Coquest Daily Energy Report
Crude Oil Futures for July 2022 settled up $1.09 @ $110.65/bbl. trading in a $3.75 range including the overnight-RBOB settled up 0.15/cpg and Heating Oil settled up 1.86/cpg. Last Wednesday morning’s weekly Energy Information Administration domestic Crude Oil storage data showed an increase of +2.0 million barrels for the week ending June 10, 2022. Gasoline inventories decreased by -700 k/bbl. and Distillates increased for the time frame by +700 k/bbl., domestic refiners ran at 93.7% versus 94.2% during the prior week. Total domestic crude oil storage now stands at 418.7 mil/bbls. (ex-SPR) a decrease of approximately -5.5 mil/bbl. over the past five weeks while Gasoline stocks are down -7.5 mil/bbls. to 217.5 mil/bbl. over the same time frame. According to the weekly data, total commercial petroleum inventories increased by +4.9 million barrels for the week.
Natural Gas Futures for July 2022 settled down $0.136 @ $6.808/mmbtu trading in a 0.422 cent range including the overnight session. The Energy Information Administration’s weekly domestic Natural Gas storage report released early last Thursday morning showed that Natural Gas storage increased by +92.0 billion cubic feet for the week ending June 10, 2022- on the higher side of estimates, but certainly within analysts’ forecasts. According to EIA statistics, the current domestic natural gas storage total stands at 2.095 trillion cubic feet. The 2.095 tcf. represents a deficit, now standing at -13.6% or -330 bcf. versus the year over year average, while the deficit versus the five year average also continues – now standing at -13.4% or -323 billion cubic feet.
Receive the full Coquest Daily Energy Report by signing up today.
To send a question to the author, or to learn more about this topic, click here.
For assistance with brokerage or hedging services, please click here.
Disclosure: The risk of loss in trading futures and/or options is substantial. Past performance is not indicative of future results. The information in this message derived from third-party sources is believed to be accurate and reliable; Coquest does not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of the information. Opinions expressed in this material are subject to change without notice. This report should not be interpreted as a request to engage in any transaction of futures, options, and/or OTC derivatives. The information contained in this material is not to be relied upon in substitution for the exercise of your independent judgment. Seek independent financial, tax, legal, and accounting advice from your own professional advisers, based upon your particular circumstances.Back