Gas prices are displayed at a Chevron gas station in Los Angeles, California

 
Gas prices are displayed at a Chevron gas station in Los Angeles, California
Gas prices are displayed at a Chevron gas station in Los Angeles, California October 9, 2012. The unprecedented price spike that added more than 50 cents a gallon to California pump prices last week ended as quickly as it began, market analysts said, and consumers should see prices fall dramatically in the coming week. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni