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  • Will The High Injections To Storage Bring Down Natural Gas?
    Tue, Jun. 17 UNG 15 Comments

    Summary

    • Last week’s natural gas injection to storage was above the five-year average.
    • Will the high injection rate curb down the recovery of natural gas prices?
    • The natural gas market, including UNG, heated up again on a weekly scale.
  • Will The Recent Recovery Of Silver Slow Down?
    Tue, Jun. 17 SLV 11 Comments

    Summary

    • The price of silver rallied last week.
    • The next FOMC meeting could impact the silver market.
    • The rally of silver also pulled up silver ETFs such as iShares Silver Trust.
  • What Could Bring UNG And Natural Gas Down?
    Mon, Jun. 9 UNG 5 Comments

    Summary

    • Last week’s natural gas injection to storage was above the 5-year average.
    • The natural gas market including UNG rose again on a weekly scale.
    • The current Backwardation in the natural gas market has helped UNG investors.
  • What Could Bring Down Silver?
    Mon, Jun. 2 SLW, SLV 5 Comments

    Summary

    • The price of silver dropped last week, which also dragged down silver ETFs such as iShares Silver Trust (SLV).
    • The U.S non-farm payroll report could impact the silver market.
    • The progress of the U.S dollar against the euro may affect silver.
  • What Is Keeping The Price Of Natural Gas High?
    Mon, Jun. 2 UNG 51 Comments

    Summary

    • Last week’s natural gas injection to storage was higher than the 5-year average.
    • The natural gas market including UNG rallied on a weekly scale.
    • The low storage levels could maintain the price of natural gas higher than normal in the coming months.
  • Will Market Sentiment Move Silver Prices?
    Tue, May. 27 SLV 3 Comments

    Summary

    • The price of silver remained relatively flat last week, which also kept silver ETFs such as iShares Silver Trust nearly unchanged.
    • The U.S. GDP for the first quarter could impact the silver market.
    • The shift in market sentiment could also affect the price of silver.
  • Will Natural Gas Break Free From Its Current Price Range?
    Mon, May. 26 UNG, DGAZ, UGAZ 22 Comments

    Summary

    • Last week’s natural gas injection to storage was above the 5-year average.
    • The natural gas market including UNG remained relatively flat on a weekly scale.
    • The weekly changes in storage seem to explain 8% of the volatility of natural gas prices.
  • Will The Price Of Natural Gas Keep Its Downward Trend?
    Mon, May. 19 UNG 11 Comments

    Summary

    • Last week's natural gas injection to storage was higher than normal.
    • The natural gas market including UNG dropped again last week. Looking forward, natural gas could keep its downward trend.
    • The warmer than normal temperatures are likely to bring down the demand for natural gas in the residential sector.
  • Will Silver's Modest Recovery Continue?
    Mon, May. 19 SLV 8 Comments

    Summary

    • The price of silver bounced back last week, which also pulled up silver ETFs such as iShares Silver Trust (SLV).
    • The minutes of the FOMC meeting could also impact the silver market.
    • The depreciation of the U.S dollar against the Australian dollar and yen may have had a modest effect on the price of silver.
  • Will Silver Remain Close To $20?
    Mon, May. 12 SLV 36 Comments

    Summary

    • The price of silver dropped again last week, which also pressured down silver ETFs such as iShares Silver Trust (SLV).
    • The U.S. retail sales, housing data and Philly fed reports could also impact the silver market.
    • The movement of gold could also affect the direction of silver.
  • What Could Bring Down The Price Of Natural Gas?
    Mon, May. 12 UNG 16 Comments

    Summary

    • Last week’s injection to storage was slightly higher than normal, which could pressure down the price of natural gas.
    • The natural gas market including UNG declined last week. Looking forward, natural gas could further fall.
    • Despite the cooler than normal temperatures the demand for natural gas in the residential sector declined.
  • Is The Natural Gas Market Bound To Cool Down?
    Mon, May. 5 UNG 6 Comments

    Summary

    • The natural gas market including UNG slightly rose last week. Looking forward, natural gas could resume its downward trend.
    • Last week’s injection to storage was much higher than normal, which may have contributed to the plunge of natural gas prices at the end of the week.
    • The low storage levels and stagnate natural gas production could maintain the price of natural gas elevated.
  • Will Silver Resume Its Downward Trend?
    Mon, May. 5 SLV 4 Comments

    Summary

    • The price of silver slightly declined last week, which also dragged down silver ETFs such as iShares Silver Trust.
    • The appreciation of the U.S. dollar against the Aussie dollar and yen may have dragged down precious metals prices.
    • This week’s Yellen’s testimony could affect the price of silver.
  • Will This Week's Releases Break Silver Free From Its $20 Price Range?
    Mon, Apr. 28 SLV 5 Comments

    Summary

    • The price of silver slightly increased last week, which also pulled up silver ETFs such as iShares Silver Trust (SLV).
    • This week’s FOMC meeting could drag down the price of silver.
    • The U.S. GDP and non-farm payroll reports could also impact the silver market.
  • Will Natural Gas Keep Descending?
    Sun, Apr. 27 UNG 20 Comments

    Summary

    • The natural gas market including UNG fell last week. Looking forward, natural gas could keep falling in the coming weeks.
    • Last week’s injection to storage was higher than normal, which may have contributed to the decline of natural gas prices.
    • Because of the warmer than normal temperatures the demand for natural gas in the residential sector dropped.
  • What's Up Ahead For Silver?
    Mon, Apr. 21 SLV, AGQ, SIVR 10 Comments

    Summary

    • The price of silver declined last week, which also dragged down silver ETFs such as iShares Silver Trust.
    • Janet Yellen’s speech didn’t have a strong impact on the price of silver.
    • The appreciation of the U.S. dollar against the euro may have dragged down precious metals prices.
  • Will Natural Gas Lose Steam And Fall?
    Sun, Apr. 20 UNG 34 Comments

    Summary

    • The natural gas market including UNG rose again last week. Looking forward, natural gas could start to fall by the end of the month.
    • Last week’s injection to storage was lower than normal, which may have contributed to the rally of natural gas prices.
    • Due to the warmer-than-normal temperatures, the demand for natural gas in the residential sector fell.
    • The low storage levels and slow injection pace could maintain the price of natural gas well above $4.3 in the coming weeks.
  • Will Silver Break Free From The $20 Price Range?
    Mon, Apr. 14 SLV 34 Comments

    Summary

    • The price of silver remained unchanged last week, which also left silver ETFs such as iShares Silver Trust unchanged.
    • Janet Yellen’s speech could affect the price of silver.
    • The depreciation of the U.S dollar against the Euro may have pressured up precious metals prices.
  • Will Natural Gas Keep Rising?
    Mon, Apr. 14 UNG 16 Comments

    Summary

    • The natural gas market bounced back last week as Henry Hub rallied. UNG also rose by a similar rate. Looking forward, natural gas could cool down.
    • Due to the higher than normal temperatures the demand for natural gas in the residential sector dropped.
    • The elevated price of natural gas is likely to cut down the demand for natural gas in the power sector.
  • Will Silver's Rally Last?
    Mon, Apr. 7 SLV 11 Comments

    Summary

    • The price of silver bounced back last week, which also pulled up silver ETFs such as iShares Silver Trust and silver investments such as Silver Wheaton.
    • The upcoming minutes of last FOMC meeting could affect the price of silver.
    • The modest rally of the U.S. dollar against the Euro may have curbed down the recovery of the price of silver.
  • What's Next For Natural Gas?
    Mon, Apr. 7 UNG 9 Comments

    Summary

    • The natural gas market cooled down last week as the Henry Hub slipped. UNG also declined by a similar rate. Looking forward, natural gas is likely to resume its descent.
    • Despite the lower than normal temperatures the demand for natural gas in the residential sector is falling.
    • The elevated price of natural gas is likely to reduce the demand for natural gas in the power sector.
  • Is Natural Gas Reheating?
    Mon, Mar. 31 UNG 10 Comments

    Summary

    • The natural gas market recovered last week as the Henry Hub rose. UNG also rallied by a similar rate. Looking forward, natural gas is likely to keep recovering.
    • The high price of natural gas is likely to cut down the demand for natural gas in the power sector.
    • The lower than normal temperatures, low storage, and higher than normal withdrawal from storage are likely to keep pulling up natural gas.
  • Is Silver Bound To Recover?
    Mon, Mar. 31 SLV 7 Comments

    Summary

    • The price of silver continued to decline last week, which also pressure down silver ETFs such as iShares Silver Trust (SLV) and silver investments such as Silver Wheaton (SLW).
    • The upcoming non-farm payroll report could negatively affect the price of silver.
    • The modest rise of the U.S dollar against the euro may have also indirectly dragged down the price of silver.
  • Has Silver Bottomed Down?
    Mon, Mar. 24 SLV 20 Comments

    Summary

    • The silver market has cooled down last week, which also dragged down silver ETFs such as iShares Silver Trust and silver investments such as Silver Wheaton.
    • Last week’s FOMC meeting ended with another taper to QE3, which dragged down the price of silver.
    • This week, silver might slowly recover after the harsh reaction it had to the FOMC’s decision.
  • Will Natural Gas Remain Above $4?
    Mon, Mar. 24 UNG 3 Comments

    Summary

    • The natural gas market cooled down again last week as the Henry Hub tumbled down. UNG also fell by a similar rate. Looking forward, natural gas is likely to fall.
    • The elevated price of natural gas is likely to slash the demand for natural gas in the power sector.
    • Nonetheless, the expected lower than normal temperatures, low storage, and higher than normal extraction from storage are likely to keep natural gas above $4.
  • What Could Curb Down Silver Wheaton's Recovery?
    Wed, Mar. 19 SLW 6 Comments

    Summary

    • Silver Wheaton will release tomorrow its earnings report and annual guidance for 2014.
    • The company’s rise in gold production is also bringing down its profitability, which will reduce its dividend payment.
    • In 2014, Silver Wheaton is likely to sharply increase its gold production mainly due to its Sudbury and Salobo mines.
  • Will The Fed's Policy Drag Down Silver?
    Mon, Mar. 17 SLV 20 Comments

    Summary

    • The silver market has heated up last week, which also pulled up silver ETFs such as iShares Silver Trust (SLV) and silver investments such as Silver Wheaton (SLW).
    • The weakness of the U.S dollar against the euro and Japanese yen may have also indirectly pulled up the price of silver.
    • This week the FOMC will convene and decide whether to taper QE3 again. This decision could curb down silver’s recent recovery.
  • Is Natural Gas Expected To Fall Further?
    Mon, Mar. 17 UNG 3 Comments

    Summary

    • The natural gas market cooled down again last week as the Henry Hub tumbled down. UNG also fell by a similar rate. Looking forward, natural gas is likely to fall.
    • The elevated price of natural gas is likely to slash the demand for natural gas in the power sector.
    • Nonetheless, the ongoing colder than normal weather, low storage, and higher than normal extraction from storage are likely to maintain natural gas above the $4 mark.
  • What's Next For Silver?
    Tue, Mar. 11 SLV 12 Comments

    Summary

    • The silver market has cooled down last week following the higher-than-anticipated gain in number of jobs added in February.
    • The depreciation of the U.S dollar against leading currencies including the Euro and Australian dollar may have also indirectly curbed down the drop in the price of silver.
    • The drop in demand for precious metals in Asia especially in China and India are likely to also play a secondary role in pressuring down the price of silver.
  • Is Natural Gas Heading Towards $4?
    Mon, Mar. 10 UNG 4 Comments

    Summary

    • The natural gas market remained poised as its price inched up last week; UNG also remained nearly unchanged..
    • The higher than normal price of natural gas is likely to bring down the demand for natural gas in the power sector; looking forward, natural gas is likely to come down.
    • On the other hand, the low storage, higher than normal withdrawal, colder than normal weather are likely to keep natural gas higher than normal.
  • Will The Weather Pull Natural Gas Prices Back Up?
    Mon, Mar. 3 UNG 5 Comments
  • Will Silver Recover From Its Recent Fall?
    Mon, Mar. 3 SLV 5 Comments