Wednesday, May 6, 2009, 7:30 AM: Another price hike yesterday — to $2.29 — and it starting to feel a bit like the first half of 2008. I write this because wholesale prices shot up 20 cents over the past week, so retail prices have followed, and we have our highest prices of the year. Last year, wholesale prices seemed correlated to the stock market, and if you have been following, stocks have been doing better lately. I also understand there are some short-term supply issues right now connected to switching over to the summer gas formulation. I don’t anticipate another hike this week, but Patrick’s $2.50 prediction for this summer is reasonable. I don’t want to think that far ahead.
- Thursday the 20th, in the morning, fill up with gas. No time for commentary, and my Gas Game buddies have already… https://t.co/DsgWxHbABi about 11 hours ago from Twitter Web Client
- Ed says: Fill up today! https://t.co/tsx6ayIh7E 08:06:39 AM September 03, 2018 from Twitter Web Client
- Late summer snoozefest continues ... back to $2.99 by Thursday? https://t.co/1HVbliojum 04:42:54 PM August 18, 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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