Frac Spread

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

Frac Spread: Ethane, Propane Wrestle For Market Share

NGL prices continue to slump, but the plunge in natural gas results in improved margins.

January 23, 2020

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Frac Spread: Prices Falling And They’re Not Done

Natural gas, ethane and propane struggle with too much output and more to come.

January 16, 2020

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Frac Spread: Iran Crisis Vs. China Talks—A Good Trade

Oil prices retreat after the Middle East tensions eased, but stronger fundamentals could emerge if trade initiatives succeed.

January 9, 2020

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Frac Spread: Yes, Virginia, There Is A Price Slump

Last week’s dip was slight, but NGL haunted by ghost of December prices past.

December 19, 2019

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Frac Spread: If Winter Gas Price Goes Up, It Won’t Last Long

High inventory will keep prices stable, says Greg Haas of Stratas Advisors; NGL prices struggle in the past week.

December 12, 2019

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Frac Spread: Slow Ride

Hydrocarbon prices are improving, but at a slower rate than expected based on tailwinds.

December 6, 2019

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Frac Spread: Winter Demand For Butane Bolsters NGL ‘Barrel’

Exports are also strong as normal butane chips away at the spread with isobutane.

November 21, 2019

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Frac Spread: Midwest Propane Price Responds To Cold, Crops

Conway’s price draws almost even to Mont Belvieu as demand for home heating competes with grain drying.

November 14, 2019

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Frac Spread: Price Problems With Prodigious Permian Propane

Despite its recent rally, propane’s price is well below last year’s as the giant play fills up storage on the Gulf Coast.

November 7, 2019

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Frac Spread: Natural Gas Spike Cuts Into Margins

NGL prices static as commodity traders remain unimpressed with progress on China trade deal.

October 31, 2019