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Message Posted: Apr 30, 2014 10:36:11 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 1.7 million barrels to a total of 399.4 million barrels. At 399.4 million barrels, inventories are 4.1 million barrels above last year (1.0%) and are above the average range for this time of year.

GASOLINE INVENTORIES:
Gasoline inventories increased by 1.6 million barrels to 211.6 million barrels. At 211.6 million barrels, inventories are down 4.4 million barrels, or 2.0% lower than one year ago. Here's how individual regions and their gasoline inventory fared last week: East Coast (+0.1mb)...

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Tundralimited2009
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Message Posted: Jun 20, 2014 1:10:59 AM

Great...
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Kulas1
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Message Posted: Jun 18, 2014 9:46:32 AM

if we are doing so good why do the things going on in Iran make the price per barrell go up?
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Message Posted: May 6, 2014 5:55:38 AM

nemo: more like tar and feathers?
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Message Posted: May 5, 2014 8:46:16 PM

sounds great
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Message Posted: May 5, 2014 4:45:23 PM

Rockets and feathers.
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honda0105
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Message Posted: May 5, 2014 5:55:23 AM

bondo: market reaction will be usually what's best for Specutraitors and/or Pig Oil.
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bondo
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Message Posted: May 4, 2014 12:46:56 PM

I read these reports and still never know exactly how the market will react.
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lyanMI
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Message Posted: May 4, 2014 11:13:25 AM

HOpe to see some lower prices at pump
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JohnofGB
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Message Posted: May 4, 2014 11:11:28 AM

Now all you need is the capability to refine the excess crude in the USA
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honda0105
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Message Posted: May 4, 2014 7:50:06 AM

if inventories are up then why is Pig Oil jacking up prices? Hmmm.. lemme guess.. there are plans for a refinery fire in the works?
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Message Posted: May 3, 2014 8:36:57 AM

Blah Blah Blah
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Rockyguitar
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Message Posted: May 3, 2014 6:31:08 AM

So where are the lower prices?
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jtfftj
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Message Posted: May 3, 2014 12:41:33 AM

EIA=HFS.
Energy Information Administration+Help For Speculators.
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Edpap
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Message Posted: May 2, 2014 7:56:50 PM

gasoline demand won't increase without a significant price drop....and don't forget the 20 million not working thanks to 2 terms of obama and a do nothing congress, add more fuel efficient cars and alternate energy supply(elec, Nat gas) and the demand will continue to drop....and the economy will continue to stay slow
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chuckhermann
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Message Posted: May 2, 2014 7:44:13 PM

Not a surprise still. And now NY is looking to put 1,000,000 barrels in reserve at a TBD location near New England/NYC for times when weather knocks out power (think Superstorm Sandy).
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rat2000
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Message Posted: May 2, 2014 2:13:22 PM

Supply is High
Demand is low
Time for prices to fall big?
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Don20
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Message Posted: May 2, 2014 12:36:54 PM

That is a substantial increase, hope they can keep it up. Maybe we can get some cheaper gas at pump...???
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Message Posted: May 2, 2014 10:28:41 AM

Old News.
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slkmoo
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Message Posted: May 2, 2014 8:45:58 AM

no where in the article does it say anything about the record crude inventories as the title misleads us to believe.yes the total is higher than last year, but the price remains ridiculous
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Message Posted: May 2, 2014 6:28:52 AM

Because the lifting costs of frack,shale,and steam tar oil are far beyond affordable--without sky high manipulated world market oil prices,north America's leftover,hard to access,extremely expensive to lift oil resources stay in the ground.How "they" ever convinced so many people that North America was somehow even close to the massive,easy to access,super cheap oil resources of the middle east and Venezuela--I will never know--AM radio is my best guess.Oil for 10x too much? Yes,cheap oil...never.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:54:40 PM

If we have that much then why is gas 10x what the price is in countries that have nationalized their oil industry?
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:43:57 PM

I noticed that diesel fuel has not went up as much as gasoline.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:30:40 PM

do not like new format for articles.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:26:57 PM

ok
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gasper
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 10:39:47 PM

I wonder if fuel prices are ready for a major drop with all this extra oil and gas inventories?
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 9:38:59 PM

But the price at the pump remains high!!!!
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morris53659
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 9:27:19 PM

Good, that means prices should go down....yeah right!
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 7:33:23 PM

mmkay
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 6:48:02 PM

Old News.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 6:24:51 PM

The inventory numbers really don't move the wholesale price as long as they're in the "normal" band.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 12:45:51 PM

Time for gas prices to go down.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 12:19:10 PM

Happy May! :)
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 12:18:49 PM

Sounds good.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 12:13:30 PM

And there's no relief at the pump
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 10:23:42 AM

Inventories are up for refined and NON-refined oil, but the price to consumers continues to rise.

Time for another take-back. We consumers should cut back on driving by consolidating trips and stopping the Sunday drives to nowhere, thereby reducing the demand on oil producers, distributors, and station owners.

ONCE THEY FEEL THE MIGHT of the driver, they will decide a LOWER profit is better than NO profit at all.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 10:17:24 AM

All indications say that prices should decrease then. ????
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 8:50:26 AM

Some good news.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 8:48:22 AM

Good questions
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merlinCO
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 8:47:13 AM

Why are the prices so high?
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gasman50
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 8:43:41 AM

up, down....up, down...what's next..???
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 8:33:13 AM

And gas prices are still on the rise! Pure greed.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 8:25:45 AM

greed
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2khawk
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 8:07:14 AM

Then why is the price still around $10 a barrel?
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 7:51:45 AM

OK
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 6:36:42 AM

Ok
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 6:34:51 AM

Everyday I am on here I see people post "why is gas so high?" Gas will always be high if "we" (really it's "they")keep doing what we have been doing since march 20 2003,period.Cheap oil only comes from two places on earth-the middle east,and Venezuela--somehow through AM radio,some political candidates-and a massive propaganda campaign-north American oil developers have convinced at least half the population that the US and Canada have cheap oil? The exact opposite is the reality,north America has the highest lifting costs on earth-and will never provide anyone with affordable oil/fuel-with lifting,or break even costs of between $65.00 and $90.00 per barrel,north America's frack,shale and worst of all steam tar oil-are the exact opposite of affordable oil/fuel--and will be,no matter how much they extract--in comparison,true oil rich nations like Iraq,Iran,Saudi,Kuwait,Venezuela,ect have lifting costs of a couple of dollars per barrel-in some locations it still blows 300 feet in the air--our oil resources dont even hold a candle to that-without war,lies,propaganda,changing the trade laws,ect. they could have never gotten the manipulated world market price of crude oil high enough to frack-and steam tar out of pits in the first place--get used to $100.00+ crude oil,without the sky high price,they will stop fracking,and steaming tar out of pits-and we all know that is not going to happen.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 6:08:25 AM

Will be interesting if prices don't fall. Only so much space to put that stuff.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 6:04:15 AM

Meaningless
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 6:03:39 AM

When inventories are low prices go up, now they're high, and no price drop???
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 6:01:46 AM

ok
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