SOURCE: Wall Street Equity Research

Wall Street Equity Research

October 15, 2010 08:53 ET

Research on Spectra Energy Corp. and The Williams Companies Inc. - North American Natural Gas Producers Not Moving

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Despite a batch of natural gas operations going up for sale this month, most North American producers are staying put. Even though profits have been steady and capital is available for expansion, global economic uncertainty has created a preference for a conservative approach. is a specialized website where investors can have full access to free reports on oil & gas pipelines stocks; traders looking for analyst opinions on Spectra Energy Corp. and The Williams Companies Inc. are welcomed to sign up for a free one year membership at

Instead of expanding, the trend for capital use has been reinvestments in production and exploration within North America where gas prices have been strong. This week, natural gas prices rose overall, with some indices reporting increases as high as $0.25 per million BTU. Demand typically improves approaching the winter season but surprisingly natural gas consumption dropped almost 3% since last week. The drop is particularly surprising considering that there was almost a 5% increase in electric power consumption. Visit us at to understand the catalysts and forces driving or affecting oil & gas pipelines companies in today's economic environment.

Moving towards the winter, most North American operations are in good position to capitalize on increased usage during the cold months. Strong winter profits may make some consider expanding their holdings in the spring but for now there doesn't appear to be any compelling reason to do so.

Taking a look at the timetable for the next few weeks concerning financial results release for the industry, The Williams Companies Inc. is set to post its earnings on October 28th whilst Spectra Energy Corp. will be following a few days after on November 3rd. Shareholders and investors can access the free research Spectra Energy Corp. and The Williams Companies Inc. now by signing up at or

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