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EIA reports a slightly smaller-than-expected weekly climb in U.S. natural-gas supplies

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The U.S. Energy Information Administration reported on Thursday that domestic supplies of natural gas rose by 20 billion cubic feet for the week ended April 2. That compares with an average increase of 27 billion cubic feet forecast by analysts polled by S&P Global Platts. Total stocks now stand at 1.784 trillion cubic feet, down 235 billion cubic feet from a year ago and 24 billion cubic feet below the five-year average, the government said. The data also included upward revisions to the previous week’s stocks in the South Central region. Following the data, May natural gas
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was up by a penny, or 0.4%, to $2.53 per million British thermal units. It traded at $2.52 shortly before the data.

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