September 06: Market Intelligence: Russia Natural Gas

Interest in Russian gas producers a possible sign of Kremlin-coordinated energy development efforts in the Baltic region

Global Natural Gas Producers Sep 06

Interest in Russia's natural gas producers is at its highest since April 2019

Online attention to major natural gas producers–primarily in Russia–is at its highest since April, in a possible sign of Kremlin-directed energy development in the Baltic region. Web traffic to pages on Novatek, Surgutneftegas, Baltic LNG, and the Gryazovets–Vyborg gas pipeline (a component of the Baltic gas pipeline system) drove the Predata signal. Surgutneftegas (SGTPY) stock price has experienced a recent surge of activity this week (see graph below) and as a result attention amongst equity ...