Jobless Claims


  • Weekly Jobless Claims Drop to 382,000     Thursday, 20 Sep 2012 | 8:30 AM ET

    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.

  • Jobless Claims Up 15,000 & August PPI Up 1.7%     Thursday, 13 Sep 2012 | 8:30 AM ET

    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.

  • Jobless Claims Fall to Lowest Level in Month     Thursday, 6 Sep 2012 | 8:30 AM ET

    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.

  • Trader's Buzz on the Markets     Thursday, 16 Aug 2012 | 6:44 AM ET

    A look at what traders are watching ahead of the market's open, with Yra Harris, Praxis Trading.

  • Jobless Claims Data Posted a Day Early Thursday, 9 Aug 2012 | 6:00 PM ET
    People check the jobs board at a Denver Workforce Center, part of the Denver Office of Economic Development, in Denver, Colorado, U.S.

    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.

  • Weekly Jobless Claims Down 6,000 to 361,000     Thursday, 9 Aug 2012 | 8:31 AM ET

    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.

  • Roadmap for Friday's Markets: Jobs     Friday, 3 Aug 2012 | 9:00 AM ET

    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.

  • Jobs Panel Prediction: The Final Countdown     Friday, 3 Aug 2012 | 8:03 AM ET

    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.

  • Weekly Jobless Claims Up 8K to 365,000     Thursday, 2 Aug 2012 | 8:30 AM ET

    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.

  • Haas: Low Growth Condition Will Not Change     Monday, 30 Jul 2012 | 7:45 AM ET

    Richard Haas, Council on Foreign Relations president, weighs in on the euro crisis, health of the global economy and emerging market disappointments.

  • Jobless Claims Drop & Durable Goods Up 1.6%     Thursday, 26 Jul 2012 | 8:29 AM ET

    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.

  • Pre-Market Report: What You Need to Know     Thursday, 26 Jul 2012 | 6:00 AM ET

    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.

  • Weekly Jobless Claims Up to 386,000     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 8:28 AM ET

    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.

  • Strong Afternoon for Stocks     Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 7:17 PM ET

    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.

  • Gross: How Low Rates Hurt the Economy     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 2:00 PM ET

    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.

  • Fed Maintains Cautious Outlook     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 2:00 PM ET

    Breaking down the details of the Fed's FOMC minutes, with CNBC's Brian Sullivan, Brian Shactman, Rick Santelli, and PIMCO's Bill Gross.

  • Traders work in the ten-year U.S. Treasury Note options pit at the Chicago Board of Trade in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

    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.