Benjamin Segal, MD, Global Equity Portfolio Manager at Neuberger Berman, says it is premature to draw conclusions about the Fed's timeline on raising interest rates based on one data.» Read More
Bruce Kasman, JPMorgan chief economist, and David Darst, independent investment consultant, shares their outlook on the economy and when the Fed is likely to raise interest rates.
The jobs report for March won't deter the Fed from normalizing rates, but the rise will likely be incremental, says Chong Yoon-Chou, investment director at Aberdeen Asset Management.
Philip Wee, senior currency economist at DBS and Tai Hui, chief Asia market strategist at JP Morgan Asset Management, explain why a softer jobs report in March won't dent the greenback's rise.
With a Fed rate hike indicative of a strong U.S. economy, markets will get over the initial negative impact, says Tai Hui, chief Asia market strategist at JP Morgan Asset Management.
While the initial reaction may be bad, markets may recover after realizing that a later rate hike is now more likely, says Hans Goetti, head of Investment Asia at Banque Internationale a Luxembourg.
Megan Greene, John Hancock, discusses the upcoming jobs report and economic data. CNBC's Steve Liesman weighs in.
Michelle Meyer, BofA Merrill Lynch, and Steven Rees, JPMorgan, eeigh in on what economists are forecasting for nonfarm payrolls in March.
Komal Sri-Kumar, Sri-Kumar Global Strategies, gives his forecast on the jobs report and a market outlook on the Fed raising rates.
Komal Sri-Kumar, Sri-Kumar Global Strategies, discusses what he is expecting from the Federal Reserve and why he is bearish on the euro.
Charles Blankley, CIO at Gemmer Asset Management, expects the U.S. nonfarm payrolls report due on Friday to be on the softer side, ranging between the high end of 100,000 and low end of 200,000.
Boris Schlossberg, managing director of BK Asset Management, says there could be a "volatile, short reaction" to Friday's jobs data followed by an extended reaction next week when markets return from the Easter holiday.
Tradingnalysis.com founder Todd Gordon shorts the Australian dollar ETF as a way to play lower commodity prices, a high U.S. dollar and interest rates.
Jeffrey Halley, senior manager, FX Trading at Saxo Capital Markets, says markets are expecting a positive nonfarm payrolls report and advises investors to sell the Aussie and New Zealand dollar.
Brian Jacobsen, chief portfolio strategist at Wells Fargo Advantage Funds, expects 220,000 nonfarm jobs to be created in March, with weekly earnings advancing 2.2 percent, which won't be enough to spook the Fed.
Mike Ryan, UBS,and David Bailin, Citi Private Bank, give an outlook on upcoming payrolls and what trends to watch in the markets this week.
Sean Callow, senior currency strategist at Westpac, says the greenback remains wary after the FOMC meeting, but should finish the week on a positive note with U.S. jobs expected to meet market consensus.
Rick Rieder, BlackRock, gives his perspective on the timing of a rate hike and corporate profits.
David Mann, chief economist, Asia, Standard Chartered, says the Fed still has time "to wait and see" due to wage growth and underlying inflation pressure remaining soft.
Deb Clarke, head of Investment Research at Mercer, says June has a "fair probability" of seeing a rate hike in the U.S., but warns of the risks of a stronger greenback.
The ECB will put QE in action on Monday, and the jobs number was strong. "Fast Money" trader Pete Najarian emphasizes owning protection.