Frac Spread

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

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

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

Frac Spread: Markets Try To Navigate Geopolitical Straits

Factors that push up prices are countered by those that pull them down.

June 27, 2019

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

Frac Spread: Ethane Anxious To Get Cracking

Mont Belvieu price sags to a 40-month low as NGL slump continues.

June 20, 2019

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

Frac Spread: Gloom Persists But Price Pickup Could Be Near

Butane’s free-fall drops it to the lowest point since Hart Energy began tracking NGL prices.

June 13, 2019

Frac Spread , Shale Plays

As Permian Oil Production Turns Lighter, Price Outlook Darkens

The United States may now be the world's biggest crude producer, but the oil being produced in its prolific Permian basin is increasingly too light in density for domestic refiners or for exports, eroding prices for these orphan barrels.

June 6, 2019

Frac Spread

Frac Spread: Cloudy Outlook For Crude

Brent prices are expected to continue to struggle in the near-term before improving in the second-half of the year.

June 6, 2019

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

Frac Spread: Markets Unbalanced By China Trade Fears

Geopolitical concerns and recent data would likely drive up the price of oil, but traders are rattled by concerns that a trade war will unhinge the global economy.

May 30, 2019

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

Frac Spread: Butane Prices Lead The Way Down

With high inventories and limited export possibilities, NGL prices drop and margins are squeezed.

May 23, 2019

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

Frac Spread: NGL Inventories Rise, Prices Fall

Oil bucks the NGL price trend as geopolitical tensions unnerve traders.

May 16, 2019

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

Frac Spread: Wary Of A Weakening Economy

As traders study the U.S.-China trade tiff, the oil price rise is tepid and NGL prices plummet.

May 9, 2019