Nonfarm Payrolls


  • Jobs report not a disaster: Hatzius  Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 10:30 AM ET

    "There is some progress in the labor market," says Jan Hatzius, Goldman Sachs chief economist, discussing the disappointing jobs number and its impact on Fed policy.

  • Job creation cyclical, weak period now: Strategist  Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 10:05 AM ET

    Discussing what went wrong with the jobs report and how it might influence Fed policy and the economy, with Dan Greenhaus, BTIG chief global strategist, and Daniel Morris, TIAA-CREF Asset Management global investment strategist.

  • Weather not a factor in weak jobs: Liesman  Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 10:01 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman provides insight to the weak January jobs data and what it means for the U.S. economy.

  • Cramer: Weather is not a bad excuse  Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 9:01 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer and David Faber discuss the disappointing employment data and what role weather played. Cramer also weighs in on employer responsibility regarding Obamacare.

  • It's a 'weak' jobs report: Liesman  Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 8:34 AM ET

    There's a big disappointment in the lack of revision to December, says CNBC's Steve Liesman breaking down the numbers on jobs. CNBC's Rick Santelli; Austan Goolsbee, Booth School of Business professor; Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics, and Kevin Hassett, American Enterprise Institute, weigh in.

  • Nonfarm payrolls up 113,000 in January  Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 8:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson breaks down the latest numbers on jobs.

  • Fisher: Consumers 'frozen' by weather  Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 8:16 AM ET

    We've seen a growth in the "diaper category, "Thomas Falk, chairman & CEO at Kimberly-Clark, sharing his thoughts on the pulse of the consumer. Richard Fisher, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, provides perspective on how Mother Nature is impacting the economy, jobs and Fed policy.

  • Weather 'serious factor' in jobs report: Goolsbee  Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 8:05 AM ET

    Austan Goolsbee, Booth School of Business professor; Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics; Jeremy Siegel, Wharton School finance professor; and Kevin Hassett, American Enterprise Institute, share their thoughts on the upcoming jobs report, the outlook on the economy, and Fed policy.

  • Market fundamentals are improving: Pro  Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 7:04 AM ET

    Jason Trennert, Strategas Research Partners, and Joshua Feinman, Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management, share their predictions on this morning's employment data and how it will likely impact Fed policy. Also a look at whether this winter's brutal weather is impacting the markets and economy.

  • Positive expectations on jobs data: Experts  Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 6:35 AM ET

    Michael Hanson, BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, and Mark Vitner, Wells Fargo Securities, share their outlook on this morning's employment numbers and its likely impact on the markets.

  • US jobs: Expect 'significant miss'  Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 5:50 AM ET

    Todd Horwitz, author and founder at Averagejoeoptions.com, expects a "fairly significant miss" for the January nonfarm payrolls as the market hasn't seen any significant "top-line growth" in earnings.

  • Expect around 180,000 US jobs: ANZ  Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 12:05 AM ET

    Ahead of Friday's nonfarm payrolls, Timothy Riddell, Head of Global Markets Research at ANZ, expects a surprise upside in the data.

  • Is bad news actually bad news this year?  Thursday, 6 Feb 2014 | 9:07 PM ET

    Eddie Tam, CEO of Central Asset Investments, explains that unlike last year, a dismal jobs report on Friday won't trigger a policy response from the Fed.

  • US growth seeing 'fits and starts': Elaine Chao  Thursday, 6 Feb 2014 | 8:11 PM ET

    Elaine Chao, Former U.S. Secretary of Labor from 2001 to 2009, explains why the U.S. economy isn't seeing the type of rebound that is normally expected after a recession.

  • Weak jobs report won't shock markets: Pro  Thursday, 6 Feb 2014 | 5:18 PM ET

    Dan Greenhaus, Chief Global Strategist at BTIG, explains why markets won't be surprised if Friday's jobs report comes in weaker-than-expected.

  • Don't ignore US weather impact: Rockwell Global  Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 9:53 PM ET

    Peter Cardillo, Chief Market Economist at Rockwell Global Capital, attributes weak U.S. economic data to seasonal factors but is optimistic on job creation.

  • Market positioned for weak jobs report: RBS  Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 6:34 PM ET

    Greg Gibbs, Senior Currency Strategist at RBS, says a fall in U.S. yields indicates that markets have already priced in a disappointing nonfarm payrolls report.

  • ISM data should ease fears: Liesman  Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 10:32 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman weighs in on the January ISM data and what it means for the U.S. economy.

  • US economy will continue to progress: Pro  Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    Kevin Adams, director of fixed income at Henderson Global Investors, discusses the U.S. economy with an eye to the all - important January jobs data.

  • Stocks: Steady as she goes...good enough for now Tuesday, 4 Feb 2014 | 3:32 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Chatter the Federal Reserve may stop its taper program is premature. It would have to believe the U.S. economy is undeniably slowing.