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Old 04-23-2007, 09:40 AM  
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http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?p...d=afOlUzd30YOo

Pretty alarmist, IMO, but possible.

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Old 04-02-2009, 01:38 PM   #1726
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Old 04-02-2009, 02:17 PM   #1727
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Old 04-02-2009, 03:04 PM   #1728
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Around here they are saying 2.25\gal or so by Memorial Day.
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Old 04-02-2009, 03:06 PM   #1729
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Around here they are saying 2.25\gal or so by Memorial Day.
Around here it's already over that.
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Old 04-14-2009, 10:20 AM   #1730
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Gasoline expected to remain cheap this summer.

WASHINGTON – Despite the dismal economy, motorists may want to take to the road this summer. The federal government says gasoline prices are expected to stay relatively low.

The Energy Information Administration on Tuesday projected regular-grade gasoline to average $2.23 a gallon during the April-through-September driving season. The monthly average is likely to peak at $2.30 a gallon. That's still a bargain compared to last summer, when gasoline cost an average of $3.81 a gallon and soared for a time past $4.

The report also said U.S. crude oil production declined by 110,000 barrels a day last year because of Gulf Coast hurricanes, but should rebound by an additional 440,000 barrels to 5.4 million barrels a day this year, the first increase in domestic production since 1991.

In recent weeks gas prices have edged higher from their lows in December. Last week gasoline average $2.05 a gallon. The energy agency attributed the increases to slightly higher crude oil costs and refiners trying to recoup some profits.

The EIA report projects crude oil prices to average $53 a barrel this year, but to increase by about $10 a barrel in 2010. But it said a stronger-than-expected economic recovery, lower global production or "more aggressive action to cut production" by the OPEC oil cartel "could lead to a faster and stronger rise in oil prices."

Despite the drop in crude prices as well as cheaper gasoline, U.S. consumption of petroleum products, mainly gasoline and diesel, is forecast to decline for a second year in a row because of the economic downturn, the report said.

It said consumption declined by 6.1 percent last year, compared with 2007, in part because of the high cost of fuel in the first half of the year, and is expected to drop another 2.2 percent this year, or by 430,000 barrels a day. An expected economic upturn will increase demand in 2010 by 1.4 percent, the report said.

There should be plenty of gasoline available this summer. Refinery production is projected to increase by about 240,000 barrels a day compared with last summer. Total gasoline stocks as of April 1 were slightly less than last year at this time, but higher than the five-year average.

More ethanol will be blended with gasoline this year, as required by law. The EIA said an average of 670,000 barrels a day of ethanol to be blended, compared to 635,000 barrels a day last summer.

Still, the EIA said the growth of ethanol plant capacity will slow dramatically in 2009 as lower gasoline prices depress profits in ethanol production and the constraints in the financial markets curtail plant construction plans.

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Old 04-14-2009, 10:26 AM   #1731
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Sounds good to me. $2.50 a gallon this summer would be awesome. I, for one will take advantage of it and do some road tripping, camping, etc. It climbs over that though, and I'm going back into conservation mode. Last summer really made me evaluate what I was willing to pay for the stuff. It goes over that amount and I'll use it as sparingly as possible.
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Old 04-14-2009, 10:38 AM   #1732
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I can live with 2.50 I guess, but it still kinda sucks. I'm still going to conserve in my regular driving, but a vacation is not out of the question this summer.
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Old 04-20-2009, 04:13 PM   #1733
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Old 04-20-2009, 05:38 PM   #1734
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Crude closes at $45.88, down $4.45 or 8.84%
Looks like it followed the Dow today, dropped 289pts
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Old 04-21-2009, 06:38 AM   #1735
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Looks like it followed the Dow today, dropped 289pts
Did it follow the DOW, or did the DOW follow the drop in oil?
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Old 05-06-2009, 10:48 AM   #1736
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Old 05-06-2009, 10:50 AM   #1737
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Old 05-06-2009, 10:52 AM   #1738
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I wouldn't be surprised to see crude reach $70 before the end of summer.
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Old 05-06-2009, 12:43 PM   #1739
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Why is the price of oil up if supplies are at a 19 year high? What is going on in the market that people are buying now? I just dont see it...
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Old 05-06-2009, 12:50 PM   #1740
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There is not probably a legit answer.. If they can raise it, they will..
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