As the month of April comes to a close, those selling natural resource assets ranging from oil and natural gas mineral rights, royalties, and leases to gold stocks continue to profit. United States Natural Gas (NYSE: UNG), the exchange traded fund for natural gas, is up more than 7 percent for the month. The exchange traded funds for gold, SPDR Gold Shares (NYSE: GLD), and oil, United States Oil (NYSE: USO), also did well.
Individual stocks also did well along with royalty interests and other energy assets.
ExxonMobil (NYSE: XOM), the world's largest oil and natural gas concern, is up 3.84 percent. Newmont Mining (NYSE: NEM), one of the largest gold companies, is trading higher by nearly 5 percent for the last month. Small caps in oil and natural gas like Mondial Ventures (OTC: MNVN) and in gold such as Premium Exploration (OTC: PMMEF) are also showing promise.
Demand for natural resources assets will only increase, especially oil and natural gas.
As detailed in a previous article on this site, BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP), the world's largest natural resources company, is investing billions in natural gas production in the United States. BHP Billiton is bullish on the Fayettevill Shale. It also bought Petrohawk, an oil and natural gas company based in Texas.
That makes it a great time to sell oil and natural gas interests in Louisiana, Colorado, Oklahoma, and other American states.
Buyers are paying a premium for natural resource assets in North America. The political stability and economic security is prized. That has prices at a high level. This video provides vital information on how to get top dollar when selling in the United States.