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Message Posted: Dec 27, 2013 1:47:12 PM

A $3.399 gal Future?...Maybe, But, Prices to Take a Major Rollercoaster Ride Throughout the Year!

U.S. gasoline prices will indeed see huge swings and regional volatility in 2014, but GasBuddy analysis suggests that when all the final figures are calculated, the average price next year will fall by about 10cts gal from 2013 numbers. That would push the yearlong average below $3.40 gal for the first time since 2010 when motor fuel averaged $2.78 gal for the year. The usual upside risks will still be present (U.S. refinery maintenance, storm threats, disruption in the Middle East and North Africa) but 2014 projects to be a year that will find more consistent downward pressure on U.S. prices than in any year since the Great Recession...

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installer
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 6:10:15 AM

Sounds encouraging but can't see price dropping yet.
Hunter114
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 5:46:14 AM

OK
HAMMER90210
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Message Posted: Apr 30, 2014 11:14:47 PM

Ok
Poutine
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Message Posted: Apr 30, 2014 11:09:24 PM

Same old story here. If you want to drive, you have to pay the price (up or down) !!!!

[Edited by: Poutine at 4/30/2014 11:10:20 PM EST]
SfC1289
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Message Posted: Apr 30, 2014 10:33:55 PM

Okay.
Ebaz
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Message Posted: Apr 30, 2014 10:31:41 PM

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Ebaz
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Message Posted: Apr 30, 2014 10:31:25 PM

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Ebaz
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Message Posted: Apr 30, 2014 10:28:34 PM

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Ebaz
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Message Posted: Apr 30, 2014 10:28:19 PM

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Ebaz
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Message Posted: Apr 30, 2014 10:28:03 PM

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gasmask78
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Message Posted: Mar 17, 2014 12:00:51 PM

Hmm
gasmask78
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Message Posted: Mar 14, 2014 5:07:52 PM

*Sings Money by Pink Floyd*
JOHNJOEYJOE
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Message Posted: Mar 9, 2014 1:15:24 PM

It's all about world energy and the balance of power. The world will continue to be unstable.
doncNJ
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Message Posted: Mar 8, 2014 10:52:17 AM

We need to be under 3 bucks
Twinnie22
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2014 3:09:09 AM

Why are gas prices rising so much at the moment ? We're barely 3 months into the new year !
gasmask78
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2014 12:21:12 AM

not looking good so far, though
gasmask78
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2014 12:20:50 AM

we shall see!!
JOHNJOEYJOE
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2014 7:27:57 AM

All I can say is that it has jumped a lot in the past 14 days. And to thing the summer blends are still weeks away.
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2014 10:42:31 AM

ok
PAA64
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2014 12:45:32 AM

interesting
driveonby1
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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2014 11:05:54 AM

Nicely researched and presented. The consumer behavior section is particularly honest. Who knows?
scooby258_2000
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2014 2:40:43 PM

we just need cheaper prices so we can afford to do more...
honda0105
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Message Posted: Jan 4, 2014 12:01:57 AM

Robert: what's luck gotta do with it?
Robert44
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 5:00:50 PM

Good luck!?!?!?
Punai
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 2:35:54 PM

Are they expecting refinery outages for Michigan or have they already planned them for key times to make extra money?? So why is the price hike expected to be at the highest levels?
gasmask78
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 1:06:54 PM

?
gasmask78
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 1:06:24 PM

Hooray
honda0105
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 12:05:32 AM

I'll take a $2.78 average for the year any day.

With the amount of oil being fracked, we should have a lot cheaper prices at the pump.
hubers00
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 1:14:08 PM

Not good
citizen_joe
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 11:37:29 AM

The economy is in a death spiral, Obama won't be happy until we all live like 1984 Russian peasants.
Rick52
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 10:48:32 AM

Those Peaks are way to high... It will Kill this Economy..
randog
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Message Posted: Dec 31, 2013 11:14:20 AM

Old news.
pilotmass
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Message Posted: Dec 31, 2013 10:19:39 AM

My gas taxes are too dam high
msgt_usa
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2013 1:23:39 PM

Sounds like a foggy crystal ball.
neptune2008
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2013 12:09:04 PM

could it POSSIBLY just STAY THE SAME price??????
skybiker
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2013 10:56:28 AM

needs to be much lower..
fskrot
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2013 10:41:10 AM

Yes it will change
bullfrog69
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2013 10:27:53 AM

Old propagandist post!
AnObserver
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2013 10:05:21 AM

So GasBuddy is STILL predicting the price of gas will go up ... and will go down
LKnight598
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2013 9:57:36 AM

ok
itzagasgasgas1
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2013 9:56:00 AM

At least three days and probably tomorrow.
MrLuigi
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2013 9:46:56 AM

this article is sooo old
methaneman
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2013 9:45:29 AM

Ya sure you betcha! I predict the price will be manipulated all next year TOO!
ModelWarships
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2013 9:45:07 AM

wonderful
Asbury09
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2013 9:45:01 AM

prices are up 20 cents here in a week
montytexas
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2013 9:42:42 AM

Always fluctuating....up and down....and all around !!
alfaromeo
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2013 9:42:13 AM

Hope this is true. Then I will upgrade my vehicle to a V8 muscle :)
Mariuxus
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2013 9:42:03 AM

old..
Hangnail309
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2013 9:41:38 AM

Its that time of year when predictions are made about things ... but no matter how it turns out, we will still pay the price at the pump if we want to drive.

[Edited by: Hangnail309 at 12/30/2013 9:41:17 AM EST]
jimmy544
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2013 9:39:43 AM

How many days has this been up? Anyway it will be interesting to see how this plays out.
Winatgas
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2013 9:39:19 AM

Let's see a prediction of under $3.00 for 2014.
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