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Natural Gas Dec '19 (NGZ19)

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Natural Gas Futures Market News and Commentary

Natural Gas Prices Settle Lower on Projections for Warmer U.S. Temps

Dec Nymex natural gas (NGZ19) on Monday closed down by -0.122 (-4.54%).

Dec nat-gas prices fell back Monday on projections for warmer temperatures to move into the eastern U.S. The Commodity Weather Group LLC on Monday said temperatures are expected to be mostly seasonable in the eastern third of the U.S. through early December, an improvement from earlier projections for colder conditions.

Another negative for nat-gas prices was Monday's monthly Drilling Productivity Report from the EIA that projected U.S. shale-gas output in December will climb by +3.2% m/m to 85.193 bcf/day.

High U.S. nat-gas production continues to be a bearish factor with lower-48 nat-gas production Monday up +9.6 y/y at 94.744 bcf/d. Strong U.S. nat-gas output has caused U.S. nat-gas inventories to rise sharply in recent months to the current level of +14.9% y/y from -22.3% y/y last March.

Last Thursday's weekly EIA report of +3 bcf pushed nat-gas inventories up to a 2-year high of... 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
$2,695/2,450
First Notice Date
11/27/19 (8 days)
Expiration Date
11/26/19 (7 days)

Seasonal Chart

Natural Gas Dec '19
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Dec Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Nov 12, 2019

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Commercials - Long / Short
532,536 (-23,833)
444,802 (-6,024)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
177,305 (-11,827)
298,393 (-26,876)
Producers - Long / Short
184,433 (+6,558)
219,006 (+3,616)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
244,418 (-12,022)
122,111 (+8,729)
Managed Money - Long / Short
115,518 (-14,044)
201,556 (-24,604)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
61,787 (+2,217)
96,837 (-2,272)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
2.413 +5.72%
on 10/21/19
2.905 -12.19%
on 11/05/19
+0.034 (+1.35%)
since 10/18/19
3-Month
2.371 +7.59%
on 08/23/19
2.905 -12.19%
on 11/05/19
+0.104 (+4.25%)
since 08/19/19
52-Week
2.339 +9.06%
on 08/05/19
3.165 -19.40%
on 03/05/19
-0.384 (-13.08%)
since 11/19/18

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Barchart Technical Opinion

The Barchart Technical Opinion rating is a 24% Sell with a Average short term outlook on maintaining the current direction.

Longer term, the trend strength is Weak.

The market is approaching oversold territory. Be watchful of a trend reversal.

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Key Turning Points

2nd Resistance Point 2.700
1st Resistance Point 2.633
Last Price 2.546
1st Support Level 2.516
2nd Support Level 2.466

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52-Week High 3.165
Fibonacci 61.8% 2.849
Fibonacci 50% 2.752
Fibonacci 38.2% 2.655
Last Price 2.546
52-Week Low 2.339

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