Tag Archives: James Cordier

Seasonal Crude Oil Prices in Full Swing

Have you noticed the decline in prices at the pump recently?

The average price for regular grade gasoline in the U.S. has fallen 20 cents in the past month alone. During this same period, the price of crude oil has fallen from the 2013 peak of $110 per barrel, to $101 per barrel (a decline of nearly 9%). What has caused this weakness? To best answer this question we are forced to look at multiple factors.

The Wealth Effect

Here is another great and timely article from James Cordier of Option Sellers. He always provokes us to think and this time is no different. Thought it might be great reading for a Sunday evening. Hopefully it will help keep things in perspective.