12 Total Quotes

Alfred Kugel Quotes

You don't bet the farm but you need to be putting some money in as you find stocks that look attractive.
Alfred Kugel
#Money

You really have a two-tier market with tech stocks going down and everything else going up. Part of this is because valuations in technology stocks got overdone this year and, at the same time, the Dow hadn't performed and now they look cheap.
Alfred Kugel
#Market

have been beating the drums about worrying about higher inflation, and so far, other than energy, we haven't had higher inflation. (But) I would say earnings are doing quite well, so I think that's helped to keep the market from having another bad week.
Alfred Kugel
#Energy

The fundamentals are still there. We have low inflation, low interest rates and a worldwide demand for American products I don't think you have a problem as far as the market going up.
Alfred Kugel
#Inflation

Some of the things that worried people, that the economy was slowing too much, that inflation was rising too much, have been assuaged here by the numbers we got this morning.
Alfred Kugel
#Economy

Unemployment claims were OK. I suspect we're still in for low volatility sliding up to the close tomorrow. I don't expect any big moves in either direction. That's disappointing, given that the week between Christmas and New Year's is what we call the Santa Claus rally, and so far all we've gotten is a lump of coal.
Alfred Kugel
#Unemployment

This changed the whole psychology of the market from one of disappointment to one of optimism.
Alfred Kugel
#Disappointment

Inflation seems very unlikely to me in the current economic environment. We have huge amounts of production capacity and plenty of labor around the world, especially in China and India.
Alfred Kugel
#Environment

There's a lot of bad news priced into the market, ... If things turn out not to be as bad as discounted, we will have a rally this summer, and we will end the year 10 percent higher than we are now.
Alfred Kugel
#News

There's a lot of bad news priced into the market. If things turn out not to be as bad as discounted, we will have a rally this summer, and we will end the year 10 percent higher than we are now.
Alfred Kugel
#News

People were worried the financial companies wouldn't have a strong earnings trend because of the flat yield curve, but now it's been flat for a while, and the earnings are still coming through.
Alfred Kugel
#People

Generally the market will tend to go in the opposite direction of oil prices and sometimes oil shares, but that didn't happen today yet.
Alfred Kugel
#Direction