Please Note: Blog posts are not selected, edited or screened by Seeking Alpha editors.

Chemical Makers Ride Gas Boom-WSJ

|Includes: Dow Chemical Co. (DOW)

Lower natural gas prices is a tremendous boon to chemical makers and steel companies. Once the U.S. develops an adequate energy policy focusing on utilizing more natural gas versus oil the benefits will be even more pronounced. Companies like Dow Chemical (NYSE:DOW) have the opportunity to be huge beneficiaries in reducing their cost structure through lower input prices.

Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.