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Message Posted: Jan 30, 2013 10:36:45 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 increased by 5.9 million barrels to a total of 369.1 million barrels. At 369.1 million barrels, inventories are 30.1 million barrels above last year (8.9%) and are above the upper limit of the average range.

GASOLINE INVENTORIES:
Gasoline inventories decreased by 1.0 million barrels to 232.3 million barrels. At 232.3 million barrels, inventories are up 2.2 million barrels, or 0.9% higher than last year. Here's how individual regions and their gasoline inventory fared last week: East Coast (+1.3mb); Midwest...

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babyjudy
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Message Posted: Jun 8, 2013 11:21:31 AM

Okay
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OldMan322
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 9:20:13 AM

Same oh, same oh
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Tommyguns45
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 8:50:48 AM

Any kind of report on oil is a reason for them to raise it, then we go back to using less and they drop it again. The export of our oil and the up coming natural gas should be banned. Sale all the coal they want to China
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Hemi3tc
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 8:19:14 AM

Still able to export.

In total, U.S. refineries exported 3.1 million barrels per day of oil and products.
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 7:51:44 AM

yawn
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 7:01:53 AM

Standard report.
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prcoqui
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:49:57 AM

Inventories has nothing to do with price.
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Chem60
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:32:49 AM

Lots of crude, but all the refineries are either closed or barely producing gasoline.
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bbreff
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:32:24 AM



The EIA - a waste of federal taxpayer money.

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fordfan1
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:32:05 AM

These latest huge price spikes at the pump are solid proof that big oil is ran on Greed and Greed alone!!!! It does not matter how we consumers try to save on using gas and how high the supply goes the prices just keep going up!!!!!
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KentsterPA
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:31:15 AM

And the price keeps going up.
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wegman
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:30:16 AM

Something doesn't seem right here. We have LOTS of crude, not so much for the refined products.

And with a 55 cent jump is less than three weeks, I'm wondering what ripples from the national disaster that was Election Day 2012 is having in the short term.
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pitamon
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:30:01 AM

Because the refineries and Big Oil are greedy.
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nb52
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:29:50 AM

Oh those overpaid EIA bureaucrats.
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2parrots
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:29:15 AM

in the last 2 days prices here have gone up between 6c & 20c at stations on my route to work
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:27:46 AM

That tells me the refineries are cutting back on production to tighten the market.
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mandoid
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:27:44 AM

we are over 3 bucks a gallon here
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:26:57 AM

Ok
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:26:28 AM

up a few cents overnight
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:26:12 AM

ok
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:24:09 AM

Greed baby
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:23:52 AM

Gotta keep prices high if they want to make big bucks.
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Ferdman17
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:22:55 AM

How is it the crude inventorys are still so high and gas inventories are still so low. Price manipulation
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Tommy4Wheel
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:22:54 AM

Daily BS!!
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:22:47 AM

Invest in oil futures and you can be rich too!
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:22:06 AM

greed
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:21:08 AM

Price manipulation and greed.
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:20:15 AM

1 million barrels is just a smallest dent in the stockpile. Pure speculation is rampant here.
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:19:22 AM

The closing of the Hess refinery causing price spike.
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:18:35 AM

On Jan 31, 2013 4:37:32 AM, geneo56 wrote:

>What do you expect from the nations greediest industry?

There are a lot of other industries that are greedier than Big Oil. The only thing is they're not the size of Big Oil.
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:17:55 AM

More speculation fodder.
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:17:35 AM

OK
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:17:21 AM

Lies, damn lies, then there are statistics!
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:16:04 AM

Ok
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:15:37 AM

They are so full of bull its a joke. We talk about so much of a glut and overnight we are short.
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:15:15 AM

same old excuse to raise prices
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:14:24 AM

Gas prices went up 20 cents here this past week. Maybe this will help bring it back down.
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:14:07 AM

Not enough refineries.
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:13:40 AM

Springs a coming........
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:13:12 AM

ok
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:12:49 AM

I don't seem to be able to control it, so whatever...
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dhawk24
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:12:40 AM

We need more refineries to keep up with the crude inventories.
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:12:26 AM

Game to raise retail
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sawdust1825
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:11:33 AM

Prices are being manipulated again.
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subnuke
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:11:23 AM

stop with the greed talk - refineries are shifting to summer blend gasolines that dear leader obuma demands
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:11:09 AM

Give me a break - law of supply and demand doesn't exist in the oil industry - price manipulation does
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:11:06 AM

Just more crap.
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heartbroken2010
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:10:50 AM

i think this is called " dipping" , Read: pickpocketing
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:10:20 AM

Petrock has it figured out!

Prices have not just risen here in NE Ohio they can escalate almost every several hours!!!!
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:10:01 AM

greed thats all.
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2013 6:09:16 AM

Gas prices up .21 cents here in the past week.
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