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TABLE-POLL-US natgas analysts raise 2012, 2013 price estimates

NEW YORK, Nov 6 (Reuters) - U.S. natural gas prices at Henry Hub, a key supply point in Louisiana, are expected to average $3.78 per million British thermal units in 2013, up 7 percent from a previous poll published in July and 35 percent above this year's expected average. For the related story, click on

COMPANY 2012 EST PREVIOUS 2013 2014ABN AMRO 2.75 NA 3.50 4.50 Barclays Capital 2.78 2.75 3.25 NA Bernstein Research 2.75 2.75 3.75 4.25 BMO Capital Markets 2.80 2.45 3.65 4.00 BNP Paribas 2.75 2.70 4.00 4.50 Canaccord Genuity 2.82 2.80 4.00 5.00 CIBC World Markets 2.60 2.40 3.40 NA Credit Suisse 2.74 2.66 3.70 4.30 ESAI 2.77 2.49 3.46 4.11 EVA 2.79 2.74 3.70 3.86 FBR Capital Markets 2.78 2.50 4.50 4.50 FirstEnergy 2.65 2.30 4.10 4.90 Gelber Corp 2.86 2.55 3.54 NA Goldman Sachs 2.75 2.60 4.00 NA Guernsey 3.35 2.65 3.87 4.15 Jofree Consulting 3.10 2.80 4.30 5.00 JPMorgan 2.81 3.00 4.25 NA Macquarie 2.64 2.43 3.71 4.09 Morgan Stanley 2.83 2.74 4.00 NA Prestige Economics 2.87 2.52 3.46 3.75 Raymond James 2.82 2.50 3.75 4.25 RBC Capital Mkts 2.65 2.50 3.75 4.50 Stephen Smith Energy 2.80 2.70 3.75 4.25 US EIA 2.77 2.58 3.49 NA Wells Fargo 2.73 2.42 3.63 4.39AVERAGE 2.80 2.61 3.78 4.35

* Any difference in the previous average estimate for 2012 from the previous poll in July is the result of changes in survey participants

(Reporting By Joe Silha)