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Five Star Equities

March 19, 2013 08:20 ET

Natural Gas Prices Surging in 2013 Due to Warm Weather and Falling Supplies

Five Star Equities Provides Stock Research on Quicksilver Resources and Cheniere Energy

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Mar 19, 2013) - Things are slowly starting to turn around for the Natural Gas as warmer weather and falling supplies have sent futures to a 16-month high. Natural gas for April delivery on the New York Mercantile Exchange touched $3.965 a million British thermal Monday, the highest since October 2011. Five Star Equities examines the outlook for companies in the Natural Gas Industry and provides equity research on Quicksilver Resources Inc. (NYSE: KWK) and Cheniere Energy, Inc. (NYSE: LNG).

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Forecasts for colder temperatures in major consuming regions across the U.S. have been a major cause for the recent surge in prices. Historically, around this time of year temperatures are on the rise and the demand for heating begins to fall. MDA Weather Services has forecasted mostly lower-than-normal temperatures for most of the U.S. throughout the rest of March. Since hitting a four-month low of 3.125 per million British thermal units in mid-February prices for the commodity have surged approximately 20 percent.

Prices for the commodity have also received a boost from a steep decline in inventories. Last week, the Energy Information Administration reported stockpiles declined 146 billion cubic feet, compared with a decline of 66 billion cubic feet in the same week a year ago.

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Quicksilver Resources is widely recognized as a leader in the development and production of unconventional resources, including coal bed methane, and shale gas in North America. The company's proved reserves at year-end 2012 were 1.5 trillion cubic feet equivalents with 88 percent classified as proved developed.

Cheniere Energy is a Houston-based energy company primarily engaged in LNG-related businesses. The company, through its subsidiary Sabine Pass Liquefaction, has signed a 20-year LNG sale and purchase agreement with Total Gas & Power North America, Inc. Shares of the company have soared over 30 percent year-to-date.

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