Posts Tagged ‘natural gas storage’

0 Apr 10 2014 @ 8:05am by Matt Smith in Crude Oil, Global Energy, Natural Gas

Peaks and Troughs

As we charge through April and head first into the joys of spring, we are filled with reminders of rebirth, rejuvenation, renewal, and regrowth. Well, we are supposed to be…but instead I just see examples of peaks and troughs. Hark, here are four such specimens. » read more

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

1 Nov 1 2012 @ 10:55am by Matt Smith in Global Energy, Natural Gas, Risk Strategy

Record Breakers

This latest post is an accumulation of recent observations which have a collective theme; that of breaking records. I have been stockpiling these info-bites like Halloween candy all week, ready for your consumption – enjoy!   » read more

2 Jan 12 2012 @ 10:55am by Matt Smith in Natural Gas, risk management

In a Galaxy Not So Far, Far Away…

Recently I’ve been sounding like a broken record as I keep referencing how natural gas prices are re-enacting a certain scene from Star Wars.

It’s the one where the Millennium Falcon is being inextricably pulled towards the Death Star by a tractor beam…except in naturalgasworld™, natty is the Millennium Falcon and the Death Star is below the $3 mark. With me so far? Good, good. The analogies, however, do not end there. There is a number of themes which flow through natural gas like the force…and here are but a few. » read more

4 May 26 2011 @ 10:06am by Matt Smith in Crude Oil, Global Energy, Natural Gas

Energy Commodities, The Truth, and the Twain

Some would say never the twain should meet – Mark Twain and energy commodities, that is – but I protest. So here’s a combination of things I currently believe to be true about Commodityworld™, and truths from the marvelous man that was born Samuel Langhorne Clemens: » read more