Just as the copper stocks were what clued us on the last 13 weeks of the copper move*, the natural gas stocks are trading higher as the commodity dawdles. Here are the components of the Amex Natural Gas Index (up 1.35%) on a day NG fell 2.3 cents, or 0.6 percent, to settle at $3.708**:
|COMPONENTS FOR ^XNG|
*See March 12's "Gold & silver vs. copper & uranium".
**Bloomberg headlines at 8:42pm EDT:
Natural Gas Declines in New York as Supply Gains Expand Surplus
BP Says Weak Economy to Keep Gas Prices ‘Depressed’ (Update2)