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Gas Price's New Year's Resolution: Stability

CSP Daily News -- WASHINGTON -- Following last year's volatility, 2013 has started with relative price stability at the pump, according to AAA's Jan. 22 Fuel Gauge Report. In the first 22 days of the year, the national average has yet to record a daily price change of a penny or more per gallon. By comparison, daily prices in December changed by at least that much 15 times.

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honda0105
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Message Posted: Jan 28, 2013 5:49:41 AM

going up, going down, steady, going up, going down, steady... I guess that's stability, too?
clpassenubye
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 1:10:35 AM

So much for the stability resolution
crreed1
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:26:57 AM

gas is going up here
granitestater
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:21:07 AM

Around here, gas has moved little. Diesel has moved not at all...
frostyWV
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:14:54 AM

how long will that last???
arb0526
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:14:41 AM

ok
Jmac2008
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:12:45 AM

the only thing stable about gas prices is that you can expect them to keep going up.
naspa
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:12:03 AM

Not really. Speculators don't make money on flat prices.
yakstar
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:11:49 AM

Stability is a goal, that's all...
Rageagainsttm
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:11:13 AM

I doubt that.
tedjm1
Champion Author New York

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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:11:00 AM

Okay
Focus2
Champion Author Illinois

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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:10:44 AM

Tuesdays and Thursday gas prices rising. After they have already done it to you in between is stable until next time when it rises again.
pa79th
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:10:09 AM

Didn't this story get posted a few days ago?
obimerrill
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:10:06 AM

It has jumped here by 10-20 cents/gal on at least 2-3 occasions!
regout
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:09:58 AM

We will see.
Cashless
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:09:40 AM

This morning gas was at $3.08 a gallon here in Akron, Ohio. Current price is at $3.45!
ManOfLeisureII
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:09:07 AM

Puhleeeeze.....
Glock26
Champion Author Dayton

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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:08:28 AM

Its just getting started!!!
jetskijerry
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:08:18 AM

crooks
Prodaddy
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:08:13 AM

I want lower gas prices
jetskijerry
Champion Author North Carolina

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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:08:05 AM

Yeah...Demand is lowering, so export!
madison8359
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:07:12 AM

MEMO TO SELF: don't could count on price stability.
PrinceLH
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:06:52 AM

Stability in being too high!
nomad228
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:05:59 AM

no such thing.
WIPACKERFAN
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:04:36 AM

Stability and gas prices: these are not used in the same sentence.
Blue_Cruzer
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:04:30 AM

Maybe not the national average, but the local prices around here have been up and down like a yoyo.
Badjef
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:04:12 AM

If Washington wants higher prices, we will have higher prices.
cheaper0ON
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:03:42 AM

Good to know.
RQCraig
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:03:19 AM

If one thing is certain it won't stay steady for long
SavALot
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:56:54 PM

stability and low prices!
wshho51
Rookie Author Tampa

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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:56:25 PM

I don't believe this staetment. But it would be nice if this is true.
N4PIP
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:55:32 PM

Prices have been inching higher for two months now.
OGW
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:53:16 PM

I want prices to go down not remain stable!
CiVX
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:51:27 PM

Will I will use as little as I can just the same.
SparkieMi
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:50:44 PM

It has jumped up then trickle down several times already!!!
Shakleelady31
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:47:01 PM

It's already been up and down here.
Yonkers111
Champion Author Scranton

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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:46:53 PM

Kind of a small sample so far.
DustyHorse
Champion Author Virginia

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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:46:21 PM

The problem is it should be going down. So in this case stability is a bad thing.
DanMtz
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:43:12 PM

Yes, we're in a malaise.
oppdetcon
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:41:39 PM

OK...
SpankyMI
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:41:36 PM

Yes, gas prices will be stable at the high end!
weenoo215
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:40:19 PM

Good to know.
TXRanger09
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:39:36 PM

Thought the chart in this article was interesting. AAA put average American gasoline consumption at 1.140 gallons annually, or 22 gallons per week. I'd love to see GasBuddy ask in the Sunday poll, "How many gallons, per week, does the average GasBuddy member buy?". Personally, triple A has us pegged. We try to stay at 10 gallons of gas for the car, 10 gals of diesel for the truck, per week. How do they know? Spooky.
REKEY
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:35:23 PM

Stable until when?
BREW9
Champion Author Tampa

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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:33:39 PM

wow
s6sputnik
Champion Author Austin

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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:32:12 PM

Too high
Dragnet
Champion Author Arizona

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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:32:11 PM

Fat Chance!!! Lies, Lies, Lies. Sounds more like the Democratic Convention and the blow hard we have in the WH!
mia3bxs
All-Star Author Miami

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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:32:04 PM

Good news.
libertyut
Champion Author Utah

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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:29:52 PM

They made a profit when gas was sold at $0.25 a gallon. Gas is to high.
69Bonne
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:27:03 PM

Stable would be nice, but recently the trend around here is when the price gets close to $3/gal then the refineries jack up the price 15-25 cents and then down it comes again very slowly.
bston
Champion Author Oklahoma City

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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:26:37 PM

Prices are up here by a good 10% so far this year.
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