Originally Posted by Scottie
they aren't gouging us, people over consuming more than they can make.
and sure their profits are huge, but if lets say you have a 40% profit margin.
so at $1/gal there is 40 cents of profit. now at $3/gal, there is $1.20 profit
and you sell more gas because people are addicted to your product like a flint hooker on crack, thus more money.
I call BS..............I don't know about you, but I have cut my fuel down to about 20% useage from what it was 5 years ago, and I know several people who have done the same...............if I hear this line again, I'm gonna blow.
Get off your high horse, there are people who are strugglin' with this, and then there are people getting more fat. The oil is there to use,...........I'm callin' BS on all of the oil/gas Futures usage.