Things are looking up for companies that have lots riding on natural gas production, and it's hard to find a company that is in a better position to take advantage of it than Cabot Oil & Gas (NYSE:COG). Its prospects are so good today, Motley Fool Energy Bureau Chief Joel South sees it as a better investment than big names in the space like Halliburton (NYSE:HAL) and BP (NYSE:BP)

Find out what makes Cabot so special in comparison to other natural gas players today, and also learn more what you need to know about investing in Halliburton and BP over the next couple of years by tuning into the video below with Joel and Fool.com contributor Tyler Crowe.