18 Total Quotes

Richard DeKaser Quotes

Richard DeKaser
The credit markets have been very useful guides to industry prospects. Whatever reassuring signals they are sending shouldn't be ignored.
Richard DeKaser
#Credit

Richard DeKaser
We have consumers spending in a healthy but not excess pace. They are an important prop to the economy but not a major driver.
Richard DeKaser
#Economy

Richard DeKaser
Consumers continue to persevere in a difficult environment in light of high oil prices. With prior revisions and trade (data) this is going to push Q3 GDP estimates closer to 4.0 percent.
Richard DeKaser
#Environment

Richard DeKaser
Consumers continue to persevere in a difficult environment in light of high oil prices,
Richard DeKaser
#Environment

Richard DeKaser
The economy is rapidly getting back on course. The Fed is going to be concerned with inflation risks, and will lean toward raising rates further.
Richard DeKaser
#Economy

Richard DeKaser
It's a very solid quarter. The fundamental of the economy is extremely robust, which doesn't exclude the effects of the hurricanes.
Richard DeKaser
#Economy

Richard DeKaser
I think the market is responding now to a perception of the increased possibility of recession, which I do not see.
Richard DeKaser
#Perception

Richard DeKaser
If we see economic indicators continue to weaken at the pace they have weakened in the past month, then I'm wrong. We could not only see mortgage rates continue to soften, but hold at lower levels for quite a substantial period -- maybe the first half of next year. But I don't think that's likely to happen.
Richard DeKaser
#Past

Richard DeKaser
This is a very favorable report. In the context of what we've seen in the recent past, the Fed is right to say that inflation has been quiescent. It gives them more latitude to forestall an inevitable rate hike.
Richard DeKaser
#Past

Richard DeKaser
It's still a welcome number. It showed sustained labor conditions outside of the areas impacted by the two hurricanes.
Richard DeKaser
#Labor

Richard DeKaser
These areas are at an especially high risk of future price corrections,
Richard DeKaser
#Future

Richard DeKaser
For the U.S. as a whole, I expect we're going to have an orderly correction. But that doesn't mean it's going to be equally orderly in all places.
Richard DeKaser
#Correction

Richard DeKaser
We can't extrapolate national trends from Manhattan markets.
Richard DeKaser
#Manhattan

Richard DeKaser
It's early in the game, but based on what we have seen, this is beginning to play out as a soft landing.
Richard DeKaser
#Beginning

Richard DeKaser
Taking it at face value, the hurricane played a big role in contributing to the weakness. Consumer spending was abysmal in October and November. It's an extremely weak report overall.
Richard DeKaser
#Value

Richard DeKaser
Although there was a slight correction in the outlook index, the results still indicate an optimistic stance on the economic condition for small businesses in the Midwest.
Richard DeKaser
#Correction

Richard DeKaser
I think it's indisputable that demand in the housing market has declined in the past few months. It's very clear that rising interest rates figure very large in that decline.
Richard DeKaser
#Past

Richard DeKaser
There are not a lot of surprises here. We knew February will be a down month in spending after a torrid January due to mild weather. This is exactly what we got.
Richard DeKaser
#Surprises