This is why it's so hard to figure out where the price of gasoline is headed. Last week oil futures tumbled to below $100 a barrel (they had been around $113, which is one reason you've been paying so much for gas). But then they began inching up to over $103, and this morning they're back down to about $100. Reason? In a nutshell, lots of bobbing and weaving among traders who don't really know where the market is headed and are hedging their bets.
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