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Oil price rises as market awaits US election results; gasoline prices drop

Washington Post -- The price of oil rose as investors await the result of Tuesday’s U.S. presidential election.

Benchmark oil rose 79 cents to $85.65 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Brent crude, which is used to price international varieties of oil, rose $2.05, or 1.9 percent, to $107.73 a barrel on the ICE Futures exchange in London.


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honda0105
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2012 2:58:17 AM

prices fluctuate if an ant sneezes in China.
Packrsbeatdabrs
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 10:26:46 PM

Waiting for news of life on Mars will be the next news "investors" will await that will affect prices.
Wolfman_TJack
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Are you fired up?! Are you ready to go?!

Fire it up! Ready to go!
Fire it up! Ready to go!
Fire it up! Ready to go!

We're ready to Rock N' Roll Barack!!

Let's Go Forward!!
Zonk
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 9:16:05 PM

Looks like obama and his cronies are going to screw the American populace for four more years. More lavish vacations for the ....... princess.
Wolfman_TJack
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 9:11:15 PM

Someday, everything will make perfect sense. So for now, laugh at the confusion, smile through the tears, and keep reminding yourself that everything happens for a reason.
bvrbill
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 9:09:58 PM

Expect gas prices to rise.
UC2
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 9:05:39 PM

profiteers on the move
bluegrasser1
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 9:05:09 PM

ok
Gastroenteritis
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 9:03:42 PM

Congratulations to America!!!
69Bonne
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 9:03:36 PM

Speculators at it again.
rahcat
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 9:02:40 PM

America is so screwed.
driver169
Champion Author New York

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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 9:01:35 PM

That idiot is gonna be around for 4 more years. Then we can MOVE FORWARD!
menagerie1013
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 9:00:37 PM

BS.
largobob
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 9:00:36 PM

Four more years!
Tomeboy
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:57:46 PM

Congratulations to President Obama!!!!!!!!!!!!
Tomeboy
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:56:43 PM

Sweet Victory!!!!
Gastroenteritis
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:54:44 PM

Sweet Victory!!!!
nwsynthetics
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:51:24 PM

Well! Be raedy for gas prices to go up.......Crap
Lou08
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:48:02 PM

Don't worry! When Pres.Obama as promised he will supply all with a car Nov.6 2012.....And the snow in hell will be enough to make a Snowmans ;)



[Edited by: Lou08 at 11/6/2012 11:54:41 PM EST]
bonzoonfmb
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:48:00 PM

Election has nothing to do with supply. Gas prices are too high.
NHLiveFree
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:46:34 PM


Speculation out of control as usual.

Congratulations to President Obama with NH leading the way!!!!!!!!!!!!
captainkettel
Veteran Author Washington

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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:46:06 PM

Screwed again! Wonder what prices will be in a week?
Gastroenteritis
All-Star Author Jacksonville

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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:46:03 PM

Do not worry we won and it will go down.
jdc17327
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:45:21 PM

NOT...okay
REKEY
Champion Author South Carolina

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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:39:26 PM

So confused! Oil prices rise yet gas is still dropping! How can that be?
bcok
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:38:48 PM

ok
megadiesellv
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:36:23 PM

bye bye USA, we wil not recognize this place again in 4 years.
tspaldi
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:35:37 PM

BOHICA....
gerreg
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:35:04 PM

ok
heydano67
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:33:55 PM

Still waiting for a diesel dip.
Dodge_Me
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:33:51 PM

Okay
wulf2000
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:33:14 PM

Any excuse to raise gas prices.
fredtheturd
Sophomore Author Kansas

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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:32:55 PM

Retarded investors. What does the election immediately have to do with oil/gas prices?
carloco75
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:32:44 PM

oh...no...I...am...
...
...
shocked...
DTrainCanada
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:31:04 PM

YES!
4 more years!
Barack is the man to lead you (including the SMART media elite, the 1%, the idiots, and the legitimate rapists)
Gas4Gore
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:28:59 PM

So what.
Mudsprings
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:28:54 PM

Nobody has won!
g747
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:25:00 PM

Excuses,excuses,excuses;to raise the price again to profit big oil.
SteveSeattle
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:24:16 PM

Gas price goes up with any news.
SHEP20715
Champion Author Maryland

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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:24:12 PM

WS DID IT 4 MORE YEARS now maybe the BS will stop
gougenator
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:23:43 PM

Obama in the lead, i predict $4.50 this spring! LOL
gougenator
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:22:11 PM

big gouge after the election (historically has gone UP) almost erry time!

sure ill post the prices Trix ! :) i always do
bevmill
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:19:02 PM

Gas is up one minute and down another.

[Edited by: bevmill at 11/6/2012 11:20:52 PM EST]
OGW
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:15:58 PM

Speculators are the problem, not the election.
suicyco16
All-Star Author Phoenix

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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:15:38 PM

Just part of the rollercoaster ride.
FlyNFool
Champion Author South Carolina

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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:15:09 PM

For now.
FFootdoc12
Champion Author Illinois

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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:14:45 PM

Obama re-elected....wonder what it'll look like manana
clermont40miles
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:12:47 PM

Of course prices rise. Speculators (specutraitors) do as they wish. Corruption and manipulation continue to produce their evil fruit.
wayoung56
Champion Author Alabama

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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:11:03 PM

Very strange...
abcdMA
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:10:46 PM

probably drop as our economy is now more doubtful
sit
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2012 8:10:11 PM

Yep
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