Posts Tagged ‘Keystone’

0 May 24 2013 @ 10:35am by Matt Smith in Capital Markets, Crude Oil, Economy, Global Energy, Natural Gas, Random

Burrito bites

Happy, happy Friday! (and a long weekend to boot!). This past week has seen natural gas uplifted by warmer weather outlooks and LNG export approvals, while crude oil has sold off on central bank shenanigans as the fundamental backdrop continues to provide little reason to rally strongly. As the weekend beckons, kick back and relax with a bunch of new(s) snacks: » read more

0 May 25 2012 @ 10:55am by Matt Smith in Capital Markets, Crude Oil, Economy, Global Energy, Natural Gas

Burrito bites

The sun is shining, and the prospect of a long weekend is upon us. Happy Friday indeed! Unfortunately, there have been storm clouds hovering over Energyland™ all week due to ongoing Eurozone woes, as the clear and present danger of Greece exiting the euro becomes, err, more clear and more present (as the saying goes, change will come when the pain of staying the same is worse than the pain of change).

As for natural gas, prices have been exceedingly choppy but range-bound, as an early-week rally has been replaced by selling due to neutral temperatures on the outlooks and the prospect of coal-to-gas switching now becoming gas-to-coal switching after the recent run up. So my blurb is finito, now have some bites of burrito…

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0 Mar 23 2012 @ 10:55am by Matt Smith in Crude Oil, Economy, Global Energy, Natural Gas

100 Burrito Bites!

It is with a hint of bemusement and a pinch of pride that I introduce you to the 100th edition of Burrito bites. Not quite sure how it got to this milestone…but welcome!

And it’s been another corker of a week in Commodityland™, as crude has been pressured lower by France joining the choir for a release from emergency oil stockpiles, before supply loss fears from Iran have rebutted a price fall once more. As for natural gas, it has hovered around the middle of the $2.20 – $2.40 range it has held for most of the month as an early start to injection season for storage has kept prices anchored close to the shores of 10-year lows. But that’s enough for now, let’s hit the chow! » read more