Entries by Larry Hopkins

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

The news is GSK, Glaxo Smith Kline, with 2500 employed in RTP is planning to shut down all R&D here in favor of Philadelphia and London. I remember when Burroughs Welcome completed that building in the Triangle that was unique in that not a single room was the same size. After the dedication for the […]

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

Small rebound today. Gasoline is up by 1.84/cents/gallon at the average rack in Selma. Diesel fuel is up by 1..45/cents. Crude is up $0.35/barrel to $63.20. Prices are: Printable Reports Diesel Price Changes 12-10-2014 9.0 Gasoline 12-10-2014 Have a great day, -Larry Hopkins

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

A new pipeline came on stream last week operated by Enbridge LLC, the Flanagan South Pipeline is moving crude from Pontiac, Illinois to Cushing, OK  the giant crude hub in the center of the country. This pipeline can carry up to 880,000 barrels per day or 36,960,000 per day, that’s PER DAY.  This is the […]

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

The dollar crossed up and over the 89 cents mark against a basket of the world’s top currencies. I would like to see our dollar worth a dollar, so 11 more cents to go. Stocks closed at a new record high Dow total of 17,959. I think the stronger dollar plus the U.S. economy’s rising, […]

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

Saudi Arabia cut the cost of crude to the U.S.  by $1 which means Shell gasoline will be more competitive as Motiva Enterprises in the 36 states in the East plus Texas is a 50/50 marketing company between Aramco and Shell Oil . Crude is not likely to go up any time soon, now $66.67/barrel. […]

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The dollar is gaining strength against almost every currency in the world but averaging 88.6 cents against a  basket of the world’s major currencies. This aids Russia because crude is valued in dollars and the ruble is being devaluated against the ruble, meaning they receive more rubles for their crude oil sales. Nevertheless, Russia is […]

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THERE IS NOTHING BLACK ABOUT THIS FRIDAY!! I cannot believe my eyes. Bloomberg is showing West Texas Intermediate down by $7.54/barrel. OMG! I tried to find a story on the same page. One said OPEC is holding fast. That means the Saudi’s are holding fast because the rest of the OPEC crooks pump as much […]

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

Our office will be closed on Thursday for the purely American holiday, Thanksgiving, time with family. Look around the world. Is there anywhere else you would rather live? Give thanks for that. We will be back at work for regular deliveries on Friday. Please plan any delivery requests accordingly. Gasoline is little changed, up 0.11/gallon […]

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

If one were to look at an expanded United States of America to cope with the growing economic power of China,  the Chinese would not see this coming. Suppose we accepted Mexico as a state and each of the Canadian provinces as states in the United States of America. After all, they are Americans, too […]