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Daily updates 01/17/2020
U.S. Natural GasFalling toward the $1-handle for the first time since 2016 as the weather forecast turned bearish for demand following next week's cold spell. The Feb-2020 contract is 7.2 cents lower at $2.005.
U.S. WeatherThe 6-10 day forecast is calling for above-normal temperatures to stretch across the northern half of the nation, with mostly normal temperatures in the southern half.
U.S. DollarStronger against major rivals after housing starts climbed to their highest level in 13 years to an annual rate of 1.608 million units.
OilFluctuating between small gains and losses even after Chinese economic data showed signs of stronger growth during December. The Feb-2020 WTI contract is 5 cents lower at $58.47.
Equity MarketsContinues to set fresh record highs after another round of upbeat data boosted investor optimism over the health of the economy.
GeopoliticsThe U.S. and India could soon be unveiling a limited bilateral trade agreement that could restore India's preferential trade status.
U.K. Natural GasUK NBP natural gas prices climbed higher on lower LNG supply and on expectations of stronger demand with colder weather slated for this weekend.
Europe WeatherMilder temperatures expected for the first half of the week followed by colder temperatures as Storm Brendan brings snow and ice to the continent.
OilFluctuating between small gains and losses even after Chinese economic data showed signs of stronger growth during December.
GeopoliticsEuropean members have triggered a formal dispute mechanism in the 2015 Iranian nuclear deal as Iran has gradually increased its uranium enrichment.