Nonfarm Payrolls


  • Should you disregard Friday's US jobs data?     Friday, 10 Jan 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Antonin Jullier, global head of equity trading strategy at Citi, explains why the low U.S. jobs number is not "necessarily important."

  • Thomas Lee, JPMorgan's chief U.S. equity strategist, and Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial's chief economist, react to the December jobs report.

  • Soft jobs report: Bad weather or bad economy?     Friday, 10 Jan 2014 | 10:01 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down December's disappointing employment report where only 74,000 jobs were added. Almost 400,000 people dropped out of the workforce, Liesman says.

  • Cramer: Jobs number is real, and it's bad     Friday, 10 Jan 2014 | 9:01 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" team reacts to the stunning December employment report that fell well below consensus forecast. Cramer says the data is not as bad as it used to be, but there's not a lot of robust jobs growth.

  • Don't pay attention to jobs numbers: Zandi     Friday, 10 Jan 2014 | 8:31 AM ET

    The numbers are not consistent with anything, says Mark Zandi, Moody's Analystic, breaking down the latest employment data from the government. Austan Goolsbee, Chicago Booth School of Business professor; Greg Ip,The Economist; Kevin Hassett, American Enterprise Institute, and CNBC's Rick Santelli weigh in.

  • CNBC's Hampton Pearson breaks down the latest data from the employment report, which shows the nonfarm payroll numbers at the smallest rise since January 2011.

  • Liesman's jobs report preview     Friday, 10 Jan 2014 | 7:06 AM ET

    A look at how CNBC's Steve Liesman arrived at his prediction of 254,000 jobs in this morning's employment report from the government.

  • US jobs: Expect 'very positive' number     Friday, 10 Jan 2014 | 5:50 AM ET

    Todd Horwitz, author and founder of Averagejoeoptions.com, says he expects the U.S. jobs report to be "very positive", but says there are still "a lot of problems."

  • American business looks positive: CEO     Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 11:10 AM ET

    Thomas Donohue, U.S. Chamber of Commerce CEO and president, discusses the state of American business, the tea party and extending unemployment benefits.

  • Strong ADP points to upbeat jobs report     Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 10:01 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down the significance of today's strong ADP data and if the strength of the number puts pressure on the Federal Reserve to normalize monetary policy.

  • CNBC's Rick Santelli provides his thoughts on the latest employment data from ADP and weighs in on growth.

  • Gene Sperling, National Economic Council director, shares his views on why long-term unemployment insurance needs to be extended as the national unemployment rates stands at 7.3 percent. Long-term unemployment is a more serious problem now than it's been in decades and decades, says Sperling.

  • Equity: Beware of New Year 'turmoil'?     Monday, 30 Dec 2013 | 5:50 AM ET

    Mark Sebastian, director of trading and investments at Swan Wealth Advisors, highlights that the new year's releases of both ISM data and nonfarm payrolls could send the market into "turmoil."

  • Art Cashin: Fed will walk delicately     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 10:21 AM ET

    Art Cashin, UBS director of floor operations, discusses market pressure following the jobs report and when he thinks the Fed will begin to taper.

  • Chad Morganlander, Stifel Nicolaus portfolio manager, and Dan Greenhaus, BTIG chief global strategist, discuss the outlook for the stock market as talk of the Fed tapering intensifies. Morganlander says he is biased to equities and bearish on bonds.

  • Digging into current market conditions, with FM contributor Tim Seymour; writer and private investor Evan Newmark; and CNBC contributor Greg Ip.

  • Does the jobs report give the Fed permission to taper? CNBC's Jeff Cox and Matthew Slaughter, Dartmouth College, economics professor & associate dean, Tuck School of Business, discuss the QE effect on the economy and when taper should begin.

  • Discussing in what sectors he sees growth for hiring, and the global economy, with Frank Friedman, Deloitte LLP CFO. Hiring 18,000 or more each year is the new normal for Deloitte, Friedman says.

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 3:02 PM ET

    Discussing how the jobs report influenced the big market day, with Abigail Doolittle, Peak Theories; Rich Peterson, S&P Capital IQ; Robert Luna, Sure Vest Capital Management; Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Does a Federal Reserve taper matter for stocks? Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 2:54 PM ET

    Stocks market stages unexpected reaction after November Jobs Report comes in stronger than expected at 203,000.