Top Energy Stocks
Energy shares are lower in pre-market, while crude oil futures
Light, sweet crude oil for October delivery is trading up $0.48
at $107.71 a barrel. In other energy futures, heating oil is up
fractionally at $3.14 a gallon while natural gas is flat at $3.68
per million British thermal units.
In energy ETFs, the United States Oil Fund (
) is flat at $38.34. The United States Natural Gas ETF (
) is up 0.05% at $19.31.
In other energy news, Upstream Online reports that Nigerian
militants last night threatened to attack Chevron's (
) Tank Farm at Escravos in Delta State, urging workers to evacuate
the facility which also serves as the operational headquarters in
the Niger Delta for the US major.
Mortar attacks on the plant by the Movement for the Emancipation
of the Niger Delta (Mend) will take place in the early morning of 1
October, the report said.
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