A more robust outlook for natural gas prices
is lifting prospects for producers Devon Energy (DVN +1.2%
), Comstock Resources (CRK +0.8%
) and Cimarex Energy (XEC +1.8%
), FBR Capital says in upgrading shares to Outperform. "U.S. natural gas market fundamentals have already undergone substantial structural realignment needed to balance the market," FBR says.