Posts filed under “Commodities”

Tracking Fuel Costs

A few links that track gas prices and other related items (via the WSJ): — A database-driven
site that allows users to search for the lowest prices across the country;
depends on "spotters" to supply data. — A nationwide site
that aggregates data from 170 local gasoline-price Web sites operated by
GasBuddy, such as or — This site
offers links for price information on a state-by-state basis, which drills down
into lists of city links. — A consumer-based site that
depends on drivers to submit data on where to find the cheapest gasoline around
the country.
Fuel Cost Calculator — This site
estimates the amount and cost of gasoline needed to complete vacation trips,
based on current prices from AAA’s daily online Fuel Gauge Report, as well as
the latest highway fuel economy ratings from the U.S. Environmental Protection


Surge in Gasoline Prices Spark Dire Comparisons and Forecasts
WALL STREET JOURNAL ONLINE, August 31, 2005 2:17 p.m.,,SB112548899289227717,00.html

Category: Commodities, Weblogs

Time to Bet Against the U.S. Consumer?

Category: Commodities, Economy, Investing, Markets, Psychology, Retail


Category: Commodities, Financial Press

Pinched at the Pump ?

Category: Commodities

Has Oil Reached the Tipping Point?

Category: Commodities, Economy, Investing, Retail

Chart of the Week: Walmart Relative Sales versus Gasoline Prices

Category: Commodities, Retail

California SUV Fill Up Index

Category: Commodities, Psychology

Recession Predictor

Category: Commodities, Economy, Fixed Income/Interest Rates

Core Prices versus Non Energy Earnings

Category: Commodities, Earnings, Economy

Energy Finally Dragging Down Spending

Category: Commodities, Economy