Ilena Peng

Business, Fuel

Gasoline’s 98-Day Slide Ends With Modest Price Hike

A fuel nozzle in a car at a Chevron station in Pinole, Calif. A fuel nozzle in a car at a Chevron station in Pinole, Calif. (David Paul Morris/Bloomberg News)

Retail gasoline prices in the U.S. have posted their first increase — albeit very modestly — after a 98-day streak of declines, suggesting consumers won’t get much more relief at the pump. Prices now stand at $3.681 a gallon, according to auto club AAA.

Ilena Peng | Bloomberg News
September 21, 2022
Business, Technology, Equipment

Wait Times for Chip Deliveries Grow Again

Chip shortage graphic

The wait times for semiconductor deliveries rose again in February, a sign that shortages are continuing to bedevil chip buyers in a wide range of industries.

Ilena Peng | Bloomberg News
March 11, 2022