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Oil prices rise after year's biggest drop

Businessweek -- Crude oil rose 65 cents to close at $85.09 on the New York Mercantile Exchange. That followed a decline of 5 percent on Wednesday, when traders were spooked by worries about budget negotiations in the U.S. Analysts also say that oil supplies and production are high, which tends to drive down prices.

Oil analyst Jim Ritterbusch wrote in a note that he expects this week's price volatility to subside, but there's still a bias toward new lows. The U.S. has large inventories of oil and production is at 17-year highs, he wrote.

AAA said gasoline prices at the pump rose a fraction of a penny to $3.464 per gallon.

In other trading, Brent crude, which is used to price international varieties of oil, gained 51 cents to $107.33 per barrel in London.

Wholesale gasoline rose 1.84 cents to $


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Submitted Nov 09, 2012 By: MidNJ
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honda0105
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Message Posted: Nov 13, 2012 5:47:28 AM

and here PD said, prices have nothing to do w/ elections, right?
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honda0105
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Message Posted: Nov 12, 2012 12:09:35 AM

isem: Another case of Bohica?
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 11:12:57 AM

Thank you for 3.46 a gallon gasoline.
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 8:14:51 AM

it was predictable.
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 7:27:39 AM

Wow
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 1:37:45 AM

again?
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bston
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 1:34:07 AM

Prices go up & down like a yoyo!
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Wanda127
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 11:15:58 PM

The stations around me were going down a few cents each day but in the last 2 days they changed & have gone back up about 5 cents a gal. since the election.
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PDQBlues
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 9:03:53 PM

Gas prices around here have fallen further in the past 24 hours.
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sharpspur
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 12:02:02 PM

Prices at the pump just went up today in my area. Just a hint of the price of oil increasing and the local fuel stations raise the price.
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Jeff4U
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 11:53:42 AM

Now at $85.60
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George0446
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 11:48:18 AM

Instability due to the election that drives the attitudes of the general population
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mfgendron
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 11:45:53 AM

Big deal.
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 10:39:45 AM

SSDD.
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 9:57:19 AM

No surprise
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Tekkersmom57
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 9:56:20 AM

I agree, LeeFree, 65 cents is hardly news. I think its the fact that the price went up at all, that the press was GRASPING at the rise in price to maybe start a speculation scare to keep the price going higher. This whole speculation scenario is just plain craziness!

Let's get back to the true supply and demand and we will see lower oil prices as well as gas prices!
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 9:02:12 AM

Market is looney right now
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 8:44:41 AM

still waiting for biggest drop
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 8:41:35 AM

When will the winter blend prices start?
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 8:40:55 AM

-1% today
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$$$$$$$$$$$
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 7:45:48 AM

Bunk! They never went down...........................
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 7:43:48 AM

Prices going back up in Florida also.
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leeac
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 7:33:45 AM

The trend (long term) is up due to inflation. Gas prices are way up in Ohio.
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 7:23:01 AM

"dave364" Do you think we can find them all
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 7:21:50 AM

And the stock market crashed again and even the local news was all of sudden concerned about a fiscal crisis - now that the election was over
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 7:02:34 AM

WHAT DID YOU EXPECT?
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jcurley
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 7:01:20 AM

Or did a bunch of big players (speculators) just buy a bunch?
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prcoqui
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 7:00:42 AM

Gas prices are still the same around here.
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swede
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 6:45:18 AM

That is because of the economic markets.
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 6:44:02 AM

So the budget crisis got 5% bigger on Wed., and 1% smaller on Thurs???
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 6:42:53 AM

no surprise...
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rbrowdersr
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 6:41:30 AM

The continuing saga of the oil industry.
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 6:37:03 AM

ok
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LeeFree
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 6:36:54 AM

A 65 cent rise is hardly news. If it can drop below $80/bbl, that would be news.
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 6:36:20 AM

Enjoy the prices under $4.00 a gallon while they last!!!!! $5.00 a gallon will be the new norm at a gas pump near you very soon!!!!!
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 6:32:37 AM

Obama gets re-elected and this happens? No, you don't say.
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 6:31:43 AM

Thats new news!
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 6:31:32 AM

what else is new?
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 6:30:55 AM

oh well
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 6:30:23 AM

hang all speculators
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 6:30:06 AM

Election is over, four more of paying what Europe pays!!!
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 6:29:41 AM

Just a dead cat bounce?
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cheapertvs
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 6:29:03 AM

We need the price at the pump to drop back to reality soon.
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 6:27:55 AM

Stupid hurricane!
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 6:27:42 AM

Election is over
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 6:26:28 AM

We haven't come down at the pumps yet and it is already going up??
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 6:25:36 AM

Yes they are!!! Unfortunate, but yes!!!
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 6:25:11 AM

Ok
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 6:25:05 AM

Keep conserving.
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