Natural Gas Futures Rise in New York, Reversing Earlier Decline of 1.8%

Natural gas futures rose 8 cents, or 3.3 percent, to $2.528 per million British thermal units at 10:50 a.m. on the New York Mercantile Exchange after dropping as low as $2.405.

Prices had declined after the Energy Department reported a smaller-than-forecast decline in gas stockpiles of 78 billion cubic feet.

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