2 Ways to Play Falling Natural Gas

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This video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which analyst John Reeves and advisor David Meier discuss topics across the investing world.

It may seem like natural gas prices can't go any lower, but David thinks investors should be careful when making that assumption. Instead, David thinks investors should look for companies that are producing more liquids, which will pay the bills today. He also thinks investors should consider companies that will see big cost reductions as a result of lower natural gas prices. Finally, the video concludes with David's favorite energy stock right now.

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At the time this article was published David Meier and John Reeves have no positions in the stocks mentioned above. The Motley Fool owns shares of Denbury Resources and Ultra Petroleum and has the following options: long JAN 2014 $30.00 calls on Ultra Petroleum, long JAN 2014 $40.00 calls on Ultra Petroleum and long JAN 2014 $50.00 calls on Ultra Petroleum.Motley Fool newsletter services recommendUltra Petroleum. Try any of our Foolish newsletter servicesfree for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe thatconsidering a diverse range of insightsmakes us better investors. The Motley Fool has adisclosure policy.

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