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Ian Shepherdson Quotes


35 Ian Shepherdson quotes:



"These are pretty awful numbers and, as far as we know, there are no mitigating circumstances,"
"Clearly there is nothing here at all to comfort the Fed."
"The report suggests that industrial orders are trending higher as manufacturing recovers from the Asia crisis. There are no real signs of a slowdown."
Author: Shepherdson Quotes Category: Crisis Quotes
"The report suggests that industrial orders are trending higher as manufacturing recovers from the Asia crisis, ... There are no real signs of a slowdown."
Author: Shepherdson Quotes Category: Crisis Quotes
"While claims at 350,000 or so would not be a disaster, they would be consistent with (monthly) payrolls trending at only about 125,000 -- not enough to push the unemployment rate any lower."
"If we had any faith in the reliability of these numbers, we'd have to call them disappointing, ... But we don't, so we won't."
Author: Shepherdson Quotes Category: Faith Quotes
"The improvement in the stock market is allowing the hugely favorable monetary and fiscal environment to do its work -- just as it was in the spring before the stock market melted down,"
"The Fed's chief worry is still the labor market. So long as the unemployment rate does not fall further, and clear signs of consumer slowed own emerge, the Fed will be able to leave rates on hold."
Author: Shepherdson Quotes Category: Labor Quotes
"Behind the enormous distortions caused by the hurricanes, the underlying state of the labor market has continued to improve."
Author: Shepherdson Quotes Category: Labor Quotes
"The message from these claims numbers is strong and clear. The labor market is extremely tight."
Author: Shepherdson Quotes Category: Labor Quotes
"These are spectacular numbers and confirm that the labor market is not at the moment the source of anything that could be plausibly described as inflationary pressure."
Author: Shepherdson Quotes Category: Labor Quotes
"The data confirm that the labor market is still not generating the sort of cost pressures many analysts expected with 4 percent unemployment."
Author: Shepherdson Quotes Category: Labor Quotes
"The labor market is tightening, but the tightening is not accelerating."
Author: Shepherdson Quotes Category: Labor Quotes
"Unfortunately, at current levels, and coupled with the extraordinarily low level of labor demand, the claims numbers are still consistent with flat or falling payrolls and a rising unemployment rate. There's no real relief in sight here yet."
Author: Shepherdson Quotes Category: Labor Quotes
"If February is broadly similar, a March 28 rate hike is assured. The May meeting's risk is rising."
Author: Shepherdson Quotes Category: Risk Quotes
"The revisions are not as big as we feared, ... The new April number shows sales at their lowest level since November, but the previous four months were exceptionally strong, in part due to favorable weather. Given the strong trend in mortgage applications, these data likely do not signal real housing weakness."
Author: Shepherdson Quotes Category: Sales Quotes
"We've seen pauses in sales before; (it's) too soon to call this a trend."
Author: Shepherdson Quotes Category: Sales Quotes
"It is tempting to blame the softness of core sales on the surge in gas prices, but we think it is too soon for that."
Author: Shepherdson Quotes Category: Sales Quotes
"It is tempting to argue that two straight months of sales nearer to the 900,000 level than one million...is evidence of a real slowing in housing. But it probably tells us more about the awful weather across much of the country,"
Author: Shepherdson Quotes Category: Sales Quotes
"Overall, the recent sales data appear to point to a renewed upturn in spending."
Author: Shepherdson Quotes Category: Sales Quotes



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