Oil & Natural Gas

S&P 500 Futures Trading Outlook For July 26

Stock Market Futures Considerations For July 26, 2017 The S&P 500 Index (INDEXSP:.INX) is bumping its head up against overhead price resistance.  A pullback to support may be in the cards before any sort of breakout can occur.  See key futures trading levels below for the S&P 500, Nasdaq, and…

Natural Gas Volatility And Its Impact On US Power Markets

Much has been made of the perceived decline in volatility in Natural Gas and power prices in the last few years. When LMPs (Locational Marginal Price of power) and natural gas prices are generally low versus historical norms, natural gas tends to be the LMP-setting mechanism on a macro level…

S&P 500 Futures Trading Outlook For July 24

Stock Market Futures Trading Considerations For July 24, 2017 The S&P 500 Index (INDEXSP:.INX) enters Monday’s trading session near overhead resistance. This may limit upside today. See futures trading levels for the S&P 500, Nasdaq, and Crude Oil below. Check out today’s economic calendar with a full rundown of releases. And note that…

Futures Trading Outlook For Friday: S&P 500, Nasdaq, Crude Oil

Stock Market Futures Trading Considerations For July 21, 2017 The S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) made new highs once more yesterday… but the broad market index is vulnerable to a pullback.  Any failed retests will likely give way to a move lower (and into deeper support levels).  See key futures trading levels…

S&P 500 Futures Trading Outlook For July 19

Stock Market Futures Considerations For July 19, 2017 After a brief period of consolidation, the S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) is attempting another move to the upside. On the futures market, 2470.5 looks like resistance. See more trading levels below. Check out today’s economic calendar with a full rundown of releases. And note that the…

S&P 500 Futures Trading Outlook For July 18

Stock Market Futures Considerations For July 18, 2017 Traders need to be alert and ready at key trading levels following a day of consolidation for the S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX). Lower supports may come into play today. See all trading insights below. Check out today’s economic calendar with a full rundown of releases. And…

S&P 500 Futures Trading Outlook For July 14, 2017

Stock Market Futures Trading Considerations For July 14 Stocks continue to float higher as the S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) eyes new all-time highs. For now, the June highs will serve as resistance. See key futures trading levels for the S&P 500, Nasdaq, and crude oil below. Check out today’s economic calendar with a…

S&P 500 Futures Trading Outlook For July 12

Stock Market Futures Considerations For July 12, 2017 The broader market is perking up this morning and looking to push past resistance. The S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) is looking to breakout over 2432. Charts with key futures trading levels for S&P 500, Nasdaq, and Crude oil are below. Check out today’s economic…

Natural Gas ETF (UNG) Looks Ready For Summer Rally

We are watching natural gas prices very closely right now. The technical picture makes a strong case to expect a reversal and summer rally soon. Here we use the chart of United States Natural Gas Fund (NYSEARCA:UNG) to show the two competing scenarios we’re monitoring. As of this writing, price…

S&P 500 Futures Trading Outlook For July 7

Stock Market Considerations For July 7, 2017 The jobs report has given stocks a lift this morning. The S&P 500 (NYSEARCA:SPY) is holding above very important near-term support… see my key trading levels for the S&P 500, Nasdaq, and crude oil are below. Check out today’s economic calendar with a full rundown…