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Message Posted: Jan 16, 2013 10:34:55 AM

The Energy Information Administration released its weekly report on the status of petroleum inventories in the United States today.

Here are some highlights:

CRUDE INVENTORIES:
Crude oil inventories decreased by 1.0 million barrels to a total of 360.3 million barrels. At 360.3 million barrels, inventories are 29.1 million barrels above last year (8.8%) and are above the upper limit of the average range.

GASOLINE INVENTORIES:
Gasoline inventories increased by 1.9 million barrels to 235.0 million barrels. At 235.0 million barrels, inventories are up 7.5 million barrels, or 3.3% higher than last year. Here's how individual regions and their gasoline inventory fared last week: East Coast (+0.6mb); Midwest...

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sweeteddy
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Message Posted: Feb 11, 2013 2:18:09 AM

good
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Bearcat500
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Message Posted: Feb 10, 2013 11:12:23 AM

OK
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pilotmass
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 7:44:30 AM

Inventory rise so does gas prices. Grrr....
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Message Posted: Jan 30, 2013 7:48:45 AM

Good
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Vette1967
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Message Posted: Jan 30, 2013 1:36:44 AM

So why are pump prices rising?
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99dakota
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Message Posted: Jan 29, 2013 5:32:21 AM

Good news, but probably will not affect prices right away.
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honda0105
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Message Posted: Jan 19, 2013 12:10:54 AM

we know by now that gasoline inventories do not always translate to lower pump prices.
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blupupher
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 8:33:58 AM

yet prices remain high.
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FogCitySpotter
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 7:11:51 AM

Ok
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pitamon
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 6:51:43 AM

So why isn't the price dropping?
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nb52
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 6:12:28 AM

Overpaid bureaucrats at EIA.
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kirzon484
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 6:03:55 AM

supply up, price down. lets see what excuse they use this time for high prices. should be amusing.
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checkum
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 6:03:11 AM

pump price should be a dollar less by now
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isem
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 6:03:10 AM

This hasn’t helped pump prices much in most places…
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 6:02:40 AM

Gas prices are controlled more by global circumstances, the by our inventory
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 6:02:24 AM

Law of economics - Inventories up>Prices should fall.
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smqua
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 6:02:11 AM

Seems like there is a supply to price disconnect
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 6:01:03 AM

Inventories are up - let's raise prices!
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 6:00:29 AM

they all keep raising the prices though !
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Ferdman17
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:59:01 AM

Well w
Seems to make no difference anyway.
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abk
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:58:01 AM

Need bigger supplies along both coasts to lower prices.
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:57:52 AM

Okay
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:57:26 AM

Prices go up right along with it.
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:56:25 AM

Prices jumped again at the pumps yesterday crooks
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:55:11 AM

Doh
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:51:25 AM

blah blah blah
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Alderaan
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:50:59 AM

You'd THINK this would mean prices would go down.
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:50:48 AM

Can we move on please
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:50:05 AM

Old news.
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LeeFree
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:47:09 AM

Not translating to lower prices in these parts.
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:46:36 AM

yesterday's news.
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:45:50 AM

Won't help lower pump prices.
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jeff95519
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:42:07 AM

prices should go down then
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:41:19 AM

$3.199 here
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:37:33 AM

Should fall
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:34:56 AM

Dow to $3.08 here was under $2.85 before the holidays.
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:30:23 AM

I agree with Maintroll
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:30:14 AM

Gas went down 7 cents yesterday here.
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:28:27 AM

Why do they even waste space printing this garbage every week.
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:27:24 AM

Prices dropping all around here, but not here!??
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:26:43 AM

Prices should be falling.
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:25:32 AM

So are the prices.
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:24:00 AM

Yawn
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:23:10 AM

Yesterday's news
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:22:12 AM

Lower the prices at the pumps.
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74celica
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:21:32 AM

and yet prices remain high
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stpetebp
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:21:13 AM

Inventory High... Prices High... Hmmm!

[Edited by: stpetebp at 1/17/2013 5:21:43 AM EST]
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:20:52 AM

and..
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:19:35 AM

/////It is possible that speculators are keeping the prices up and because the economy is still sluggish, there is little demand and so inventories grow. This is the opposite to what would normally be expected with supply-demand//////

no speculators, no artificial price jacking
let supply demand work like it should, revive this ecomanie PROSPER! then supply demand will kick the price up on its own

okay!
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2013 5:18:10 AM

My god, Drivefast has figured out the secret equation.
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