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Natural Gas Close To Filling Price Gap

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Natural Gas Futures--- Natural gas futures in the January contract are currently down 4 points at 3.15 continuing its short-term bearish trend & if you have been reading my previous blogs you understand that I think the price gap which was created over 2 weeks ago will be filled around the 3.05/3.10 level as then I will be interested in a possible bullish position once that situation occurs.

Natural gas prices are now trading under their 20 and 100 day moving average telling you that the short-term trend is lower, however its basically been sideways over the last 6 months as we are entering the volatile winter season as I will not take a short position in this commodity.

At the current time my only bullish recommendation in the energy sector is in crude oil as natural gas and oil are completely different products and can go in opposite directions as warmer temperatures in the Midwestern part of the United States is to blame for the recent downdraft in prices, however I think that will change quickly as we start to enter the month of December.

Natural gas prices gaped higher 2 weeks ago due to the fact that we had record cold temperatures sending prices sharply higher, however I would be very surprised if this market doesn't trade back down to the 3.05 level in the coming days ahead so be patient as I still think gas prices are cheap especially heading into the extremely volatile winter season as I think the downside is quite limited.




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Michael is the sole owner of SEERYFUTURES.COM which is a commodity futures and options consulting, advisory, and educational firm.

Michael frequently appears on multiple business networks including Bloomberg News, Fox Business, CNBC Worldwide, CNN Business, and Bloomberg TV. He also writes market commentary for several commodity websites and is interviewed for commodity comments by the Wall Street Journal. He is also a guest on First Business, which is a national and internationally syndicated business show.
Michael started his career in 1990 at the Chicago Board of Trade as a runner. He soon worked his way up to becoming a Series 3 broker. He works with seasoned traders as well as novice beginners educating them on trading the futures markets as well as using simple and complex option strategies. Michael covers all markets including grains, metals, energies, and all other futures markets that are traded.
To Michael the biggest lesson any trader needs to learn is risk management. Michael believes this is the most important factor in trading. He also works with traders to help them determine the proper risk for their trading style. Michael has spent a lot of time educating his clients to help them understand trading strategies and trading techniques while enjoying spending quality time with customers going over the markets or just talking general trading philosophies.

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