Analysis firm Nanex said that less than a second before the world knew government information about natural gas in storage volume, someone sold about 250,000 futures in a series of transactions worth a total of about $4.6 million.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on unusual trading in natural gas today ahead of the EIA's news release on natural gas inventories; and the Fast Money traders weigh in, and share their trade on Whirlpool now.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil continued its steady climb today and could soon have an impact on American consumers, particularly since gas prices have jumped 10 cents/gallon in the last week..
Former Rep. Dave McCurdy and president of the American Gas Association, explains how nat gas could be a huge boon to the American economy.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson has the latest nat gas numbers from this week's EIA Inventory Report.
Shell CEO Peter Voser told CNBC he doesn't expect a major recovery in natural gas prices in the U.S., after the Nymex-traded futures contract rebounded 24 percent from a year ago to $3.23 per million British thermal units.
Chesapeake Energy has announced the departure of beleaguered CEO Aubrey McClendon. Jim Cramer sees great irony.
You probably wouldn’t think of playing the US energy boom with this stock. But Jim Cramer says you should.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.
Kinder Morgan Energy Partners will buy natural gas pipeline operator Copano Energy for $3.22 billion to tap into growing demand for infrastructure in Texas and Oklahoma.
Mark Lewis, director of commodities at Deutsche Bank Securities, tells CNBC prices are in oil are stable which is evidence that the crude oil market is tighter than people realize.
Majid Jafar, CEO of Crescent Petroleum, tells CNBC that a general sense of instability post the Arab Spring has already been factored in to the oil price but there has been no direct impact from the Algerian hostage attack.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.
CNBC's Gary Kaminsky speaks to Shelley Bergman, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, about why he sees opportunities in natural gas stocks.
Hess announced it is closing its Port Redding, NJ, refinery by the end of the month. CNBC's Sharon Epperson explains what the closure of this key refinery in New York Harbor -- responsible for about 7.5 percent of gasoline production on the Eastern seaboard -- will be mean for drivers in the Northeast.
Oil companies at the heart of the US shale oil boom are burning off enough gas to power all the homes in Chicago and Washington combined in a practice causing growing concern about the waste of resources and damage to the environment.
In an ominously near-accurate prediction, intelligence experts warned twice last year that the In Amenas gas plant in Algeria could be the target of an attack by Islamic militants.
Majid Jafar, CEO of Crescent Petroleum, tells CNBC that a big problem for the Middle East is that they are consuming too much of their own energy, with consumption up 500% in the last thirty years.
Peter Voser, CEO of Royal Dutch Shell, tells CNBC about a ten billion dollar shale gas deal signed with Ukraine.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and says the rebound in WTI was driven by a pipeline bottleneck and refinery issues.