Here's Chesapeake's (CHK -13.5%) conundrum: CHK has been touting its shift from natural gas to...

|About: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK)|By:, SA News Editor

Here's Chesapeake's (CHK -13.5%) conundrum: CHK has been touting its shift from natural gas to liquids as a way to overcome low natural gas prices, but its production of liquids is unimpressive so far. And weak nat gas prices make it more difficult to find the funds needed to drill the wells for producing the liquids. For today at least, this explains more of CHK's price swoon than McClendon's antics.