Your browser of choice has not been tested for use with Barchart.com. If you have issues, please download one of the browsers listed here.

Stocks | Futures | Watchlist | More
or

Natural Gas Mar '21 (NGH21)

[[ item.lastPrice ]] [[ item.priceChange ]] ([[ item.percentChange ]]) [[ item.tradeTime ]] [NYMEX]
[[ item.bidPrice ]] x [[ item.bidSize ]] [[ item.askPrice ]] x [[ item.askSize ]]
Quote Overview for [[ item.sessionDateDisplayLong ]]
[[ rowChartData.labelLow ]]
[[ rowChartData.lowPriceFormatted ]]
[[ rowChartData.lowPrice ]]
[[ rowChartData.labelHigh ]]
[[ rowChartData.highPriceFormatted ]]
[[ rowChartData.highPrice ]]
since [[ rowChartData.lowDate ]]
since [[ rowChartData.highDate ]]
[[ value ]] [[ value ]]

Natural Gas Futures Market News and Commentary

Natural Gas Prices Settle at a 3-Week Low on Forecasts for Above-Normal U.S. Temps

Feb Nymex natural gas (NGG21) on Friday closed down -0.045 (-1.81%).

Feb nat-gas prices on Friday extended this week's sell-off down to a new 3-week low. Forecasts for warmer U.S. weather that will curb heating demand for nat-gas continue to weigh on nat-gas prices. The Weather Commodity Group on Thursday said that the U.S. South and Midwest should see predominantly higher-than-normal temperatures over the next two weeks and that prior forecasts for a polar vortex in the Arctic to drop down into the U.S. later this month is not going to materialize. Also, Maxar said Friday that above-normal temperatures would be widespread across the U.S. from Feb 1-5.

Over the longer-term, expectations for a mild winter overall are still expected to depress nat-gas demand and prices. The Commodity Weather Group last Monday said that the national heating demand for nat-gas is expected to remain "well below" the 30-year average over the next two weeks. Also, Maxar is pr... Read more

Contract Specifications

See More
Contract
Natural Gas
Contract Size
10,000 MMBtu (million British thermal units)
Tick Size
0.001 per MMBtu ($10.00 per contract)
Trading Hours
5:00p.m. - 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) (RTH 8:00a.m. - 1:30p.m.) (Settles 1:30p.m.) CST
Exchange
NYMEX
Point Value
$10,000
Margin/Maintenance
$3,465/3,150
First Notice Date
02/25/21 (33 days)
Expiration Date
02/24/21 (32 days)

Seasonal Chart

Natural Gas Mar '21
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Mar Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Jan 19, 2021

View Chart Details
Commercials - Long / Short
456,344 (+9,941)
489,898 (+14,836)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
285,754 (-7,405)
271,709 (-10,011)
Producers - Long / Short
189,460 (+12,146)
267,314 (+10,435)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
176,585 (-6,026)
132,285 (+580)
Managed Money - Long / Short
220,658 (-11,492)
162,647 (+5,391)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
65,096 (+4,087)
109,062 (-15,402)
Get Realtime - Quotes and Charts for Futures Traders. Learn More >>

Price Performance

See More
Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
2.268 +8.29%
on 12/28/20
2.835 -13.37%
on 01/12/21
-0.270 (-9.90%)
since 12/22/20
3-Month
2.268 +8.29%
on 12/28/20
3.320 -26.02%
on 10/30/20
-0.783 (-24.17%)
since 10/22/20
52-Week
2.268 +8.29%
on 12/28/20
3.320 -26.02%
on 10/30/20
-0.027 (-1.09%)
since 01/22/20

More Natural Gas Quotes

All Futures Prices
Please wait...

Most Recent Stories

More News
Weekly Newsletter #1036 Day Trading Commodities w/ Crude Oil Futures, Soybean Futures Chart and Resistance Levels 1.25.2021

Weekly Newsletter #1036 Day Trading Commodities w/ Crude Oil Futures, Soybean Futures Chart and Resistance Levels 1.25.2021

Natural Gas Prices Settle at a 3-Week Low on Forecasts for Above-Normal U.S. Temps

Feb Nymex natural gas (NGG21) on Friday closed down -0.045 (-1.81%). Feb nat-gas prices on Friday extended this week's sell-off down to a new 3-week low. Forecasts for warmer U.S. weather that will curb...

Crude Oil and Gasoline Close at 2-Week Lows on Concern About Tighter Covid Lockdowns

Mar WTI crude oil (CLH21) on Friday closed down -0.86 (-1.62%), and Mar RBOB gasoline (RBH21) closed down -0.22 (-0.14%). Crude oil and gasoline prices on Friday dropped to 2-week lows. Concern that governments...

Natural Gas Prices Extend This Week's Decline Down to a 3-Week Low on Forecasts for Above-Normal U.S. Temps

Feb Nymex natural gas (NGG21) this morning is down -0.049 (-1.97%). Feb nat-gas prices this morning extended this week's sell-off down to a new 3-week low. Forecasts for warmer U.S. weather that will curb...

Natural Gas Continues Bearish Trend This Week

Getting cheap

Crude Oil and Gasoline Fall to 2-Week Lows on Concern About Tighter Covid Lockdowns

Mar WTI crude oil (CLH21) this morning is down -0.53 (-1.00%), and Mar RBOB gasoline (RBH21) is down -0.29 (-0.19%). Crude oil and gasoline prices this morning are moderately lower and posted 2-week lows....

Weekly Ethanol Production for Jan 15

U.S. ethanol production, usage, and stocks for the week ending January 15, 2021.

Taking a Broad Look at the Risk-Landscape

FULL REPORT: ES, NQ, Crude Oil, Gold, and Silver

Natural Gas Prices Settle Lower on Forecasts for Above-Normal U.S. Temps

Feb Nymex natural gas (NGG21) on Thursday closed down -0.048 (-1.89%). Feb nat-gas prices on Thursday posted moderate losses but remained above Wednesday's 3-week low. Forecasts for warmer U.S. weather...

Crude Prices Close Slightly Lower on an Increase in API Inventories and Pandemic-Related Energy Demand Concerns

Mar WTI crude oil (CLH21) on Thursday closed down -0.18 (-0.34%), and Mar RBOB gasoline (RBH21) closed up +0.35 (+0.23%). Crude oil and gasoline prices on Thursday settled mixed. Crude prices fell back...

Barchart Trading Guide

The Barchart Trading Guide is a Buy Signal with a Weak Signal Strength.

Key Turning Points

3rd Resistance Point 2.589
2nd Resistance Point 2.550
1st Resistance Point 2.503
Last Price 2.456s
1st Support Level 2.417
2nd Support Level 2.378
3rd Support Level 2.331

See More

52-Week High 3.320
Fibonacci 61.8% 2.918
Fibonacci 50% 2.794
Fibonacci 38.2% 2.670
Last Price 2.456s
52-Week Low 2.268

See More

Barchart Futures Commentary

Barchart Futures is a twice weekly newsletter that features a selection of the latest and best commodities commentary appearing on Barchart.com. Delivered every Wednesday and Friday morning to your inbox.

Want to use this as
your default charts setting?
Learn about our Custom Templates
Switch the Market flag
above for targeted data.
Open the menu and switch the
Market flag for targeted data.
Get Streaming Chart Updates
Switch your Site Preferences
to Interactive Chart
Need More Chart Options?
Right-click on the chart to open the Interactive Chart menu.

Free Barchart Webinar