Apollo Energy publishes a daily energy market analysis, focusing on the gas, power and oil markets including a commentary on how the markets close and open. Our analysis provides insight on how the markets are performing and also considers various factors which could dictate price changes in the future.
The analysis also contains a graph which tracks the one-year forward price of both gas and electricity as well as changes to Brent crude oil.
Gas prices increased yesterday afternoon, erasing early morning losses with direction coming from bullish coal, oil and carbon markets. However, upward movement at the front of the curve was capped by a milder weather outlook and comfortable supply.
Gas prices displayed little movement yesterday with only minor changes displayed earlier in the session. Oil prices climbed higher, limiting any losses, while carbon moved in the opposite direction, creating mixed sentiment.
Gas prices decreased yesterday with the stronger losses displayed at the front of the curve. Supply levels were healthy, offsetting a rise in demand, while the short term weather outlook is mild, contributing to the bearish sentiment.
Gas prices were pressured down by a significant drop in coal yesterday, with oil and carbon markets also displaying a loss. Mild temperatures helped to weigh on the near-curve, although a drop in Dutch flows via the BBL pipeline limited losses on the prompt.