1. Winter Coming To A Close And A Great Week At Nape

    It was a good week at NAPE and participation was very strong. Thanks to everyone who came by the booth to hear more about the Advance Royalty Payment! As winter comes to a close, all eyes again are on the supply-demand dynamics. Many regional variables look to add to the volatility as natural gas de…Read More

  2. Extreme Weather In The West Brings Extreme Prices

    The last week has had some very cold temps in the West and Northwest. This caused significant short-term pricing spikes in natural gas in the Rockies and other western hubs — $10 and higher! However, nationally, the futures prices continue to degrade into the mid $2 range for the summer. We still …Read More

  3. December Weather Provides Short Lived Opportunity

    We expect royalty owners' checks this month for November production to be very similar to what they saw in October. But looking forward to the December production month, royalty owners will be very pleased. Due to the cold and significant rally in the natural gas market, natural gas heavy royalty ow…Read More

  4. Late Summer Market Swoon, But Not In The Commodity You Think

    Crude oil has taken a major tumble recently from recent highs in the mid $70 range. Oil-rich royalty checks have already been impacted by the discount to WTI in most producing regions. Now with the WTI price decrease, the further value of royalty payments will see a reduction of 30-40 % over the com…Read More