energy price graph - 14-05-2018

Energy Market Analysis - 14-05-2018

14th May 2018 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Market Analysis

Gas prices were bullish on Friday with an expected rise in gas demand supporting contracts at the front of the curve and stronger coal helping towards increases further out. APi2 coal climbed higher on the back of a supply shortage in South Africa and import restrictions in China.


energy price graph - 11-05-2018

Energy Market Analysis - 11-05-2018

11th May 2018 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Market Analysis

Gas prices strengthened across the board yesterday with support provided by rising oil prices, higher storage injections, unplanned outages and an expected rise in demand. Below average temperatures are forecast for next week which will lead to an increase in residential demand, while US sanctions on Iran has resulted in a bullish oil market.


energy price graph - 10-05-2018

Energy Market Analysis - 10-05-2018

10th May 2018 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Market Analysis

Following a bullish open, the majority of gas contracts declined over the course of Wednesday’s session, with downward pressure provided by a weaker demand forecast. However, the back of the curve was supported by a strengthening oil market as stock levels in the US continue to increase.


energy price graph - 09-05-2018

Energy Market Analysis - 09-05-2018

9th May 2018 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Market Analysis

The warm weather ended with the bank holiday weekend and the cooler outlook for this week offered support to near-curve gas contracts in the morning. Flows via the Langeled pipeline improved but the system was slightly short, while a rise in coal and oil provided bullish pressure at the back of the curve.


energy price graph - 08-05-2018

Energy Market Analysis - 08-05-2018

8th May 2018 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Market Analysis

Gas prices inched higher on Friday due to supply constraints which resulted in a short system. However, the prompt shed from its price as demand levels were set to fall over the weekend thanks to warm weather. Further out, prices inched higher with support coming from rising fuel markets and a weak Pound.