Author: Dr. Nancy Yamaguchi

EIA Gasoline and Diesel Retail Prices Update, April 10, 2018

Analysis by Dr. Nancy Yamaguchi   The Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly data on diesel and gasoline retail prices for the week ended April 9, 2018. Overall, gasoline and diesel prices were stable, with marginal easing of gasoline prices and a fractional increase in diesel prices. Price movements varied from PADD to PADD. At the national average level, gasoline prices decreased by 0.6 cents/gallon. Diesel prices rose by 0.1 cents per gallon. During the prior week ended March 30, WTI crude prices dropped by $0.96/b, and WTI ended the week at $64.94/b. Product prices continued to climb...

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EIA Gasoline and Diesel Retail Prices Update, April 3, 2018

Analysis by Dr. Nancy Yamaguchi   The Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly data on diesel and gasoline retail prices for the week ended April 2, 2018. Gasoline and diesel prices continued to rise in all PADDs nationwide. At the national level, gasoline prices rose by 5.2 cents/gallon. Diesel prices rose by 3.2 cents per gallon. Crude prices rose significantly during the week ended March 22, with futures prices for WTI crude rising by $3.65/b and closing the week at $65.88/b. However, the following week ended March 30 brought a crude price drop of $0.96/b, and WTI ended...

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EIA Gasoline and Diesel Retail Prices Update, March 27, 2018

Analysis by Dr. Nancy Yamaguchi   The Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly data on diesel and gasoline retail prices for the week ended March 26, 2018. Gasoline and diesel prices marched up in all PADDs nationwide. At the national level, gasoline prices rose by 5.0 cents/gallon. Diesel prices rose by 3.8 cents per gallon. Crude prices rose significantly during the week ended March 22, with futures prices for WTI crude rising by $3.65/b. WTI prices closed the week at $65.88/b. Prices were strengthened by geopolitical tensions. There is also a growing perception that the global supply and...

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EIA Gasoline and Diesel Retail Prices Update, March 20, 2018

Analysis by Dr. Nancy Yamaguchi   The Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly data on diesel and gasoline retail prices for the week ended March 19th, 2018. At the national level, gasoline prices rose by 3.9 cents/gallon. Prices rose in all PADDs. Diesel prices continued to decline modestly, falling by 0.4 cents per gallon. Diesel prices fell in PADDs 1, 2 and 5, and rose in PADDs 2 and 3. Crude prices strengthened during the week ended March 16, with futures prices for WTI crude rising by $0.24/b. US crude production continued to expand, averaging 10.381 mmbpd during...

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EIA Gasoline and Diesel Retail Prices Update, March 13, 2018

Analysis by Dr. Nancy Yamaguchi The Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly data on diesel and gasoline retail prices for the week ended March 12, 2018. At the national level, gasoline prices remained nearly flat, edging down by a mere 0.1 cents/gallon. Price movements varied significantly at the PADD level. Diesel prices continued to decline, falling by 1.6 cents per gallon. Gasoline prices were variable, rising in PADDs 2 and 5 while falling in PADDs 1, 3 and 4. Diesel prices fell in all PADDs countrywide. Crude prices continued to weaken during the week ended March 9, with...

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