Natural Gas is Up for the 2nd Day in a Row

The Hourly View for Natural Gas

  • At the time of this writing, NG1’s price is up $0 (0.04%) from the hour prior.
  • This move is a reversal from the hour prior, which saw price move down.
  • Regarding the trend, note that the strongest trend exists on the 100 hour timeframe.
  • Of note is that the 20 hour changed directions on NG1; it is now pointing down. The moving averages on the hourly timeframe suggest a bullishness in price, as the 20, 50, 100 and 200 are all in a bullish alignment — meaning the shorter durations are above the longer duration averages, implying a sound upward trend.

Natural Gas’s hourly price chart is shown below.

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The Daily View for Natural Gas

  • Currently, NG1’s price is up $0.03 (0.55%) from the day prior.
  • It’s been a feast for bears operating on the daily timeframe, as Natural Gas has now gone down 12 of the past 14 days.
  • If you’re a trader with a preference for rangebound markets, you may wish to note that there isn’t a clear trend on the 20, 50 and 100 day timeframes.
  • The moving averages on the daily timeframe suggest a choppiness in price, as the 20, 50, 100 and 200 are all in a mixed alignment — meaning the trend across timeframes is inconsistent, indicating a potential opportunity for rangebound traders.

Below is a daily price chart of Natural Gas.

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