The U.S. Energy Information Administration reported Thursday that domestic supplies of natural gas fell by 115 billion cubic feet for the week ended Feb. 7. That compared with a decline of 108 billion cubic feet forecast by analysts polled by S&P Global Platts. Total stocks now stand at 2.494 trillion cubic feet, up 601 billion cubic feet from a year ago, and 215 billion cubic feet above the five-year average, the government said. March natural gas NGH20, -0.05% was up 1.1 cents, or 0.6%, at $1.855 per million British thermal units. It was trading at $1.857 shortly before the data.