Canadian natural gas prices have held up so well that the majors are taking strategic positions to prepare for an eventual demand spike. But the paydays could be delayed depending on the outcome of the Canadian federal election on Oct. 19.
Crude oil markets got a pop as they tried to look beyond this Greek debt debacle to the expectations that U.S. oil output will continue to fall and tropical Storm Bill in the Yucatan Peninsula may slow operations in refineries and oil platforms in the Gulf of Mexico.
In this interview with The Energy Report, Angelos Damaskos explains why oil prices could reach $75 per barrel in the near future, and why companies making good money now will make much more on the upswing, with great benefits to shareholders.
The silver-pricing method begun during the reign of Queen Victoria ends today in London as the $5 trillion market shifts to a more transparent process and regulators expand scrutiny of how commodity benchmarks are set.