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#Sentiment

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Irish shoppers more optimistic after bargain hunting in post-Christmas sales
# Confidence
# Confidence

Irish shoppers more optimistic after bargain hunting in post-Christmas sales

Feb 12th 2018, 7:45 AM 7,640 Views 20 Comments

“The survey may not be signalling a return of the boom but it does suggest a marked easing in gloom.”

Poll: Do you feel better or worse now that Trump is US President?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you feel better or worse now that Trump is US President?

Jan 20th 2017, 5:03 PM 37,557 Views 175 Comments

Compared to yesterday, are you feeling more upbeat, downbeat or just the same?

Whose recovery is it anyway? Many left behind as the economy accelerates
# Stalled Recovery
# Stalled Recovery

Whose recovery is it anyway? Many left behind as the economy accelerates

Jul 12th 2014, 8:45 AM 9,688 Views 54 Comments

Saddled with debt and facing little prospect of wage growth, many Irish people aren’t feeling the benefit of the economic turnaround.

Will you get a pay rise in 2014? Over half of employees don't think they will
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Will you get a pay rise in 2014? Over half of employees don't think they will

Jan 14th 2014, 9:58 AM 8,082 Views 64 Comments

The prediction is made in Cpl’s Employment Market Monitor Report, which also recorded a rise in the number of jobs posted last year.

Nearly half of small businesses feel confident about the next three months
# Confidence
# Confidence

Nearly half of small businesses feel confident about the next three months

Jan 13th 2014, 6:30 AM 4,313 Views 22 Comments

The figures show a stabilisation in the economy, the Small Firms Association says.

Better business conditions mean 'more firms are hiring'
# Jobs
# Jobs

Better business conditions mean 'more firms are hiring'

Jul 2nd 2013, 6:30 AM 3,353 Views 8 Comments

A new survey from KBC Bank Ireland and Chartered Accountants Ireland looks at business sentiment in the country, and says Irish business activity has strengthened.

Irish investors 'feeling more positive about global economic outlook'
# Optimism
# Optimism

Irish investors 'feeling more positive about global economic outlook'

Jun 14th 2013, 6:05 AM 2,882 Views 3 Comments

Survey of RaboDirect customers shows upswing in confidence about their personal and global financial situation – but they are slightly less sure about the Irish economy.

54 per cent of people still believe now is a bad time to save
# Savings
# Savings

54 per cent of people still believe now is a bad time to save

Feb 13th 2013, 12:44 PM 8,724 Views 14 Comments

The Nationwise/ESRI Saving Index revealed most people are still using any spare funds they have to pay down debt.

Irish investor sentiment now positive - RaboDirect
# Sentiment
# Sentiment

Irish investor sentiment now positive - RaboDirect

Jan 28th 2013, 10:59 AM 3,444 Views 17 Comments

RaboDirect’s Investor Barometer has also shown that 42 per cent of investors would prefer to invest in emerging markets.

Poll: Is speculation about the Budget impacting on your spending?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Is speculation about the Budget impacting on your spending?

Nov 1st 2012, 10:17 AM 6,527 Views 56 Comments

Is the talk of possible tax hikes and benefit cuts in next month’s Budget affecting how you spend your money right now?

Consumer sentiment stabilises after sharp decline in September
# Consumers
# Consumers

Consumer sentiment stabilises after sharp decline in September

Oct 31st 2012, 2:16 PM 2,497 Views 14 Comments

The KBC Ireland/ESRI index showed a small amount of growth though consumers still have a gloomy outlook of their household finances and unemployment.

Business confidence improving significantly, says IBEC
# Two-Speed Economy
# Two-Speed Economy

Business confidence improving significantly, says IBEC

Mar 12th 2012, 7:10 AM 1,436 Views 9 Comments

About three in 10 exporters plan to recruit extra staff in the next three months.

Poll: Do you feel more optimistic about the Irish economy?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you feel more optimistic about the Irish economy?

Mar 1st 2012, 3:08 PM 5,144 Views 65 Comments

The latest consumer sentiment index tells us that consumers became slightly more confident in February. Did you?

Consumer sentiment brightened in February
# Consumers
# Consumers

Consumer sentiment brightened in February

Mar 1st 2012, 2:32 PM 1,039 Views 4 Comments

Consumer sentiment was up last month – and had also increased compared to last year, as consumers become less pessimistic about the outlook for the jobs market, KCB Bank Ireland and the ESRI said today.

Cluxton's kick the 'moment of the year'
# Blue Tide
From The42
# Blue Tide

Cluxton's kick the 'moment of the year'

Dec 21st 2011, 9:29 AM 1,025 Views 0 Comments

Our survey says: the dramatic, late winner from Dublin goalkeeper in this year’s All-Ireland final is the most memorable moment of the past 12 months.