The U.S. natural gas rig count continues its steady slide, shedding another 21 rigs last week to...

|By:, SA News Editor

The U.S. natural gas rig count continues its steady slide, shedding another 21 rigs last week to 452, down from 892 a year ago, Baker Hughes (BHI +2.4%) reports. The U.S. oil rig count also fell, down 10 to 1,409 but way up from 1,057 a year ago. Canada's total for both oil and gas rigs rose in the past week but are down significantly Y/Y.