Natural Gas Prices


  • China's role in crude's dive  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 6:25 AM ET

    Andy Xie, independent economist, weighs in on oil's plunge, as demand wanes in China.

  • With $60 oil, expect some restructuring: Analyst Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 4:09 PM ET
    Workers line up pipe while drilling for oil in the Bakken shale formation outside Watford City, N.D.

    Oil at $60 will mean restructuring for some U.S. shale producers, a Deutsche Bank analyst said. But will it become a bigger problem?

  • Commodities tomorrow: $50 oil by January?  Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was down again today, as the commodity free fall continues. OPEC cut its 2015 demand projection and the Saudis ask why they should cut production.

  • Crude oil inventories up 1.5 million barrels  Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 10:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports crude oil inventories had a build of 1.5 million barrels.

  • Could the US bail out its own oil sector? Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 7:04 AM ET

    An economist who correctly predicted the fall in oil price this year has told CNBC that the U.S. government could look to bail out its energy sector.

  • CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil started out lower but had a technical rebound. Traders bought the dips, but expect it to continue its fall. Gold popped on the day.

  • Buckle up ... oil's volatile ride  Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 10:30 AM ET

    Traders are bearish on oil citing an oversupply situation, CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports the details. Price cuts by OPEC nations are helping put downward pressure on crude.

  • Energy sector lenders not facing 'bloodbath': CEO Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 9:52 AM ET
    A rig hand works the controls while changing out a drill pipe at a Knox Energy Inc. oil drilling site in Knox County, Ohio.

    Banks with loan exposure to energy firms face a much different scenario than they did during the 1980s oil price glut, said Cullen/Frost's CEO.

  • Wall Street backs Cheniere's big gas plans  Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 6:23 AM ET

    Big banks are writing big checks to finance a major natural gas company's projects, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.

  • Japan LNG spot price falls to $14.40/mmBtu in Nov Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 10:27 PM ET

    TOKYO, Dec 9- Liquefied natural gas spot prices for Japanese buyers fell in November after two straight months of rises, the government said on Tuesday, as faltering demand in Asia combined with rising supply from countries including Australia and Russia. Spot LNG contracted in November for delivery to Japan averaged $14.40 per million British thermal unit,...

  • Commodities tomorrow: Crude hits stocks  Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. It was a very rough day for crude. Nat gas was down, as well.

  • Venezuela is 'desperately looking for funds' Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 11:54 AM ET
    A worker walks past a mural with a PDVSA logo at its gas station in Caracas, Venezuela, August 29, 2014.

    Days after OPEC decided not to give into Venezuela's plea to cut oil production, Caracas is on a cash-searching mission.

  • 5-year lows in Brent & WTI  Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 11:34 AM ET

    As oil continues to sell off, CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports consumers could see gas prices as low as $2.50 by the end of the year.

  • The floor for crude oil is...  Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 10:31 AM ET

    Where does the oil slide end? Alan Harry, Spartan Commodity Fund, reveals where he sees the bottom for oil.

  • One NATO state wins big from clashes with Putin Sunday, 7 Dec 2014 | 9:00 AM ET
    Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (L) seen during a welcoming ceremony in Ankara, Turkey on Dec. 1st, 2014.

    Vladimir Putin is trying to make the best of a tough geopolitical situation, and one NATO member is seeing big benefits.

  • Energy falling = consumers saving (and spending) Friday, 5 Dec 2014 | 2:50 PM ET

    Consumers are saving on energy costs, and that's pushing dollars into other parts of the U.S. economy.

  • CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Comments out of Saudi Arabia that the market will stabilize at around $60/barrel put downward pressure on oil's price. Nat gas and gold were down, as well.

  • Nuclear failure was the last thing Ukraine needed Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 3:12 PM ET
    French public nuclear safety institute IRSN said on December 3, 2014 it had not detected any unusual radioactivity in Ukraine and that the incident at a nuclear power plant in Zaporizhzhya posed no danger for populations or the environment.

    An accident at a nuclear facility in Ukraine underscored the country's lack of energy security, said experts and stakeholders.

  • Nat gas inventories down 22 BCF  Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 10:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports the latest data on natural gas inventories.

  • Sustained oil below $60 means more defaults: Pro Wednesday, 3 Dec 2014 | 4:02 PM ET

    Sustained oil under $60 is the biggest risk to the market for 2015, Newedge USA's Larry McDonald told CNBC.