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Investors are already betting that there are more rate cuts to come. A futures contract tied to the federal funds rate is projecting that rate could get down as low as 2 percent this summer.
4 days ago
WASHINGTON (AFP) — The US economy suffered 17,000 job losses in January, marking the first monthly losses since 2003, according to a government report Friday which highlighted fears that America is sliding into recession.
Jobless claims surge in latest week
First-time claims jump back to 375,000, the loftiest level since October
By Greg Robb, MarketWatch
Last update: 11:42 a.m. EST Jan. 31, 2008
Originally posted by marg6043
So the markets new alredy the jobs lost.