Pain At the Pump

This is Scott Bauer, CEO and Chief Options Volatility Instructor at Prosper Trading Academy.  Many of you have noticed a marked increase in your gasoline budget at home.  The Chicago area is not immune in the least bit!  Crude Oil prices are off nearly 10% this week and yet the price of gasoline has hardly moved.  Once I controlled my rage, I took some time to investigate why this is.  Here’s my take: