WASHINGTON, July 17- The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market recovery was gaining traction. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits dropped 3,000 to a seasonally adjusted 302,000 for the week ended July 12, the Labor Department said on Thursday.» Read More
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.
In this excerpt from a live interview of "Street Signs" just after the release of FOMC minutes, Pimco's Bill Gross says the Federal Reserve isn't factoring in the negative economic effects of very low interest rates.
Breaking down the details of the Fed's FOMC minutes, with CNBC's Brian Sullivan, Brian Shactman, Rick Santelli, and PIMCO's Bill Gross.
As investors become increasingly uneasy about the second-quarter earnings period, expectations for more action from the Fed are on the rise. But with record low rates and the weak global economy, analysts are anticipating a disappointing season all around.