Oil on track to touch the 140 target by June/July. Gas should reach 4.25-4.75 nation wide with in the same time frame. Geo-Pollitical concerns, Supply concerns and speculation are the key factors. IMHO, US will not announce a recession during the 'Elections". They will come up with some Majical number between .4 and .2 for GDP growth. They need to keep the sheepole looking towards a bright future. They Middle Class has very little choice but to "Step" up and make more money to enter into a "Wealther" income bracket or fall into Proverty. This will be a decade the middle class disapear.