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The Natural Gas Price Plunge Isn’t Over Yet | OilPrice.com

The Natural Gas Price Plunge Isn’t Over Yet | OilPrice.com

Natural gas prices started the winter season with a bang, but could end it with a whimper. Henry Hub natural gas prices spiked last November to multi-year highs, nearing $5/MMBtu. The extraordinary drawdown in inventories left the U.S. with the smallest cushion of gas supplies in over 15 years. A cold snap threatened to push […]

Tesla’s Model 3 pricing inches closer to $35,000 target | The Verge

Tesla’s Model 3 pricing inches closer to $35,000 target | The Verge

Tesla has reduced the price of the Model 3 by $1,100, bringing the starting price of its cheapest model down to $42,900 before incentives. All three versions of the car saw the same price reduction, including rear-wheel drive, all-wheel drive, and performance models. In a statement posted by Electrek a Tesla spokesperson said that the […]

Customers stay loyal despite pricing concern | Insurance News

Customers stay loyal despite pricing concern | Insurance News

The vast majority of general insurance customers do not bother checking alternatives at renewal time, according to Roy Morgan research. This is despite “better premiums” being the main reason for switching or shopping around. Local insurers dispute assertions by consumer groups here and in the UK that loyal customers are often charged significantly more than […]

How the gap between value and price affects goodwill | Nathan Barry

How the gap between value and price affects goodwill | Nathan Barry

Think about the difference between the value you receive from a product and the price the company charges for it—often referred to as consumer surplus. A company with a low price that provides a minimal amount of value would look more like this: Customers are happy to pay because the value still exceeds the price. […]

Bitcoin Is Now Officially In Its Longest Bear Market Ever | CoinDesk

Bitcoin Is Now Officially In Its Longest Bear Market Ever | CoinDesk

Bitcoin has officially entered the longest stretch of declining prices in its 10-year history. The world’s oldest and most valuable cryptocurrency achieved an all-time high of $19,764 on Dec. 17, 2017 on the CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index and has printed a series of lower price highs ever since, making February 2 (as per UTC time), the […]

Netflix Still Has a Lot of Pricing Power Left | The Motley Fool

Netflix Still Has a Lot of Pricing Power Left | The Motley Fool

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) raised its subscription prices earlier this month, but it might not be done. The latest price hike makes the streaming service’s most popular plan $5 more expensive per month than it was in 2014. But Netflix is arguably still one of the best values in video entertainment. More consumers consider its original series […]

Apple is rethinking international iPhone pricing as revenues slip | TechCrunch

Apple is rethinking international iPhone pricing as revenues slip | TechCrunch

When Apple lowered guidance on earnings earlier this month, it cited markets like China as a major factor in its disappointing numbers. Sure enough, when earnings hit today, things didn’t look great, as iPhone revenues dipped 15 percent year over year for the quarter. In an interview with Reuters earlier today, Tim Cook noted that […]

Tim Cook admits that higher iPhone prices are a ‘factor’ in declining upgrade rates | 9to5Mac

Tim Cook admits that higher iPhone prices are a ‘factor’ in declining upgrade rates | 9to5Mac

After announcing that iPhone revenue was down 15 percent year-over-year in Q1 2019, Tim Cook was asked during Apple’s earnings call about iPhone pricing. Analyst Steve Milunovich asked Cook whether Apple might have pushed the “envelope a little bit too far” and might have to bring prices back down in the future. First, Cook explained […]

Why the Blockchain and Crypto Industry Needs to Forget Price Predictions | Coin Central

Why the Blockchain and Crypto Industry Needs to Forget Price Predictions | Coin Central

“We are tired of people asking us about target prices.” This was Tom Lee towards the end of 2018., the co-founder of Fundstrat Global Advisors and one of the most prominent cryptocurrency price analysts. He famously predicted Bitcoin would end 2018 at $25,000. Despite Lee’s claim to fame being his ability to predict stocks and […]

Company Shut Down After Price-Gouging Accusation | North Carolina News

Company Shut Down After Price-Gouging Accusation | North Carolina News

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s attorney general announced a Florida company accused of charging more than $37,000 to clear three trees after Tropical Storm Michael has been shut down. The News & Observer of Raleigh reports Attorney General Josh Stein’s office won a preliminary injunction from a Wake County judge on Monday against National […]