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Natural Gas Feb '26 (NGG26)

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Natural Gas Futures Market News and Commentary

Natural Gas Little Changed on the Outlook for Cooler U.S. Temps

October Nymex natural gas (NGV21) on Wednesday closed unchanged.

Oct nat-gas on Wednesday settled unchanged as prices consolidated above Tuesday's 2-week low.  Nat-gas prices gave up early gains Wednesday after a midday update to the Global Forecast System weather model shifted cooler in the Northwest and Plains from Sep 27-Oct 1.  A mixed weather picture in the U.S. is undercutting nat-gas prices.  The Commodity Weather Group on Wednesday said that above-normal temperatures are expected throughout the Central U.S. from Sep 21-Oct 1, but normal to below-normal temperatures are expected on the East and West Coasts.  Nat-gas prices have been under pressure this week on forecasts for mild U.S. weather, which would curb nat-gas demand from electricity providers to power air conditioning.

A supportive factor for nat-gas prices is concern that it may take longer for U.S nat-gas production to resume in the Gulf of Mexico after Royal Dutch Shell said that its nat-gas platforms i... Read more

Contract Specifications

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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
$4,730/4,300
First Notice Date
01/29/26 (1589 days)
Expiration Date
01/28/26 (1588 days)

Seasonal Chart

Natural Gas Feb '26
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Feb Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Sep 14, 2021

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Commercials - Long / Short
636,614 (-10,204)
527,806 (-7,305)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
322,726 (-15,932)
471,305 (+12,669)
Producers - Long / Short
245,161 (-11,402)
360,262 (-12,594)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
313,420 (+1,648)
89,511 (+5,739)
Managed Money - Long / Short
284,384 (-22,007)
205,702 (-13,556)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
38,342 (+6,075)
265,603 (+26,225)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
3.088 +6.48%
on 08/24/21
3.288 unch
on 09/22/21
+0.198 (+6.41%)
since 08/20/21
3-Month
2.918 +12.68%
on 06/24/21
3.288 unch
on 09/22/21
+0.359 (+12.26%)
since 06/22/21
52-Week
2.689 +22.28%
on 10/26/20
3.288 unch
on 09/22/21
+0.538 (+19.56%)
since 09/22/20

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Natural Gas Little Changed on the Outlook for Cooler U.S. Temps

October Nymex natural gas (NGV21 ) on Wednesday closed unchanged. Oct nat-gas on Wednesday settled unchanged as prices consolidated above Tuesday's 2-week low. Nat-gas prices gave up early gains Wednesday...

NGX21 : 4.828 (-0.56%)
Crude Closes Higher on Tighter U.S. Crude Supplies

November WTI crude oil (CLX21 ) on Wednesday closed up +1.74 (+2.47%), and November RBOB gasoline (RBX21 ) closed up +0.0239 (+1.16%). Nov WTI crude oil and Nov RBOB gasoline prices on Wednesday settled...

CLX21 : 72.40 (+0.24%)
RBX21 : 2.0867 (+0.14%)
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Crude Rallies as EIA Crude Inventories Drop to a 2-3/4 Year Low

November WTI crude oil (CLX21 ) this morning is up +0.99 (+1.40%), and November RBOB gasoline (RBX21 ) is up +0.0050 (+0.24%). October Nymex natural gas (NGV21 ) is up +0.024 (+0.50%). Nov WTI crude oil...

CLX21 : 72.40 (+0.24%)
RBX21 : 2.0867 (+0.14%)
NGX21 : 4.828 (-0.56%)
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The DOW Energy Trading Guide (with a bit of wisdom about risk) – September 22, 2021

Our system maintains length in CLX and NGV. We are on the sideline in HOV. RBV protection was violated yesterday on the long position.

CLX21 : 72.40 (+0.24%)
HOV21 : 2.2147 (+0.14%)
RBV21 : 2.1266 (+0.13%)
NGV21 : 4.776 (-0.60%)
FOMC Day

Yesterday the markets were correlated to the Upside but finished Mixed. Will that hold true today?

Natural Gas (NG) Weekly Chart Bearish Island Reversal Trying to Form

Natural Gas (NG) is trying to stabilize after yesterday’s 3% plus tumble and a 4 day slide from last week’s fresh 2021 high. Significantly, NG appears to be trying to form a Bearish Island Reversal...

NGV21 : 4.776 (-0.60%)
NGX21 : 4.828 (-0.56%)
UNG : 16.65 (-1.30%)
GAZ : 25.63 (-1.11%)
UGAZF : 18.8800 (-3.38%)

Barchart Trading Guide

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

Key Turning Points

3rd Resistance Point 3.288
2nd Resistance Point 3.288
1st Resistance Point 3.288
Last Price 3.288s
1st Support Level 3.288
2nd Support Level 3.288
3rd Support Level 3.288

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52-Week High 3.288
Last Price 3.288s
Fibonacci 61.8% 3.059
Fibonacci 50% 2.989
Fibonacci 38.2% 2.918
52-Week Low 2.689

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