Fuels Analysis

Fuels analysis from industry experts

Pump prices still edging up

CAMARILLO, Calif. -- The average pump price for regular grade is $2.1790, up 7.87 cents from two weeks ago. It has climbed about 41 cents over nine weeks, according to the most recent Lundberg Survey of approximately 2,500 U.S. gas stations. There may be a few more pennies to come. There are two...

How shale oil production and turbocharged engines are affecting the price gap

BOSTON -- With sales of regular gasoline accounting for roughly 86.9% of total gasoline sales, according to the Energy Information Administration (EIA), the average motorist may not have paid much attention to the price of premium. But for the minority of motorists whose cars require premium...

Fat in January and February, profits slim down in March

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- First-quarter retail gasoline margins hit a record high in 2016, even though they were weighted heavily toward the beginning of the year. According to the latest Convenience Store Grab-N-Go research note by Raymond James & Associates, St. Petersburg, Fla., national first...

Growing storage, refinery utilization help relieve retail increase
Gasoline market outjumps crude
Despite weekly, monthly increases, retail average posts big year-over-year discount
Average U.S. gas prices above $2 after climbing for 21 consecutive days
These 19 Midwestern senators think so
Volatility a friend to retailers in February, a foe in March
Pump prices up 25 cents in a month