Frac Spread

Petrochemicals , Natural Gas liquids (NGL) , Natural Gas , Frac Spread , Crude Oil , Storage

Frac Spread: Ethane’s Balances Performing Well

NGL ‘barrel’ rises above $20 and margins show strength.

September 12, 2019

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Frac Spread: Ethane Hits 12-Week High

Prices and margins improve across the NGL spectrum.

September 5, 2019

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Frac Spread: Ethane Leads NGL Price Rebound

Higher NGL prices combined with slumping natural gas prices to producer expanded margins.

August 29, 2019

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Frac Spread: NGL Prices Struggle; Is Rescue At Hand?

A slew of issues, including high inventories, sluggish exports and delays in cracker startups, dog NGL and push ‘barrels’ to early-2016 levels.

August 22, 2019

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Frac Spread: Economy Wobbles … Will It Fall Down?

The Mont Belvieu NGL ‘barrel’ joins global crude oil, the stock markets and the Chinese and German economies on a bad news binge.

August 15, 2019

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Frac Spread: Energy Prices Could Be Worse … And Probably Will Be

Fears of a global economic slowdown and continued storage increases have spooked traders.

August 8, 2019

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Frac Spread: At This Rate, Will Oil And Gas Be OK?

Ethane tumbles to another record low; the Fed tries to defend against global economic weakness.

August 1, 2019

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Frac Spread: Price Movements Signal Economic Worries

Ethane’s Mont Belvieu margin emerges from negative territory.

July 25, 2019

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Frac Spread: Prices Bounce, Margins Improve

Margins mostly improve but ethane’s remains in negative territory.

July 18, 2019

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Frac Spread: Energy Markets Rattled As Storm Nears

Ethane falls to the lowest point since Hart Energy began tracking price; oil jumps as Tropical Storm Barry approaches the Louisiana coast.

July 11, 2019