ITG Investment Research Releases Energy Industry and Institutional Investor Survey Poll of Participants at ITG Investment Research Conference
- Oil Prices: Two-thirds assume WTI crude will be at or below
$60/bbl when making investment decisions, while fewer than 5% use long-term prices at or above $80/bbl.
- Natural Gas Forecasts: 50% of the industry executives and investors use long-term NYMEX natural gas price decks of
$3.00/MMbtu, while 30% use $2.50/MMbtu. When asked whether gas was more likely to reach $1.50or $3.50first, 60% of respondents chose the lower price.
- Long/Short Plays: Nearly two-thirds of respondents would like to have additional long exposure to the
Permian Basinin 2016, weighted to the Delawaresub-basin. 50% of respondents would choose to have short exposure to either the Tuscaloosa Marine Shaleor Appalachia, with another 13% preferring to avoid Canada.
- E&P Sector: Only 40% of respondents expect the Exploration & Production sector to outperform the
S&P500 in 2016, similar to last year’s survey result.
The energy research group has a dedicated team of geological and petroleum engineers and financial analysts covering more than 150 companies operating in every key North American and many international energy plays. ITG announced on
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