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RideAMoped

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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 1:59:08 PM

....and gas here is $3.49/gallon (avg). I can't wait to see what they do in the spring/summer. That should just about do the economy in.

FORWARD WE GO!!! WOOOOO HOOO!!!
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Buddy2264
Champion Author Tampa

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Message Posted: Feb 2, 2013 11:54:39 PM

It is February, and the prices have increased from the lows by $.60 in less than a month.
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brerrabbitTX
Champion Author Houston

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Message Posted: Feb 2, 2013 10:57:43 PM

There are advantages and disadvantages to the increase in oil production in the Dakota's. One is the fact that it makes much less premium than the old WTI sourced oil or the import stuff. As a result you will continue to see premium prices seperate from regular prices.

[Edited by: brerrabbitTX at 2/2/2013 10:58:21 PM EST]
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1OILMAN
Champion Author Alabama

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Message Posted: Feb 2, 2013 3:48:51 PM

Volumes are down however the overhead is the same. Only one variable remains to solve the equation, raise the margin. Thus in order to bring down prices you should start buying more. Aint that a quandary?
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HeavyDuty_cache
Champion Author Omaha

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Message Posted: Feb 2, 2013 2:19:50 PM

Titanic1985 - We are seeing our price for Mid-grade up to 20ยข cheaper than our Regular gas at some stations.

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jack4141
Champion Author Alabama

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Message Posted: Feb 2, 2013 1:52:23 PM

Hmm
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AFOS
Champion Author Chicago

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Message Posted: Feb 2, 2013 1:48:45 PM

The lowest priced stations here are 47¢ higher than last Monday morning.
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Titanic1985
Champion Author South Carolina

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Message Posted: Feb 2, 2013 10:18:43 AM

Gas prices are increasing in my area with a new twist. The price difference per grade of gasoline is $.10 to $.14. Add that to changing prices up to four times a day and different pricing for cash versus credit (except non-ethanol which is always the same) and it gets very confusing. The only road sign prices are 10% ethanol 87 Octane Regular and Diesel fuel. It is the case of "Let the buyer beware".
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bluenvoy
Champion Author Nashville

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Message Posted: Feb 2, 2013 10:07:52 AM

It's now February and gas prices are going up about 10 to 15 cents a gallon overnight.
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BigHorne1
Champion Author Missouri

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Message Posted: Feb 2, 2013 10:03:42 AM

Up over thirty cents in the last three weeks. This needs to be looked at, or this economy and our pocket books are looking gloomy at best.
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EdPG
Champion Author Boston

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Message Posted: Feb 2, 2013 10:00:19 AM

going up here daily
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plans72
Champion Author Ocala

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Message Posted: Feb 2, 2013 6:55:53 AM

It's February here and prices jumped .10 gallon just before 2/1
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valby
Champion Author Massachusetts

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Message Posted: Feb 2, 2013 6:44:19 AM

Big increases
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MIT05
Champion Author Massachusetts

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Message Posted: Feb 2, 2013 5:41:04 AM

In the last 10 days gas has gone up 25 cents here.
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sjhman
Veteran Author Atlanta

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Message Posted: Feb 2, 2013 12:05:55 AM

Still less expensive on average then 2012
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pacecar68
Champion Author Oakland

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Message Posted: Feb 1, 2013 10:28:30 PM

ok.
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traffic cop
Champion Author Boston

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Message Posted: Feb 1, 2013 8:33:59 PM

Badger2, regarding excuses/reasons/rationalizations for gas increases, you neglected the most powerful and persuasive of them all:

IT'S GEORGE BUSH'S FAULT!!
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ace12012
Champion Author Phoenix

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Message Posted: Feb 1, 2013 12:14:21 PM

hope everyone enjoyed those low gas prices.
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BUSSY
Champion Author Dallas

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Message Posted: Feb 1, 2013 11:40:32 AM

more of the same....up up up !!!!!!!
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catladyNM
All-Star Author New Mexico

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Message Posted: Feb 1, 2013 10:01:00 AM

Average today February 1 is $3.09.
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badger2
Champion Author Boise

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Message Posted: Feb 1, 2013 8:42:03 AM

Some excuses the traders are using so far:
l. Refinery maintenance
2. Rebounding economy
3. Spring driving season
4. Icy roads in some areas slowed deliveries
5. Positive outlook for China's economy
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valby
Champion Author Massachusetts

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Message Posted: Feb 1, 2013 8:25:37 AM

Not a good outlook
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MertieMan
Champion Author Lexington

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Message Posted: Feb 1, 2013 8:24:56 AM

Good luck down there, we just went to $3.59 plus per gallon in this area.
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jes
Champion Author Pennsylvania

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Message Posted: Feb 1, 2013 5:14:21 AM

$3.57 where I live.
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MIT05
Champion Author Massachusetts

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Message Posted: Feb 1, 2013 4:35:58 AM

$3.599 here,
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gasolineowl
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Message Posted: Feb 1, 2013 2:21:23 AM

$3.89 around here--what a deal--.
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sjhman
Veteran Author Atlanta

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Message Posted: Feb 1, 2013 12:52:52 AM

3.40 here
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2Tall
Champion Author Maryland

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Message Posted: Feb 1, 2013 12:27:10 AM

$3.49 gallon on average here.
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HeavyDuty_cache
Champion Author Omaha

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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 7:17:04 PM

Had to get your political punch in your post I see. If you want to make a political comment put it in the politics forum.
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Gas_Buddy
Champion Author Maryland

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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:13:06 PM

And I assume you'll be, as you've been doing for the past seven you've been a Gas Buddy member, posting these price

Sorry, but what does "It's only January..." have to do with spring/summer prices if you're not adding anything to your post other than "FORWARD WE GO!!! WOOOOO HOOO!!!"

It makes anything you're saying sound less than worthy of reading.
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WEPSMAN
Champion Author South Dakota

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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:02:58 PM

Going to be a good ride again.
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TrixieNY
Champion Author Buffalo

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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 5:45:43 PM

Use that moped to post some gas prices!! 18,000 points in 7 years???
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maxstar
Champion Author Chicago

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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 3:42:15 PM

Wrong category. Reported.
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