Rising natural gas prices and lower inventories boost shares of gas-focused firms, including...

|By:, SA News Editor
Rising natural gas prices and lower inventories boost shares of gas-focused firms, including WPX Energy (WPX +5.2%), the S&P's top performer. But Susquehanna warns of unwarranted optimism in WPX, seeing "weak execution going forward reflecting a lower than peer average capacity to reinvest and lack of visible scale of reinvention target." Also: CHK +2.8%, NBL +3.2%, COG +2.6%, LNG +5%, KWK +17.6%.