"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
Checking on the U.S. markets ahead of the jobs numbers on Friday, with Todd Schoenberger, BlackBay Group and Anthony Chan, JPMorgan Private Bank.
Markets are parsing every word out of Europe for signs the central banks might be ready to aid the markets. CNBC's Steve Liesman discusses the details of his interview with New York Federal Reserve president William Dudley.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports jobless claims are consistent with trend like job growth, but durable goods data does not suggest robust growth.
Breaking down the latest numbers on durable goods and the weekly jobless claims, with CNBC's Rick Santelli, and Steve Liesman and discussing its impact on the markets, with John Ryding, RDQ Economics chief economist.
Steve Case, AOL co-founder & former CEO and chairman, and Sen. Jerry Moran, (R-KS), discuss bipartisan legislation aimed at jump-starting the economy through the creation and growth of new businesses.
CNBC's Rick Santelli and Steve Liesman break down the latest numbers on jobless claims and its impact on the markets, with Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services and Jeremy Siegel, University of Pennsylvania professor.
John Lonski, Moody's Capital Markets Research Group, and Michelle Girard, RBS senior economist, provide a preview of the initial claims number out this morning and weigh in on the soft job market and uncertainty in Washington.
Will a foreign invasion help the U.S job picture? Nancy McLernon, Organization for International Investment CEO, discussing whether overseas companies will be the driver in creating new employment opportunities in this country.
Peter Morici, MD Smith School of Business, and CNBC's Rick Santelli, discuss the "truth about job growth in America."
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market.
Tres Knippa, Kenai Capital Management owner, offers his insight from the CME.
CNBC's Steve Liesman offers insight on unemployment data and which economic indicator best gauges the health of the U.S. economy. Ken Sena, Evercore Partners analyst, also shares his expectations for LinkedIn ahead of its earnings report this afternoon.
CNBC's Rick Santelli takes a look at mixed U.S. economic data, European bond auctions and the debt ceiling.
CNBC's Steve Liesman offers insight on the latest employment numbers and what to expect from tomorrow's jobs report.
69% of the 360 S&P 500 companies that have reported earnings beat the Street's estimates. Stephanie Link, The Street and Michael Dara, MKM Partners, discuss earnings and expectations for jobless claims data.
CNBC's Mandy Drury reports the details of a new survey of financial advisors and their strategies for retirement portfolios.
Initial jobless claims stand at 388,000, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.
Mike Harris, Campbell & Company, shares his view on stocks, gold and oil.
Squawk Box host Andrew Ross Sorkin and his twins, Henry and Max Sorkin, along with CNBC's Rick Santelli and Steve Liesman, break down the latest numbers on jobless claims and what it indicates about the U.S. economic recovery.
A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.