By Price Point: The Calgary based Canadian Natural Resources (NYSE:CNQ), the country's largest independent oil and gas producer, has outperformed most of its pure major oily exploration and production [E&P] peers and domestic integrated oil sands peers YTD. Show More Summary
FutureLawyer, an early adopter, has made his reservation for an Elio. He posts a video. The Elio looks pretty promising for commuting, the price is more than reasonable, and its gas mileage is great. Will we all be driving these in a few years?
By Lior Cohen: Despite the recent fall in the price of natural gas during last week, the Henry Hub is down by only 1.7% for the month (up to date). United States Natural Gas (NYSEARCA:UNG) also fell by a similar rate during August. This recent fall came after natural gas recovered a week earlier. Show More Summary
Consumer prices are up 1.9 percent over the last year, although food and shelter costs are rising faster
Two weeks ago, Yemen increased gasoline prices from $2.20 to $3.50 per gallon, while increasing diesel prices from $1.70 to $3.40. These are significant increases. These reforms in Yemen bring the price of both fuels up to market levels. read more
The latest consumer price index report is set for release from the BLS at 8:30 am ET. Expectations are for CPI to rise 0.1% month-over-month, and 2% year-over-year. "Core" CPI, which excludes food and gas — which tend to be more volatile...Show More Summary
At the time of this writing, the average cost of a gallon of gas in the U.S. is $3.52. And while most of us can remember significantly higher prices at the pump, today's costs don't quite qualify as bargain-basement by anyone's definition. Show More Summary
By MetalMiner: By Stuart Burns Much has been made of the potential for natural gas as a fuel for the trucking and rail industries. The dramatic fall in natural gas prices in recent years has spurred investment in refueling stations for...Show More Summary
While gas prices typically are elevated during the summer driving season, consumers have been getting a break (at least relatively speaking) so far in 2014. According to AAA, the national average price of a gallon of gas this weekend...Show More Summary
Thomas Frank has another in his “why doesn’t Obama use his unilateral authority to cause the Republican Party to spontaneously combust” series up: President Obama is in the doldrums. He has run out of ideas, and out of gas. His strongest supporters are in the grip of a morbid fatalism. There is nothing the president […]
By George Fisher: If you believe 1) natural gas prices will rise and 2) power prices in the Northeast and eastern Midwest will strengthen, and if you are willing to take on some additional risk from shorter-term merchant power exposure, Exelon (NYSE:EXC) should be included in your portfolio. Show More Summary
By Khuldune Shahid: The U.S has witnessed a constant increase in drilling activity over the past year or so. A lot of this is owing to the oil and gas companies' enhanced upstream capital spending and oil prices' positive outlook despite the global political crises. Show More Summary
I have laid out the argument since last winter that because of the deep inventory hole that developed over the course of the exceptionally cold winter, natural gas prices would remain high relative to last year, and that as a result natural gas producers would likely report higher year-over-year profits. read more
Price, energy content, and environmental footprint may mean natural gas vehicles are less hype than you think.
Dallas Burtaw and Hal Gordon: Economists argue that the most efficient way to reduce greenhouse gas emissions is to raise the price of energy by introducing a price on carbon emissions, either through a tax or a cap-and-trade regime. A tax (or a cap-and-trade system that auctions off permits) has...
LM Otero/APSUVs rolling off the assembly line at a General Motors auto plant in Arlington, Texas. By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON -- U.S. producer prices rose marginally in July as a decline in the cost of energy goods offset higher food...Show More Summary
The national average price for regular unleaded gas inched downward a fraction of a penny the past week as refinery issues in the Midwest offset widespread price declines in most areas. The AAA Daily Fuel Gauge Report said the national...
Over the course of the next two columns, I plan to finish up the recent look at BP’s Statistical Review of World Energy 2014. The final two columns will focus on renewable energy, and carbon dioxide emissions.
Last winter Robert Rapier argued that natural gas prices would likely remain high relative to recent years. How has that thesis panned out? This week he provides an update.
By Winning Strategies: Devon Energy (NYSE:DVN) is one of the best companies operating in the Exploration & Production industry. Due to the volatility in gas prices, most of the companies operating in this industry moved their focus towards oil and liquid plays in search of better margins. Show More Summary