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Commodities Corner: Natural-gas rallies, heads for highest finish in nearly 2 years

Natural-gas futures rally on Friday, headed for their highest finish in nearly two years, with cold weather expected to boost demand for a commodity that is running tight on supplies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 9th, 2018

Commodities Corner: Natural gas rallies to highest finish in nearly 2 years

Natural-gas futures rally on Friday to their highest finish in nearly two years, with cold weather expected to boost demand for a commodity that is running tight on supplies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 9th, 2018

Commodities Corner: Why prices of a popular heating fuel are falling despite the Midwest’s coldest weather in 20 years

Natural-gas prices are poised to finish Wednesday at their lowest in four months, even as a polar vortex has brought the coldest weather in at least 20 years into parts of the Midwest......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 30th, 2019

Commodities Corner: Natural gas will soon find more fuel to feed its rally

Prices for natural gas have soared by more than 30% for the month to date, recently touching their highest level in more than four years, and further price gains may follow with winter weather just beginning......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 16th, 2018

Commodities Corner: Natural-gas prices just booked the largest daily percentage gain in 14 years, up 18%

Natural-gas futures rocket higher Wednesday, settling at their highest price since February 2014 and logging one of the best days in years, according to Dow Jones Market Data......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 14th, 2018

Commodities Corner: Palladium hits another record, inches closer to the price of gold

Palladium futures rally Friday to their highest settlement on record, extending last year’s advance and narrowing their price spread with gold to the smallest in roughly 16 years......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 4th, 2019

Commodities Corner: Natural-gas prices set to heat up just as temperatures start to fall

The winter heating season officially began this month, with U.S. supplies of natural gas roughly 17% below the five-year average for this time of year—sending prices for the commodity to their highest levels since January......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 12th, 2018

Commodities Corner: Natural-gas supplies may come up short this winter

The winter heating season officially began this month, with U.S. supplies of natural gas roughly 17% below the five-year average for this time of year—sending prices for the commodity to their highest levels since January......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 12th, 2018

Commodities Corner: Why the Brent, WTI oil-price spread has narrowed

After reaching their highest level in about three years, the price spread between global benchmark Brent crude and U.S. benchmark West Texas Intermediate crude has narrowed in recent days......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 25th, 2018

Commodities Corner: Corn, wheat prices jump as USDA pencils in tighter supplies

Corn futures climb by nearly 3% Tuesday and wheat futures mark their highest finish in two weeks after data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture revealed forecasts for tighter supplies of the commodities......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 12th, 2018

Commodities Corner: Here are the biggest hurdles oil-market bulls will face in the next few months

Oil prices this month touched the highest levels of the year, but the market now faces a number of key tests......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 18th, 2019

Commodities Corner: Gasoline prices up 8 straight weeks, with California on track to pay the most in nearly 5 years

Gasoline prices at the pump have climbed for eight weeks in a row, and California is expected to soon pay an average of more than $4 a gallon for the first time in almost five years, according to GasBuddy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 8th, 2019

Commodities Corner: Palladium retreats nearly $100 after recent record highs — largest one-day drop in 19 years

Palladium futures suffered Wednesday from their sharpest one-day dollar decline in more than 19 years, losing nearly $100 an ounce for the session to mark a significant retreat from its recent string of record settlements......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 27th, 2019

Commodities Corner: Coffee futures may jump over 20% by year-end with global surplus expected to turn into a deficit

Coffee has fallen below a dollar a pound to trade close to its lowest level in more than a decade, but a global glut that pushed prices down for the past two years may finally come to an end in 2019......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 8th, 2019

Metals Stocks: Gold rallies to a 10-month high as trade-talk continuation captures market attention

Gold futures on Tuesday log their highest finish since April, as the stock market assumes a defensive posture amid the latest round of talks in the U.S.-China trade spat......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 19th, 2019

Commodities Corner: Oversold oil market will give way to gains in 2019, experts predict

Oil’s on track to suffer its worst quarterly loss in X years, but analysts expect prices for the commodity to give way to higher prices in 2019 as investment in the market and crude production slows......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 20th, 2018

Commodities Corner: Here’s what 2019 may have in store for commodities such as gold and natural gas

This year has shaped up to be a disappointing one for commodities in general, but next year may hold promise for some that haven’t done well in 2018, including gold, copper and soybeans......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 14th, 2018

Commodities Corner: Palladium at record high, with prices at their closest to gold in 16 years

Palladium futures are poised to notch a record settlement Tuesday, narrowing their price discount to an ounce of gold to the lowest in about 16 years......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 4th, 2018

Commodities Corner: Natural gas leads commodity gainers in November, but oil prices suffer the biggest losses

Natural gas was the best performing commodity in November, defying overall losses among energy commodities that saw crude-oil prices drop by more than 20% for the month. Lean hogs and palladium were also among the big commodity gainers......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 1st, 2018

Dec. natural-gas futures rally by nearly 12%, set for highest finish in 2 weeks

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Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 28th, 2018

Commodities Corner: 5 reasons oil prices are in a history-setting tailspin

Rampant expectations for a global oil supply glut sends the U.S. crude benchmark to its lowest finish of the year and pushes the global benchmark into a bear market on Tuesday, but some analysts say prices have fallen too far, too fast......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 13th, 2018