The 0.6 percent annualized increase in gross domestic product (GDP) marked a big loss of momentum from the third quarter''s brisk, 4.9 percent showing. The fourth-quarter pace was the slowest since the first quarter of last year.
The GDP figures come as worries mount that the country is on the verge of a recession or perhaps is already sliding into one. :nailbiting:
A gauge of inflation linked to the GDP report showed that "core" prices – excluding food and energy – grew at a rate of 2.7 percent in the fourth quarter. That was up from a 2 percent rate in the prior quarter and was the biggest quarterly increase since the spring of 2006.
Apa Fed masih mau cut rate dengan data inflasi yang tinggi ?
A narrower trade deficit provided a boost to the economy. The gap shrank to $521 billion at an annual pace from $533.1 the previous three months. For all of 2007, trade contributed 0.55 percentage point to growth, the most since 1991.
Jangan pisah - pisah kan suatu report , nanti bisa salah mengartikannya …
Aksi Profit Taking di bursa eropa sambil menunggu keputusan Fed… Makanya merah semua…
Jika no cut rate maka bursa bakal rontok lg besok…
Jika 25 bp 3 bulan ini lebih bae hindari bursa saham dulu d….
Tapi kok feeling g bakal dpt 50 bp ya? :p