Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Increased fuel demand and price have boosted revenue for the Gas Stations with Convenience Stores industry. Consumers generate most of this industry's sales, and consumer demand has risen over the period with growth in per capita disposable income and consumer confidence. This industry is highly competitive, and volatile and rising oil prices have dampened profit margins over the past five years... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter
Over the past five years, revenue for the Gas Stations with Convenience Stores industry has risen at a modest annualized rate of 3.0%. Minor increases in both fuel consumption and fuel prices have contributed to revenue growth. However, revenue in 2014 is expected to decline 1.5% due to repressed disposable income growth, resulting in annual sales of $17.6 billion. Industry growth has been moderated by consumers' persistent price sensitivity at the pump. Moreover, the increasing availability of fuel-efficient vehicles has tempered consumers' dependence on vehicle fuel.
Gasoline sales to consumers generate the bulk of this industry's revenue... purchase to read more