Today, Fool.com energy analysts Joel South and Taylor Muckerman review the natural gas price uptick. Prices per MBTU have risen for the sixth straight day and hit their highest level since December. 

On the flip side, oil prices have dipped lower on a report of about a 500,000-barrel reduction in oil supply. While you'd typically expect that kind of news to push shares higher, many were expecting a more significant drop in reserves.

This situation has put presssure on a few companies covered in the following video.

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