By my calculations, retailers are currently breaking even by selling gas for $1.41 a gallon. This includes the 10-cent summer premium. So, I don’t understand how, on the south side of town, gas prices are $1.35 or so right now. Given that, and with the a big 3-day weekend coming up, we have a nasty price hike coming, probably Tuesday morning, and probably to $1.63 or so. This prediction wasn’t worth getting credit for. There was a price hike on Tuesday, to $1.58 or so. It seems that lately, the 10-cent summer premium is just a nickle.
- History shows -- gas prices not always boring (and maybe a hike coming up this week): https://t.co/hMkQLmUIFq 10:44:59 AM August 19, 2017 from Twitter Web Client
- Fill up ... https://t.co/S2scAOTVvQ 08:09:40 PM July 25, 2017 from Twitter Web Client
- Best guess is a system-wide reset before the holiday weekend -- back to $2.39. Read this for more: https://t.co/QbBEWHsgbE 03:11:57 PM June 27, 2017 from Twitter Web Client
Why We Are Here
Ed A.: ab...@gvsu.edu
Craig P.: cr...@paull.net
Tim S.: ts...@gmail.com
Bill E.: pa...@yahoo.com
The name of the site is based off an essay Ed wrote for the Grand Rapids Press titled "The Gas Game". The current website was established later by Patrick DeHaan after he and Ed predicted gas price hikes on GasBuddy's website GrandRapidsGasPrices.com, as well as Ed’s personal web page.
Note: To be precise, add 9/10 of a cent to all prices described on this web page.
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