The first of what could well be a large number of insurance claims for losses incurred during vandalism and looting that accompanied gas price protests has been filed by one of FULL STORY The post Million-peso claim filed for looting appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
Following last week's surge in crude and product inventories, API reported a much bigger than expected drawdown in crude inventories ( versus -1mm expectations). While this spiked WTO prices, they fell back amid massive builds in gasoline...Show More Summary
US consumer prices accelerated in line with expectations in December, led by rising costs of gas, housing, and medical care. The Consumer Price Index (CPI) released on Wednesday showed that the basket of prices increased by 0.3% from...Show More Summary
LONDON (Reuters) - Oil and gas discoveries around the world dropped last year to their lowest since the 1940s after companies sharply cut back in their search for new resources amid falling oil prices.
Carla Dent is a restaurant owner who steers her employees to federal health insurance exchanges. Eden Purdy helps poor and working-class Georgians navigate the health care marketplace. Bryson Boech is … Click to Continue »
(AP) — Carla Dent is a restaurant owner who steers her employees to federal health insurance exchanges. None of the three claims to be intensely political, but all say they are concerned their congressman, Tom Price, will rip up President...Show More Summary
The big stock winners of the Obama years were a beauty store chain, a shopping mall owner, Netflix and consumer discretionary companies like Under Armour. The losers were companies linked to oil and gas as commodities prices plunged...
The prolonged slump in commodity prices has led to a severe deterioration in the profitability and returns of oil and gas companies across the globe. ConocoPhillips, one of the largest independent oil and gas companies, has also witnessed a drop in its profits over the last two years, with its net income declining from […]
Anyone else tired of paying ridiculously high prices for gas? It’s become an annoyingly large part of the American citizen’s budget, and has put a rather large burden on our
People protesting hikes in Mexican fuel prices block access to a Pemex gas station. Edgard Garrido/Reuters Luis Gómez Romero, University of Wollongong It is already clear that 2017 will be a difficult year for Mexico - and not just because...Show More Summary
Thousands of Tijuana residents protesting Mexico’s gasoline price hike marched through the city’s streets Sunday. Later in the day, crowds of demonstrators swarmed the city’s main port of entry across from San Ysidro at El Chaparral, with a smaller group at the secondary port of Otay Mesa. As...
Natural gas spot prices in 2016 averaged $2.49 per million British thermal units (MMBtu) at the national benchmark Henry Hub, the lowest annual average price since 1999. The monthly average price fell below $2.00/MMBtu from February through May, but later increased, ending the year at an average of $3.58/MMBtu in December.
FRACK, BABY, FRACK: Shale Sent US Natural Gas Prices to Lowest Levels this Millennium in 2016. The first few weeks of the new year are an excellent time to reflect on what happened in 2016, and that reflection is greatly helped by collated data from organizations like the Energy Information Administration (EIA), which has been […]
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The January 1 increase in gasoline prices could finish up creating a “nation-wide surge of impoverishment.” That was a warning issued by a group of specialists interviewed by the newspaper El Universal, FULL STORY The post More poverty due to gas prices: experts appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
To appreciate challenge of decarbonizing transport, see: 16 yrs since intro, hybrids are just 2% US auto sales - and falling from 2013 peak. pic.twitter.com/aFAYIEnbtO — Teryn Norris (@TerynNorris) January 13, 2017
December's gain was led by a big climb in wholesale gas prices, which rose 7.8 percent. Food prices increased 0.7 percent, with chicken eggs, a volatile category, jumping 69.3 percent. Fresh fruits and melons, which soared last month,...Show More Summary
Americans stepped up their holiday shopping in Dec., reflecting a boost in confidence after the election.
U.S. wholesale prices rose 0.3 percent in December, led higher by more expensive gas, food and cars. The Labor Department says the producer price index, which measures price changes before … Click to Continue »
The Commerce Department will release its monthly report on retail sales at 8:30 a.m. ET. Economists forecast that retail sales increased by 0.7% month-on-month in December, according to Bloomberg. Higher gas prices and strong auto sales, which were at a record level in 2016, are expected to lift overall retail sales. Show More Summary