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Tom Schrader Quotes

We have negative news coming out of the home builders this morning, and obviously that's been an area that has led the economy.
Tom Schrader
#Home

I think the unemployment report is the main indicator people are waiting for this week.
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#People

Generally, earnings are better than expected and I think the stock market is receptive to that.
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#Earnings

They'll be looking at the PPI with a real hard eye for what inflation is going to be,
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#Inflation

They'll be looking at the PPI with a real hard eye for what inflation is going to be.
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#Inflation

I've heard that numerous trading desks, out of concerns about terrorism and congestion, are staffing their disaster recovery sites with half their personnel. A number of money managers are going to be working from home.
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#Disaster

I think a lot of people are sitting on their hands, waiting for a little more meaningful earnings reports. Alcoa was better than expected and we have GE earnings at the end of the week, so maybe that will give us some direction.
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#People

We've had a lot of earnings that have been in line or better, and the Street's been yawning. If the earnings stay strong, we could hold at these levels, but any nasty downside surprise and we could see some selling.
Tom Schrader
#Earnings

We've had a lot of earnings that have been in line or better, and the Street's been yawning, ... If the earnings stay strong, we could hold at these levels, but any nasty downside surprise and we could see some selling.
Tom Schrader
#Earnings

All the numbers we saw this morning were good for the market's purposes. GDP growth was certainly positive. Maybe there was a little disappointment that jobless claims didn't drop more, which doesn't bode well for next week's monthly unemployment number.
Tom Schrader
#Growth

A slowing Chinese economy would put a damper on commodity prices. People are concerned that slowdown would hurt the global economy.
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#Economy

A slowing Chinese economy would put a damper on commodity prices, ... People are concerned that slowdown would hurt the global economy.
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#Economy

The danger is that we're getting a little overextended.
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#Danger

We're off our highs, but we're trying to work it back higher again.
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#Trying

We're starting to get into that no man's land of lack of earnings, with most of the S&P 500 having reported already. We'll have durable goods orders tomorrow and beyond that, the market is going to have to count on the economic news and the price of oil for drivers.
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#Land

They like the CPI news this morning and the action in oil markets, with oil down 2 percent. Investors are less worried about inflation, and with energy prices coming in a little bit, that will give more money for the consumer to spend.
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#Action

They like the CPI news this morning and the action in oil markets, with oil down 2 per cent. Investors are less worried about inflation, and with energy prices coming in a little bit, that will give more money for the consumer to spend.
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#Action

More than half the Dow stocks are up. People are putting money into mainstream companies looking for quality and less volatility.
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#Money

The flat fee will allow consistency for the marketplace.
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#Consistency

Intel and a Barron's online article about slower PC sales hit the techs in the morning, but I don't think they said anything that hasn't been said or hinted at recently.
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#Sales

The news that Bush was aware of or maybe authorized the (intelligence) leak is what's causing the weakness in the market.
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#Intelligence

Last week was very busy and I think today there is less impetus to move. There's no earnings news, no economic news until later in the week, and so there's nothing really to move us.
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#News

I think people are very worried that this is going to stretch out, particularly if it's close. No one knows who is going to win, or when they will win, and there's still talk of terror activity around the election.
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#People

Given the severity of the downturn, I would think we'll get a little more of a bounce over the next few weeks, but I wouldn't expect much beyond that. I think it's going to be a long, hot summer.
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#Bounce

The consumer confidence (index) this morning was better than expected, and the lack of negative pre-announcements has given people the impression that first-quarter earnings are going to be good.
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#Confidence

Friday's payrolls number is certainly the week's biggest news, and you may see some hesitation ahead of that.
Tom Schrader
#News

It might be tough to keep up this pace, but the gains will probably continue. People are definitely putting money into stocks.
Tom Schrader
#Money

We're suffering from a dearth of information -- there's no economic news until Thursday.
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#Information

There's not a lot happening ... it's just really, really quiet. You might see this kind of action through Labor Day. Typically, this just isn't a good time of the year to put money to work.
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#Action

We got hit so hard at the beginning of the week,
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#Beginning