Not Logged In Log In   Sign Up   Points Leaders
Follow Us    10:04 PM

GasBuddy News Article

35
votes
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.

Read the Full Article

Submitted Jan 24, 2013 By: Teslukbla
Category: Daily News Article Discussions > Topics Add to favorite topics  
Author Topic: Gas Price's New Year's Resolution: Stability Back to Topics
REPLIES (newest first) Post a Reply
Profile Pic
honda0105
Champion Author Tallahassee

Posts:23,421
Points:2,301,690
Joined:Nov 2008
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?
Profile Pic
clpassenubye
Champion Author Los Angeles

Posts:3,949
Points:1,350,245
Joined:Mar 2011
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 1:10:35 AM

So much for the stability resolution
Profile Pic
crreed1
Champion Author West Virginia

Posts:4,669
Points:3,129,495
Joined:May 2005
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:26:57 AM

gas is going up here
Profile Pic
granitestater
Champion Author New Hampshire

Posts:12,406
Points:2,110,730
Joined:Oct 2008
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:21:07 AM

Around here, gas has moved little. Diesel has moved not at all...
Profile Pic
frostyWV
Champion Author West Virginia

Posts:2,340
Points:521,130
Joined:May 2011
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:14:54 AM

how long will that last???
Profile Pic
arb0526
Champion Author Greensboro

Posts:2,781
Points:582,685
Joined:Mar 2011
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:14:41 AM

ok
Profile Pic
Jmac2008
Champion Author Missouri

Posts:4,482
Points:1,443,520
Joined:Dec 2008
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.
Profile Pic
naspa
Champion Author Cleveland

Posts:4,294
Points:1,043,650
Joined:Jan 2012
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:12:03 AM

Not really. Speculators don't make money on flat prices.
Profile Pic
yakstar
Champion Author Montreal

Posts:5,095
Points:1,147,175
Joined:Jan 2012
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:11:49 AM

Stability is a goal, that's all...
Profile Pic
Rageagainsttm
Champion Author Tampa

Posts:11,022
Points:2,572,335
Joined:Jul 2007
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:11:13 AM

I doubt that.
Profile Pic
tedjm1
Champion Author New York

Posts:5,609
Points:801,050
Joined:Dec 2006
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:11:00 AM

Okay
Profile Pic
Focus2
Champion Author Illinois

Posts:8,165
Points:2,124,455
Joined:Mar 2006
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.
Profile Pic
pa79th
Champion Author Pennsylvania

Posts:4,661
Points:1,886,775
Joined:Jun 2007
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:10:09 AM

Didn't this story get posted a few days ago?
Profile Pic
obimerrill
Champion Author Cincinnati

Posts:4,333
Points:980,465
Joined:Jul 2012
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:10:06 AM

It has jumped here by 10-20 cents/gal on at least 2-3 occasions!
Profile Pic
regout
Champion Author Quebec

Posts:5,815
Points:1,518,905
Joined:May 2010
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:09:58 AM

We will see.
Profile Pic
Cashless
Champion Author Akron

Posts:6,432
Points:1,425,860
Joined:Apr 2011
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!
Profile Pic
ManOfLeisureII
Champion Author Philadelphia

Posts:4,715
Points:1,141,640
Joined:Jan 2012
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:09:07 AM

Puhleeeeze.....
Profile Pic
Glock26
Champion Author Dayton

Posts:4,291
Points:1,293,810
Joined:Mar 2011
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:08:28 AM

Its just getting started!!!
Profile Pic
jetskijerry
Champion Author North Carolina

Posts:6,729
Points:1,454,660
Joined:Mar 2011
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:08:18 AM

crooks
Profile Pic
Prodaddy
Champion Author Houston

Posts:11,217
Points:2,577,345
Joined:May 2007
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:08:13 AM

I want lower gas prices
Profile Pic
jetskijerry
Champion Author North Carolina

Posts:6,729
Points:1,454,660
Joined:Mar 2011
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:08:05 AM

Yeah...Demand is lowering, so export!
Profile Pic
madison8359
Champion Author Cleveland

Posts:16,506
Points:2,283,430
Joined:Apr 2008
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:07:12 AM

MEMO TO SELF: don't could count on price stability.
Profile Pic
PrinceLH
Champion Author Ontario

Posts:5,602
Points:1,229,870
Joined:Jun 2011
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:06:52 AM

Stability in being too high!
Profile Pic
nomad228
Champion Author Columbus

Posts:3,208
Points:592,275
Joined:Feb 2011
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:05:59 AM

no such thing.
Profile Pic
WIPACKERFAN
Champion Author Chicago

Posts:11,689
Points:2,532,405
Joined:Aug 2005
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:04:36 AM

Stability and gas prices: these are not used in the same sentence.
Profile Pic
Blue_Cruzer
Champion Author Lexington

Posts:8,894
Points:1,942,465
Joined:Mar 2007
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.
Profile Pic
Badjef
Champion Author Florida

Posts:7,026
Points:1,510,165
Joined:Jan 2011
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:04:12 AM

If Washington wants higher prices, we will have higher prices.
Profile Pic
cheaper0ON
Champion Author Ontario

Posts:3,849
Points:1,088,155
Joined:Jan 2012
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:03:42 AM

Good to know.
Profile Pic
RQCraig
Champion Author Texas

Posts:3,356
Points:831,245
Joined:Nov 2012
Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:03:19 AM

If one thing is certain it won't stay steady for long
Profile Pic
SavALot
Champion Author Virginia Beach

Posts:10,790
Points:2,374,085
Joined:Apr 2005
Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:56:54 PM

stability and low prices!
Profile Pic
wshho51
Rookie Author Tampa

Posts:9
Points:60,180
Joined:Sep 2012
Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:56:25 PM

I don't believe this staetment. But it would be nice if this is true.
Profile Pic
N4PIP
Champion Author Miami

Posts:2,886
Points:1,082,945
Joined:Jan 2012
Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:55:32 PM

Prices have been inching higher for two months now.
Profile Pic
OGW
Champion Author London

Posts:7,120
Points:2,131,090
Joined:Sep 2005
Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:53:16 PM

I want prices to go down not remain stable!
Profile Pic
CiVX
Champion Author Oakland

Posts:9,684
Points:2,024,965
Joined:Feb 2009
Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:51:27 PM

Will I will use as little as I can just the same.
Profile Pic
SparkieMi
Champion Author Kalamazoo

Posts:5,997
Points:1,259,295
Joined:Sep 2011
Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:50:44 PM

It has jumped up then trickle down several times already!!!
Profile Pic
Shakleelady31
All-Star Author Fort Wayne

Posts:660
Points:961,860
Joined:Jan 2012
Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:47:01 PM

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

Posts:8,344
Points:859,325
Joined:Apr 2007
Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:46:53 PM

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

Posts:8,906
Points:2,048,210
Joined:Oct 2008
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.
Profile Pic
DanMtz
Champion Author Oakland

Posts:6,253
Points:1,935,390
Joined:Oct 2009
Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:43:12 PM

Yes, we're in a malaise.
Profile Pic
oppdetcon
Champion Author Ottawa

Posts:3,315
Points:1,149,730
Joined:Feb 2011
Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:41:39 PM

OK...
Profile Pic
SpankyMI
Champion Author Kalamazoo

Posts:5,105
Points:1,398,175
Joined:Jan 2011
Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:41:36 PM

Yes, gas prices will be stable at the high end!
Profile Pic
weenoo215
Champion Author Illinois

Posts:2,247
Points:310,660
Joined:Jan 2013
Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:40:19 PM

Good to know.
Profile Pic
TXRanger09
Champion Author Dallas

Posts:4,008
Points:1,352,770
Joined:May 2009
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.
Profile Pic
REKEY
Champion Author South Carolina

Posts:11,428
Points:2,380,895
Joined:May 2008
Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:35:23 PM

Stable until when?
Profile Pic
BREW9
Champion Author Tampa

Posts:3,767
Points:3,603,635
Joined:Jun 2004
Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:33:39 PM

wow
Profile Pic
s6sputnik
Champion Author Austin

Posts:7,708
Points:1,929,965
Joined:Jun 2007
Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:32:12 PM

Too high
Profile Pic
Dragnet
Champion Author Arizona

Posts:18,418
Points:3,574,705
Joined:Jul 2004
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!
Profile Pic
mia3bxs
All-Star Author Miami

Posts:517
Points:799,790
Joined:Jul 2011
Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:32:04 PM

Good news.
Profile Pic
libertyut
Champion Author Utah

Posts:1,382
Points:299,265
Joined:Mar 2012
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.
Profile Pic
69Bonne
Champion Author Gary

Posts:3,242
Points:1,001,525
Joined:Sep 2005
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.
Profile Pic
bston
Champion Author Oklahoma City

Posts:4,665
Points:1,332,150
Joined:Mar 2011
Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:26:37 PM

Prices are up here by a good 10% so far this year.
Post a reply Back to Topics