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Natural Gas Aug '22 (NGQ22)

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Natural Gas Futures Market News and Commentary

Nat-Gas Weighed Down by Rising U.S. Inventories

July Nymex natural gas (NGN22) on Friday closed down -0.019 (-0.30%).

Nat-gas prices Friday extended Thursday's losses to a new 2-1/2 month low and closed moderately lower.   Nat gas prices were weighed down by negative carry-over from Thursday's EIA data that showed a bigger than expected build in weekly EIA nat-gas supplies is weighing on prices.  Also, signs of normal U.S. weather that will curb nat-gas demand from electricity providers to power air-conditioning are bearish for prices after Atmospheric G2 said Friday that most of the U.S. should see normal temperatures from June 29-July 3.

Nat-gas prices are being undercut by the outlook for rising U.S. nat-gas inventories due to reduced exports.  Freeport LNG last Friday declared force majeure on its LNG shipments loading from its fire-damage export plant until the first week of September.  The Freeport terminal said last Tuesday that it is targeting 90 days for a partial restart, but a return to full operations isn'... 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
$10,340/9,400
First Notice Date
07/28/22 (33 days)
Expiration Date
07/27/22 (32 days)

Seasonal Chart

Natural Gas Aug '22
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Aug Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Jun 21, 2022

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Commercials - Long / Short
410,457 (+844)
324,480 (-10,823)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
213,487 (-6,769)
344,356 (+615)
Producers - Long / Short
110,228 (+1,098)
206,589 (-5,902)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
216,044 (+3,232)
33,706 (-1,435)
Managed Money - Long / Short
179,843 (-5,269)
215,134 (+4,237)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
33,644 (-1,500)
129,222 (-3,622)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
6.062 +3.61%
on 06/24/22
9.645 -34.88%
on 06/08/22
-2.541 (-28.80%)
since 05/24/22
3-Month
5.385 +16.64%
on 03/30/22
9.645 -34.88%
on 06/08/22
+0.738 (+13.31%)
since 03/24/22
52-Week
2.912 +115.69%
on 06/25/21
9.645 -34.88%
on 06/08/22
+3.367 (+115.55%)
since 06/24/21

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Aug WTI crude oil (CLQ22 ) on Friday closed up +3.35 (+3.21%), and Aug RBOB gasoline (RBQ22 ) closed up +12.07 (+3.30%). Crude oil and gasoline prices Friday closed sharply higher. A weaker dollar Friday...

CLQ22 : 107.62s (+3.21%)
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Nat-Gas Weighed Down by Rising U.S. Inventories

July Nymex natural gas (NGN22 ) on Friday closed down -0.019 (-0.30%). Nat-gas prices Friday extended Thursday's losses to a new 2-1/2 month low and closed moderately lower. Nat gas prices were weighed...

NGQ22 : 6.281s (-0.03%)
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CLQ22 : 107.62s (+3.21%)
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NGQ22 : 6.281s (-0.03%)
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Aug WTI crude oil (CLQ22 ) on Thursday closed down -1.92 (-1.81%), and Aug RBOB gasoline (RBQ22 ) closed down -6.88 (-1.84%). Crude oil and gasoline prices Thursday posted moderate losses. A stronger...

CLQ22 : 107.62s (+3.21%)
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Nat-Gas Plunges as Weekly EIA Inventories Climb More Than Expected

July Nymex natural gas (NGN22 ) on Thursday closed down -0.619 (-9.03%). Nat-gas prices Thursday tumbled to a 2-1/2 month low and settled sharply lower on a bigger than expected build in weekly EIA nat-gas...

NGQ22 : 6.281s (-0.03%)
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Aug WTI crude oil (CLQ22 ) this morning is down -0.96 (-0.90%), and Aug RBOB gasoline (RBQ22 ) is down -4.05 (-1.09%). July Nymex natural gas (NGN22 ) is down -0.519 (-7.57%). Crude oil and gasoline prices...

CLQ22 : 107.62s (+3.21%)
RBQ22 : 3.7817s (+3.30%)
NGQ22 : 6.281s (-0.03%)
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Barchart Trading Guide

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

Key Turning Points

3rd Resistance Point 6.783
2nd Resistance Point 6.595
1st Resistance Point 6.438
Last Price 6.281s
1st Support Level 6.093
2nd Support Level 5.905
3rd Support Level 5.748

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52-Week High 9.645
Fibonacci 61.8% 7.073
Last Price 6.281s
Fibonacci 50% 6.278
Fibonacci 38.2% 5.484
52-Week Low 2.912

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