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Gasoline: $3.59.90

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On April 24, 2006 @ 10:04 am In Commodities | Comments Disabled

Mrs. Big Picture just called to complain that she was filling up at $3.59 per gallon (premium) as we speak.

Here’s the latest chart (2 weeks old) of U.S. Retail Gasoline Prices; I will update this as soon as the latest data becomes available:

Gas_chart [1]

Source: EIA/Department of Energy [2]

Note that these are prices as of 4/13/06; Prices have risen in the ensuing 2 weeks since then . . .

This chart compares current prices with one year ago.

Grprrets [3]

Source: EIA [4]


UPDATE: April 24, 2006 2:19pm

Lost of readers have suggested this chart:

Gas_price_heat_map [5]

Source: Gas Buddy [6]



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[1] Image: http://bigpicture.typepad.com/.shared/image.html?/photos/uncategorized/gas_chart.gif

[2] EIA/Department of Energy: http://www.eia.doe.gov/oil_gas/petroleum/data_publications/wrgp/mogas_home_page.html

[3] Image: http://bigpicture.typepad.com/photos/uncategorized/grprrets.gif

[4] EIA: http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/oog/info/gdu/gasdiesel.asp

[5] Image: http://bigpicture.typepad.com/.shared/image.html?/photos/uncategorized/gas_price_heat_map.png

[6] Gas Buddy: http://www.gasbuddy.com/gb_gastemperaturemap.aspx

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