillate stockpiles also dipped.

2017/05/24

OPEC Nearing Deal To Extend Oil Output Cut To March 2018

OPEC meets in Vienna on May 25 to consider whether to prolong the accord reached in December in which OPEC and 11 non-members agreed to cut oil output by about 1.8 MMbbl/d in the first half of 2017.

2017/05/24

Prices - Natural Gas

Will Northeast Gas Demand Really Rise? Maybe Not

Questions arise at Platts conference on whether gas demand in the Northeast will really increase as expected.

2017/05/26

Key North American Natural Gas Hub Prices: May 25, 2017

Natural gas prices are mixed heading into the Memorial Day weekend.

2017/05/25

Key North American Natural Gas Hub Prices: May 19, 2017

North American natural gas prices were mixed on Friday.

2017/05/19

Key North American Hub Prices: May 18, 2017

North American natural gas hubs saw prices close mixed on May 18.

2017/05/18

Prices - Natural Gas Liquid

Frac Spread: Wider Margins, Higher Prices For NGL

NGL ‘barrel’ price climbs to 5-week high as frac spread margins widen for all but ethane at two major hubs.

2017/05/25

Frac Spread: Ethane Crackers Ready To Serve

Ethane prices rise with the sector on the verge of higher demand.

2017/05/18

Frac Spread: Low Oil Bearable With Bullish Prices On Way

The bearish crude oil outlook will shift as geopolitical uncertainty continues through a warm summer.

2017/05/11

Tallgrass Energy Partners Identifies 42 Projects To Fuel Growth

"In the next 90 to 100 days, if we don't have a couple hundred million dollars of acquisitions or projects ... we will be very disappointed," said Tallgrass CEO David Dehaemers.

2017/05/04

Prices - PetroChemical

ExxonMobil Buys Singapore Petrochemical Plant

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

2017/05/12

Williams Sells Geismar Olefins Plant To NOVA For $2.1 Billion

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

2017/04/17

Total Forms $1.7 Billion JV To Expand Texas Petrochemicals Business

The new venture plans to build a 1 million tonne per year ethane steam cracker in Port Arthur, Texas, and is considering building a 625,000 tonnes per year polyethylene unit at Total's Bayport site.

2017/03/27

Energy Transfer To Construct Fifth Fractionation Facility At Mont Belvieu

Energy Transfer To Construct Fifth Fractionation Facility At Mont Belvieu

2017/02/23