"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
The Fast Money traders weigh in on the trade before Friday's jobs report; the play on mid-day market movers; and Mexican business magnate, Carlos Slim increases his stake in the New York Times.
Breaking down the jobless claims numbers and revised second quarter productivity, with Jim Iuorio, CME Group, Constance Hunter, Aladdin Capital, and CNBC's Steve Liesman and Rick Santelli.
A look ahead at Friday's employment report and it's impact on the markets, with Scott Bauer, SIB Equity Options.
A preview of next week's economic data and its impact on the markets, with Rod Smyth, Riverfront Investment Group, and Pau Morilla-Giner, London & Capital.
Chris Johnson, JK Investment Group director of research says the markets are oversold and there are stocks you should be buying now.
A technical look at the market's record-breaking close, with Jordan Kotick, Barclays Capital, and the CNBC's news team with details on where the markets go from here.
Discussing whether the U.S. economy is stalled or at the beginning of a recession, with Joseph LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank chief U.S. economist; Mike Feroli, JP Morgan, and CNBC's Steve Liesman.
European leaders could temporarily steal the spotlight from Washington lawmakers Thursday, as they meet in Brussels to discuss the Greek debt crisis and how to keep contagion from spreading.
Investors weigh in on what to do to make some money ahead of tomorrow's jobs report, with Todd Schoenberger, Lancolt Trading and Jack Bouroudjian, Index Futures Group.
Reaction to the latest jobless numbers, with CNBC's Rick Santelli and Steve Liesman.
So, which states have the highest cost of living? You won’t get more for your money in these ten states.
There’s growing impatience about subpar job creation as well as stubbornly high unemployment. Here are the ten biggest annual declines and the states in which they took place.
One of the biggest issues facing the economy and the Obama administration is jobs. A discussion about what it will take to turn the jobless trend around, with William Rodgers, Rutgers University professor, and Lakshman Achuthan, Economic Cycle Research.
Stocks could continue to trade sluggishly Wednesday, but traders are watching the durable goods orders report expected tomorrow as a potential source of volatility.
A firm rebound in jobless claims allay some fears that the labor market has seriously weakened, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.
Economic reports could rule the markets Thursday, as investors get a fresh look at the jobs situation and the health of the housing market.
Key Spillway opened to channel water away from Mississippi River, with CNBC's Brian Sullivan.
Jobless claims jumped to 474,000, the third rise in 4 weeks but the YPO survey shows growing hiring optimism among CEOs, with Matt Ferguson, CareerBuilder CEO.
Despite the GDP growling less than expected and jobless claims on the rise, Fed chief Ben Bernanke remains upbeat, with Dan Greenhaus, Miller Tabak Co and Greg Valliere, Potomac Research Group.
Now that the much-anticipated pullback has arrived, traders are debating how low the skittish stock market can go. But one thing's for sure: It'll have a lot to do with oil.