stockowners plan no significant departure from their current foreign investments, they are nearly as likely to increase the amount they invest in domestic stocks as to stand pat
As long as Spain controlled Louisiana and America had i access to the wharves of New Orleans, the United States was happy to stand pat
If you're one of them, you'll soon be receiving a letter from your provider, asking whether you want to stand pat
or opt back in.
Or Alltel could stand pat
as a strong regional player, picking up small pieces here and there and continuing to focus mostly on small towns and rural areas.
As the economy has grown, the Fed has elected to stand pat
on interest rates, although it has recently signaled its readiness to begin raising them at a measured pace.
At a policy meeting in late January, the Bank of Japan decided to stand pat
on its own bond-buying scheme, saying its monetary-easing blitz was winning the war on deflation.
If the Bulls stand pat
by the time the draft gets underway on Thursday, they'll have the No.
Most market watchers expected the ECB to stand pat
at its regular monthly meeting later in the day as it examines the effects of a recent cut in interest rates on the eurozone's recession-hit economy.
The Rangers are unlikely to stand pat
after losing Game 1, but coach John Tortorella was ridiculously vague when asked what adjustments he'd make Sunday.
The Nikkei index briefly topped the 9,000 mark for the first time in about a month on Thursday amid eased concern about the global economy, while the Bank of Japan's decision to stand pat
on its monetary policy had a limited impact on the market as it was within market expectations.
Teachers' negotiators pointed out that the school district continues to stand pat
with a contract proposal that has remained essentially unchanged over more than two years of talks.
The thing I really tried to emphasize after the game to our guys is that they can't stand pat
on our past laurels,'' Williams said.