"The economy is stronger than you think," said Chris Rupkey, chief financial economist at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ in New York. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits ticked up 2,000 to a seasonally adjusted 304,000 for the week ended April 12, the Labor Department said on Thursday, staying close to a 6-1/ 2 year low touched the prior week.» Read More
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports a slew of economic data, including the latest jobless claims numbers, international trade, and import/export prices, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest weekly unemployment numbers and discusses its impact on the markets and economy, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest economic numbers on unemployment, durable goods and GDP, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest number on jobs, and discusses what it indicates about the economy and its impact on the markets, with Joel Naroff, Naroff Economic Advisors president and founder.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest numbers on weekly unemployment and producer prices. Also, discussing the impact this data will have on the markets and what it indicates about the economy, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
Initial claims for unemployment benefits dropped 12,000 to a seasonally adjusted 365,000, according to the Labor Department. CNBC's Rick Santelli assesses what the data signals about the U.S. economy.
The Congressional Budget Office says 2012 will be the fourth year in a row with a deficit over $1 trillion, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers. The forecast has been lowered due to increased economic activity, according to CBO.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on jobs and housing, with Jim Iuorio TJM Institutional Services director.
A look at what traders are watching ahead of the market's open, with Yra Harris, Praxis Trading.
The Department of Labor said it inadvertently released initial jobless claims numbers on an agency website a a day prior to its official Thursday release.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the numbers on weekly jobless claims and international trade. CNBC's Steve Liesman and Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services director, discuss the data and its impact on U.S. markets.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team and Dan Greenhaus, BTIG chief global strategist, discusses the outlook on the economy on the heels of a better-than-expected jobs report, with Joseph LaVorgna, Deutshce Bank chief U.S. economist.
Austan Goolsbee, University of Chicago economics professor; Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics chief economist; Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial chief economist; and CNBC's Steve Liesman, provide their predictions on this morning's jobs number and take a look at who's hiring and who's not.
CNBC'S Rick Santelli reports the latest numbers on unemployment, and discusses its impact on the markets, with Bruce Kasman, JP Morgan chief economist. Also, Steve Liesman reports on the latest comments from Mario Draghi, European Central Bank president.
Richard Haas, Council on Foreign Relations president, weighs in on the euro crisis, health of the global economy and emerging market disappointments.
CNBC's Rick Santelli takes a look at the 35,000 drop in weekly jobless claims, and the boost in June's durable goods, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Kelly Evans; including a slew of earnings and economic data due out today on jobless claims, durable goods, and pending home sales.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the data on weekly jobless claims, up 34,000 for the week ending July 14, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
Where can investors find profits in the market? Jeff Kleintop, LPL Financial, and Bob Doll, BlackRock, weigh in. "I think we are getting decent news from technology, health care, and even earnings," says Doll.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the numbers on initial jobless claims and June's import price data.