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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 12:01:24 AM

Oil falls, has 1st weekly decline since mid-June

NEW YORK (AP) — The oil market cooled off this week following some lofty gains.

Oil fell 79 cents to close at $104.70 Friday in New York. For the week, the price of oil fell $3.35, or 3.1 percent, the first weekly decline since mid-June.

Drivers saw a bit of relief. The average price of gasoline fell 2 cents over the past week to $3.65 a gallon. That’s still 11 cents higher than a month ago.

China, a major energy consumer, played a big role in this week’s decline in the price of oil. Traders were concerned over the country’s decision to press ahead with painful economic restructuring and forgo another round of stimulus even though growth has slowed.

Oil is still up $11, or 12 percent, since June 21, when it fell to $93.69.
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honda0105
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Message Posted: Jul 28, 2013 7:38:57 AM

not gonna see a change at the pump for a while - if any.
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gs7101
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Message Posted: Jul 28, 2013 7:25:10 AM

This won't help gas prices at the pumps!
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Bezalel
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Message Posted: Jul 28, 2013 1:30:57 AM

Some pump prices just rose here.
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Bigtex09
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Message Posted: Jul 28, 2013 12:14:23 AM

should keep falling
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bolobill
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Message Posted: Jul 28, 2013 12:05:08 AM

ok
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DragonLady76
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Message Posted: Jul 28, 2013 12:00:19 AM

OK!
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cnflash
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Message Posted: Jul 28, 2013 12:00:15 AM

Not fast enough.
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bobdec
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:58:23 PM

It would be nice if prices fall
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darkknight1
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:56:23 PM

Can't fall fast or far enough to suit me.
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ekidokai
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:56:07 PM

Good
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LQQKGAS
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:55:54 PM


Oil does not fall, It just has temporary setbacks on its way up!
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DarthDadJr
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:49:02 PM

As long as things remain unsettled in Egypt, price won't drop too much.
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Buddy2264
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:48:57 PM

Fuel prices went down $.05 in two days here at some stations and I just filled up.
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dld1295
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:48:24 PM

Oh what a big deal huh
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autohio
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:47:50 PM

Thank goodness
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gilfarm
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:47:43 PM

Come on down!
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serrog
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:46:14 PM

Only temporary
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bcok
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:43:24 PM

drop, drop,drop
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mstearno
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:40:40 PM

bring it on
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granitestater
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:39:53 PM

Yea!
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thunderstruck
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:34:08 PM

I'm sure they'll be running across the parking lots of 7-11's everywhere with their turban tails flapping behind them to post lower prices.
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rawdog1313
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:34:06 PM

Regulate Oil Speculation!
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59glide
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:33:58 PM

Pennys
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BREW9
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:33:02 PM

keep dropping
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BEADLADY2
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:33:02 PM

now if it would only fall more at the pump!!
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Johnnyrebell12
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:31:33 PM

LOL a whole $.79 drop that a drop in the bucket, especially with Ma talking of a three cent increase on the gas tax we wont be seeing a decrease on gas prices in this state for sure
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GasWhorier
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:30:50 PM

How long would you speculate this trend to continue? This has been a very rocky summer for gas prices.
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vcsuksu21
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:23:30 PM

price is not coming down here
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:20:03 PM

Good article
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millerin
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:17:09 PM

very nice
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dbadave
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:16:28 PM

this just in: crude oil up/down/whatever, retail gas still too high
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:15:45 PM

No explanation
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STLCARDSNATION
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:14:34 PM

HOPE IT GOES LOWER!
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boatmen
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:09:00 PM

pump prices till high 4.07
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BoerneWatch
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:07:34 PM

I don't know how much it declined but gas prices have dropped close to 15¢ here in the past few days.
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Carol7777
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:06:42 PM

Our gas prices have been stable for over a week. Then, the average dropped about one cent in the last couple of days. Not really noticeable.
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Lukus
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:04:30 PM

Great
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:04:20 PM

Ok
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:02:14 PM

Ok
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bvrbill
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:00:38 PM

Prices sure aren't falling much at the pump.
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NO_SWEAT
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:00:23 PM

So?

What difference has this made at the pump.
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fieldt
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 10:58:02 PM

Really hard to get excited about this.
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Blue48
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 10:56:48 PM

UP..D0WN..UP..DOWN!
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shivarr
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 10:55:57 PM

up and down
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FlyNFool
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 10:53:52 PM

Up and down, it happens everyday.
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 10:53:41 PM

Yes
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walkingtall
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 10:52:54 PM

oil falls,has first weekly decline since mid-June and traders are concerned over country's decision to press ahead with painful economic restructuring and forgo another round of stimulus even though growth has slowed.
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 10:51:21 PM

Yes
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bevmill
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 10:49:20 PM

Will it trickle down to the pump?
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cifuentesab
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 10:43:46 PM

And so what
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RevDrCBJ
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 10:43:17 PM

Would be nice to see gas prices decline
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