Nymex Natural Gas (NG)

Natural gas' decline resumes by breaking 3.86 temporary low and reaches as low as 3.825. Intraday bias is back to the downside for deeper decline. As noted before, whole bound from 3.255 is finished and current fall from 4.879 is expected to extend further to 161.8% projection of 4.879 to 4.2552 from 4.96 at 3.482 next. On the upside, above 3.997 minor resistance will argue that a short term bottom is formed and bring strong recovery. But still, we'll stay bearish as long as 4.252 support turned resistance holds.

In the bigger picture, current development suggests that medium term decline from 6.108 is still in progress. Such decline would now extend lower to correct the rebound from 2009 low of 2.409. Though, we'd expect strong support above there and bring another rise. Note that long term down trend should have bottomed out at 2.409 and we'd expect another rise to push natural gas through 6.108 resistance towards 38.2% retracement of 13.694 to 2.409 at 6.72 in medium term.

Nymex Natural Gas Continuous Contract 4 Hours Chart


Nymex Natural Gas Continuous Contract Daily Chart