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Why Americans Don’t Care About Gas Prices

Gasoline prices have risen steadily for almost two months, but so far at least, Americans do not seem to care. According to AAA, just over half of all Americans -- ...
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Gas Prices May Reach $3.75 This Spring

The national average price for a gallon of gasoline on the last day of March is $3.555, its highest daily average since September. The average price for March is 17 ...
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Gasoline Average Price Tops $3.50 Nationwide

The national average for a gallon of regular gasoline rose past $3.50 a gallon on Thursday for the first time since last September. Thursday is also the 33rd of the ...
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Gasoline Prices Rise for 21 Straight Days

The national average price of a gallon of gasoline has risen every day for the past 21 days, according to AAA. In the month of February, gasoline prices rose $0.17 ...
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Gasoline Prices Expected Lower in 2014: AAA

On average Americans paid $3.49 a gallon for gasoline in 2013. That’s the lowest average price since 2010, and the AAA said on Tuesday that it expects the average to ...
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Labor Day 2013 Stock Market Winners

Labor Day is always an interesting holiday, and it has serious ramifications on consumer spending and on the economy. The 2013 back-to-school spending has been down after a record 2012, ...
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What Is Important: Royal Caribbean Cruise Fire, Average U.S. Gas Price Drop

Low Gasoline Prices Oil dropped below $94 a barrel, and gasoline prices have been falling as well. The ongoing decline in gas prices in the United States may be helped ...
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Why Average Gas Prices Will Reach Two-Year Memorial Day High

Gasoline prices for Memorial Day will reach a two-year high, according to data from the AAA Fuel Gauge Report. It is not clear at all what, if anything, this will do ...
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Gas Prices Continue Sharp Drop

Gasoline prices continue to decline very sharply. Over the past month, they are down another 5%, and soon will fall below $3.50. If low gas prices tend to help the ...
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Slumping Oil Demand Brings Down Gasoline Prices

After a relentless two-month rise, gasoline prices have come down very modestly. The AAA Fuel Gauge report shows that the average price nationwide for a gallon of regular was $3.696 ...
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Gas Back as a Threat to the Economy

At some point, high energy prices begin to undercut consumer spending. The effect obviously varies by consumer, based on income and driving habits, at least. But the price of gasoline ...
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Weekly Gasoline Price Increase Sharpest in Two Years

The AAA said today that the average U.S. price for a gallon of regular gasoline rose 5.2% last week, the fastest growth spurt in nearly two years, and added $0.174 ...
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Gasoline Prices Are Still Dropping

Gasoline prices have moved back almost to where they were a year ago. That means the drag of fuel prices on the economy becomes increasingly less likely. Only a few ...
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What’s Important in the Financial World (12/6/2012)

Dropping Gasoline Prices Gasoline prices have moved back almost to where they were a year ago. That means the drag of fuel prices on the economy becomes increasingly less likely. ...
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What’s Important in the Financial World (11/5/2012)

Toyota Going Strong Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: TM) continues to do well financially, as shown by its fiscal first-half figures, which cover the period ended September 30. On a consolidated ...
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