Posts Tagged ‘domestic production’

2 Dec 14 2012 @ 10:59am by Matt Smith in Blog, Crude Oil, Economy, Global Energy, Natural Gas

Burrito bites

Good day and welcome to another edition of info bites! This week has seen oil rally on tentative signs of economic optimism and further stimulus announcements, only to retrace on fiscal cliff fears. Meanwhile, natural gas has slid to a three month low as a lack of extreme wintry weather is spurring on both selling and unseasonable storage injections. Snacks ahoy: » read more

0 Sep 14 2012 @ 10:59am by Matt Smith in Blog

Burrito Bites

Good day, and wowee what a week. As the Federal Reserve steps up with a(nother) bout of stimulus, oil markets have had a fire lit under them. A sudden ratcheting up in geopolitical tension is aiding this move, as the potential for escalating protests and violence in the Middle East builds in a risk premium to pricing once more. As for natural gas, it has managed to push above the three-dollar mark, only to panic and pop its head back below once again. Hark, food for thought:  » read more