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Inflation Quotes Page 5

There is more risk in owning longer-dated securities in a period of rising inflation.
John Santoro
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Underlying inflation is still sufficiently strong for the RBA to maintain a fairly strong bias to increase interest rates in the months ahead, although the urgency for a rate rise is not yet extreme.
Stephen Koukoulas
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Inflation is not something you can put back in the bottle very easily. Rising interest rates and inflation would affect corporate profits and make valuations look overdone and stocks look expensive.
Tim Hayes
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The Fed is starting to see evidence that it's winning its war on inflation. The report will be consistent with trends we've seen lately that suggest the core rate is cooling.
Scott Anderson
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Looking ahead in the coming year, we see the Fed winning its war on inflation.
Scott Anderson
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It will probably be a long way off before we get to a 2 percent inflation rate, meaning the BOJ is not going do any imminent rate increases. That will keep the rate-differential theme and push the yen lower.
Kenichiro Ikezawa
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Core inflation has accelerated over the past three months, suggesting that the Fed has not yet completely corked the inflation genie. The present inflationary environment will continue to push the Fed further down the path of interest rate hikes.
Scott Anderson
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Clearly, the best news on inflation is past. These data show that households were spending aggressively last year and that there is a great deal of spending momentum coming into 2000. The Fed needs to tighten now, and they will.
Steven Wood
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As we have seen in the past few months, our inflation gauge, and most national inflation indicators, point to somewhat lower inflationary pressures ahead.
Ernie Goss
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Over the past year, core intermediate goods inflation has been nearly 5 percentage points higher than core finished goods inflation. This is one of the largest gaps ever, and reinforces our expectation that a part of this early-stage inflation should feed through into finished goods prices in the coming months.
Bill Dudley
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Wages have been having trouble keeping pace with inflation. You might be growing more jobs, and there may be more vacancies, but employers have been extremely reluctant to increase wages to lure people back into the job market.
Scott Anderson
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Did firms have trouble making profits back in the 1950s and 1960s? ... No -- they were used to a low-inflation environment, and the cost side was used to that, and workers' expectations about wages were more attuned to that.
Joshua Feinman
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[Beyond that, some Treasury market participants worry that with recovery, inflation will pick up. In a note this week replete with (groan)] Star Wars ... current long bond yields do not reflect this risk.
Bill Gross
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A weaker yen will put substantial downward pressure on inflation and will result in lower interest rates. A stronger dollar also means that U.S. assets are more attractive, once you buy them.
Kevin Harris
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We're definitely at a hard point here, with inflation and interest rates kind of looming over everything. We have a market that's had a very rough October so far, and while you've got earnings coming up, that's not going to be the silver bullet for the market that it was in the second quarter.
Bryan Piskorowski
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Part of it was just inflation, but a big reason for the increase is we have to bring those two stations up to the 2003 building code, which requires them both to have sprinkler systems. That was something I hadn't budgeted for. When I found out about it, the hair went up on the back of my neck.
George Morehouse
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Stocks are not expensive. There's no reason to believe we can't go higher. I don't see inflation as a threat at all.
Doug Sandler
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I don't see much risk of inflation, partly because the Fed will do whatever it needs to do to keep it low.
Sharon Lee
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The risk that labor costs will begin to make their way through to higher core inflation if the labor market continues to tighten is one key factor making many (Fed policy makers) uneasy about a course change in policy any time soon.
Peter Hooper
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Coming on the heels of the recent spate of weaker economic reports, the better than expected inflation news will probably cause the Fed to leave interest rates unchanged at their June FOMC meeting. It is still way too soon, however, to conclude that the Fed is done.
Mark Vitner
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You're going to go through a rough patch through the next six to 12 months. Inflation is going to be boosted by higher oil prices. There is a clear upward trend.
George Buckley
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The prospects for a rate cut have certainly increased. You have weaker inflation and in addition there are risks to gross domestic product growth.
George Buckley
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The overall trend for many years now is that drug prices go up substantially more than the rate of inflation, and that continues to be the case. Even though it's up less than in the previous quarter, it is still a substantial increase, and this is added on to increases from previous quarters.
Sharon Treat
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International bankers are staying ahead of the inflation curve, ... They gave the impression that they are staying ahead of the curve and that's a big positive.
Scott Graham
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Scott McClellan
Inflation appears to be well contained and it is relatively low by historical standards. It's something we keep a close eye on and we have great confidence in the Federal Reserve.
Scott McClellan
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Much of gold's recent rally has been supported by positive investor sentiment in light of rising oil prices, inflation concerns and geopolitical volatility, and we do not expect these supportive macro-factors to dissipate in the near term.
Barclays Capital
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Despite the pop in core PPI inflation in July, there appears to be little pressure lurking on the horizon in the near term. The pipeline measures remain subdued and vehicle pricing appears to have distorted the figures.
Sherry Cooper
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Given the crosscurrents in the economic inflation data, it will be difficult for him to be clear-cut.
Mark Zandi
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Bearing in mind that the Fed wants higher inflation, the news is not unwelcome. And the market will remain firmly in the camp that the Fed will not tighten soon, ... Nevertheless, the risks from the PPI are easy to see and look real in light of the big decline of the dollar and rise in import costs that preceded them.
Sherry Cooper
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We got good news on inflation. People anticipate that with inflation still very low, the Fed will stay on hold for awhile.
Gary Thayer
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