fuel prices

Diesel price drops, still up 13 cents year over year

| December 28, 2012

The average price of diesel dropped to $3.923 a gallon for the week ended Dec. 24 — a 2 cent drop from the previous week.

Diesel prices continue to tumble

| December 18, 2012

The average price in the U.S. for a gallon of diesel dropped again this week — 4.6 cents to $3.945.

Diesel price holds under $4

| November 20, 2012

The price of diesel for the week ended Monday dropped just a smudge — four-tenths of a cent — to $3.976 a gallon, following the first week the national average diesel price dropped below $4 ...

Obama, Romney show no substance on fuel prices

| October 20, 2012

Take two of the Obama-Romney 2012 debate season offered no substance on the role of government in fuel prices, despite current efforts to rein in speculation: ultimately, there's a reason for that.

Diesel jumps 1.5 cents

| October 10, 2012

After declining for two consecutive weeks, the U.S. average diesel price rose 1.5 cent to $4.094 a gallon during the week ended Monday, Oct. 8.

Diesel drops fraction of a cent

| October 01, 2012

The U.S. average diesel price declined for the second consecutive week, dropping 0.7 cent to $4.079 a gallon.

Diesel price falls for first time in 12 weeks

| September 24, 2012

After 11 consecutive weeks of climbing prices, the national average retail diesel price fell 4.9 cents to $4.086.

Challenge No. 1: Adapting to change

| August 22, 2012

Among the many challenges owner-operators face, perhaps the biggest is choosing exactly how to adapt to industry change to remain competitive and profitabile.

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