Average gasoline prices rose 3.7 cents per gallon nationwide this past week following the previous week's 5.8 cent rise.
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31May2016 Market Close: Wall Street Mixed, Small Caps Gain, WTI Crude Falls Sharply On Rumors, SP500 Can't Break Above 2100
by Reverse Engineer, Doomstead Diner
One of the biggest controversies among people who are aware of the Energy problems we face moving into the future is whether Renewable Energy (RE) can substitute for the Fossil Fuels (FF) we currently use to run our Industrial Lifestyle and Civilization. Can they produce enough energy, can we transition to them fast enough, can they replace all the things we use fossil fuels to power?
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Written by Gary
Markets closed mixed with the DOW down 92 points, the Spooze down 0.2% and the Nasdaq up 0.1%. Crude prices tumbled after scare rumors and settled with a loss at $49.10 a barrel. The SP500 remains below 2100, closing today at 2096 dashing any hopes the bulls might have had for climbing above the resistance seemingly unable to break decisively above 2090.
31May2016 Market Update: US Averages Slide Into Negative Territory, Crude Tests $50 As The US Dollar
31May2016 Pre-Market Commentary: US Futures Higher, WTI Crude And The US Dollar Volatile Ahead Of Ke
Written by Steven Hansen
Econintersect's Economic Index marginally dropped into contraction. The index is at the lowest value since the end of the Great Recession. Note that an industrial output non-monetary data set used to build the index has been swapped as it became too volatile for accurate trending.