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Message Posted: Aug 14, 2013 10:37:56 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 2.8 million barrels to a total of 360.5 million barrels. At 360.5 million barrels, inventories are 5.7 million barrels below last year (1.5%) and are near the upper constraint of the average range.

GASOLINE INVENTORIES:
Gasoline inventories decreased by 2.8 million barrels to 222.4 million barrels. At 222.4 million barrels, inventories are up 18.7 million barrels, or 9.2% higher than one year ago. Here's how individual regions and their gasoline inventory fared last week: East Coast (-0.4mb...

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honda0105
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Message Posted: Aug 22, 2013 5:53:55 AM

so true, W-Dan.
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WanderDan
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 11:33:53 PM

makes no REAL difference
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timewalker
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 7:02:30 AM

Doing my best to use less. Hope everyone else is doing that, too.
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Vette1967
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 12:31:09 AM

Keep on using less.
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honda0105
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 12:01:04 AM

EIA reports are a bunch of hogwash. No meaning...
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timewalker
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Message Posted: Aug 16, 2013 7:04:36 AM

Exporting much of it too. Oil production here means little or nothing to the consumer.
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RogerB
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Message Posted: Aug 16, 2013 1:25:15 AM

- Very Interesting . . . .








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sydb7
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 6:19:33 PM

Prices remain high!
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hibsaw
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 11:24:28 AM

Oops!! missed this yesterday.
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Sneakers55
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 10:53:53 AM

On Aug 15, 2013 12:05:53 AM, TBONE3 wrote:

>Watch the prices start to climb. Labor Day approaches and prices climb.

No price climb here during Memorial Day weekend. No price climb here during Fourth of July weekend.

Hopefully, the same pricing will continue during Labor Day weekend!
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audreylw
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 7:51:16 AM

and gas price increases.
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bikerWI
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 6:04:02 AM

This is the lowest our gas has been compared to the national average.
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chuckohio
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 6:02:37 AM

That will push up the price of gas.
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Ferdman17
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 6:00:56 AM

Still means nothing
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cheapertvs
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 6:00:47 AM

This is but another artificial decline since BIG OIL started exporting large quantities of refined gasoline.
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Ringmaster2008
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:59:58 AM

Another way to keep prices up
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jppezz
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:57:47 AM

Letting inventories drop is a way of raising prices.
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naw62
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:56:53 AM

Watchout for the EIA
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Ray_10589
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:56:47 AM

we need todrill more
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Stevedog
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:56:46 AM

we are going to switch to winter blend soon, so expect some shortages
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jeff95519
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:55:50 AM

drill baby drill
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hockey_24
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:54:58 AM

dont let up thou
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ovillaone
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:52:53 AM

ok
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grandpadon28110
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:51:53 AM

Keep drilling.
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fillerupyeoww
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:51:53 AM

Then why are pump prices up .30 overnight?
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WR-INC
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:49:33 AM

Sounds like there's enough.
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GasholeMI
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:49:26 AM

So will prices go up as a result?
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oas
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:46:21 AM

"adequate" -- why should there ever be concern?
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Old Timer
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:44:58 AM

Sounds like it's about time for a price jump at the pump.
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djp071158
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:44:31 AM

Crude down from last year - at the upper end of average.
Gas up from last year.
My gas prices are 50-60 cents less than last year. Still high, but not as high as a year ago.
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HEBster
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:43:25 AM

Prices stable around here...
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Lengas
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:42:47 AM

Labor Day is coming.
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fhcmedic
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:40:21 AM

Goodness, some of these stories are bringing me down from my pre-weekend high! Way to go 10 y/o boy who saved the day!
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Toppers
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:39:49 AM

Got it
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sappie
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:38:49 AM

that's nice.
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AvantiMick
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:35:06 AM

Gas up!
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:34:13 AM

Ok
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mdalexander09
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:31:38 AM

Ok
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Quick68
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:31:28 AM

Crude oil inventories mean nothing. What must be stopped is the greed & corruption in Washington by our own lawmakers.
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billybopWI
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:31:21 AM

ok, what do you want me to say, we have just lost faith in these reports over time
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sparkie951
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:31:14 AM

Need to get them back up... Keep the price down. Letting it fall is how the oil companies substantiate higher gas prices artificially.
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epf
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:28:46 AM

Ditto to ClassicWheeler and mind boggling.
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Zuman
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:28:19 AM

Jut more crap.
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ClassicWheeler
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:27:37 AM

This is still wacky economics as far as I can see.
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snky2k
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:25:01 AM

442Nut, we got ours yesterday.
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442Nut
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:23:43 AM

time for a price spike
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:23:19 AM

Good
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:23:11 AM

My goodness, a weekly propaganda report. Who in their right mind believes anything this morons say?
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jacob5066
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:22:13 AM

"Adequate" is not a positive word....
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2013 5:21:35 AM

Meh.
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