Weekly Gasoline Price Update: WTIC Highest Since Late 2014
It's time again for our weekly gasoline update based on data from the Energy Information Administration (EIA). The price of Regular and Premium were up five and four cents, respectively, from last week. According to GasBuddy.com, California has the highest average price for Regular at $3.69 and San Francisco, CA is the most expensive city, averaging $3.81. Louisiana has the cheapest at $2.60. The WTIC end of day spot price closed at 72.35, a 2.0% increase from this time last week and its highest since late 2014.
How far are we from the interim high prices of 2011 and the all-time highs of 2008? Here's a visual answer.
The next chart is a monthly chart overlay of West Texas Light Crude, Brent Crude, and unleaded gasoline end-of-day spot prices (GASO).
In this monthly chart, WTIC end of day spot price closed at 2.35, a 2.0% increase from this time last week and its highest since late 2014.