Entries by Larry Hopkins

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

Google has made a change in the order it presents web results. Mobile-friendly websites will rank higher than sites that aren’t mobile-friendly. Good thing I had Uncle Jake Media, my webmaster, to rewrite the Hopkins Oil website for mobile applications. Mobile is the fastest growing web search. Gasoline jumped up by 4.21 cents/gallon at  the […]

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

The CITI crude oil guru was on Squawk Box this morning. Apparently, he thought that crude oil would be down to $30/barrel at this time. Instead, crude is up 60 cents/barrel to $56.34. He was at  a loss to explain it. Saudi Arabia is still producing at full capacity, regaining market share. The glut in […]

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

Crude prices are still moving up $0.73/barrel to $56.63. I think the bet by traders is on the European economy  picking up and demand for oil moving it up because of that. But one has to think that with every dollar that crude goes up, more drilling rigs go back to drilling and more crude […]

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

Just a passing thought. I wonder about the feasibility of laying a natural gas pipeline from the U.S. to Europe. Our country gains riches and we take them from Russia. Check and mate, Pooh-tan. Bad news on price. Crude has jumped up by $2.50/barrel to $55.90. I sense it may  have something to do with […]

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

I live a small life here. I am struggling to understand currency values and markets. My gut reaction to the rise in value of the Dollar Index, now 99.4 cents, seems good to me, like stock in my country rising. I know it  makes exports harder to sell in the world. Perhaps instead of buying […]

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

GE sold  GE Capital and their stock went up about 5%, but that represented about $30 billion dollars to the plus side. I guess that is why they call it a large capitalized stock. That moved carried the market up along with it and crude went up to $51.64/barrel. Gasoline popped up by 5.02 cents […]

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

Computer problems last night. Here are your prices. Good news! Crude dropped $1.94/barrel to $50.94. Gasoline dropped by 7.48 cents/gallon at the average rack in Selma. Diesel fuel dropped by 7.42 cents/gallon. Prices are: Have a great day, -Larry Hopkins

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

Crude has jumped up almost $5/barrel to $52.88. Apparently, traders are betting against a deal with Iran which would dump more crude onto the market. What do they know that we do not?  Gasoline slipped by 0.58 cents/gallon at the average rackk in Selma. Diesel fuel is up 0.85 cents/gallon. Prices are: Have a great […]