While yesterday’s price hike to $2.35 was going into effect, prices on the futures markets soared, with wholesale gasoline prices going up 10 cents yesterday! Remarkably, a consequence of this morning’s London bombings is that oil and gas futures prices have dropped some, according to CNBC. So, I think the chance of a second price hike today (to $2.45) is pretty much zero, but I don’t believe we are going to be seeing much price cutting this weekend like we usually do. I reserve the right to change my opinion once I see how the futures trade today and tomorrow. Prices did not rise on Thursday, but they did on Friday, to $2.49!
- Still no rush to fill the tank ... https://t.co/ZGf83EEmk3 07:32:41 PM October 17, 2018 from Twitter Web Client
- Lack of drama continues with gas prices ... https://t.co/owaBr4Gdih 07:03:29 PM October 07, 2018 from Twitter Web Client
- Still looking for a price hike on Monday, but this is a silly September: https://t.co/hRv324DmcM 04:30:57 PM September 22, 2018 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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