Nonfarm Payrolls


  • US unemployment rate will be an 'aberration'     Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 | 5:30 AM ET

    Mark Hamrick, Washington bureau chief at Bankrate, expects Friday's U.S. job report to be "downbeat" and the unemployment rate to be a "statistical aberration" because of the shutdown.

  • Investors await non-farm payroll numbers     Tuesday, 5 Nov 2013 | 3:50 PM ET

    Daniel Wiener, Adviser Investments, and Warren Meyers, Illustro Trading, discuss how weak payroll data may push off tapering and impact the markets.

  • Dollar may shrug off downbeat payrolls Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 1:20 AM ET

    The U.S. dollar may continue edging higher this week, defying downbeat economic data, according to CNBC's latest market survey.

  • The Fed's impact on interest rates     Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 1:49 PM ET

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen and Steve Liesman discuss the impending Federal Reserve interest rate decision and the impact it will have on QE.

  • Is Washington listening to business?     Friday, 25 Oct 2013 | 10:44 AM ET

    Let's not try to shut the country down or cripple institutions just to make a political point, says John Engler, Business Roundtable president.

  • DC 'horse play' impacting Q4: Pro     Friday, 25 Oct 2013 | 10:16 AM ET

    Henry Walker, Farmers & Merchants Bank, president, and Ken Cruse, Sunstone Hotel Investors, president and CEO, discuss what's driving the Golden State's economy and how the government shutdown has impacted business.

  • Here are five trends this earnings' season Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 2:27 PM ET

    Trends emerge this earnings' season: limited Q4 visibility, momentum names slide, oil is dropping, and bond yields break down.

  • Expert questions accuracy of jobs number     Tuesday, 22 Oct 2013 | 8:41 AM ET

    There's a lot of people out there who aren't really looking for jobs and consequently the unemployment is much higher than what's been reported, says Bob Funk, Express employment professional CEO, providing his thoughts on this morning jobs report and whether Obamacare has "dampened" employment.

  • John Canally, investment strategist and economist at LPL Financial, expects the markets to move on very quickly from the September U.S. jobs report to focus on the October one out in a few weeks.

  • Jobs Tuesday: Why it matters     Tuesday, 22 Oct 2013 | 5:00 AM ET

    Keith Wade, chief economist and strategist at Schroders, explains why Tuesday's U.S. job report is important as it shows the recovery picture for the economy going into the shutdown.

  • IHS: Sept Non-farm payrolls may disappoint     Sunday, 20 Oct 2013 | 6:17 PM ET

    Tony Nash, Vice President at IHS explains why US non-farm payrolls data, due on Wednesday, may be lower than market consensus and how will that impact Fed's tapering agenda.

  • Julia Coronado, chief economist, North America at BNP Paribas, discusses how without U.S. job data, focus will be on the debt ceiling and how there's "plenty" to worry about for Treasury investors.

  • Mark Patterson, Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress explains why he thinks there is a way out for the U.S. from the current shutdown and the looming debt ceiling.

  • No Big Jobs Friday?! Shutdown the thought Monday, 30 Sep 2013 | 1:03 AM ET
    Community Job Center in the Brooklyn borough of New York City

    The risk of a delay to Friday's U.S. jobs release as a potential government shutdown looms could deal financial markets a huge blow, analysts say.

  • Stocks rudderless as DC agenda dominates Monday, 23 Sep 2013 | 3:12 PM ET
    The U.S. Capitol.

    U.S. stocks are rudderless because the near-term catalysts are negative, revolving around Obamacare and a clean spending bill.

  • 'Markets are on edge': pro     Monday, 9 Sep 2013 | 5:50 AM ET

    Michael Gurka, managing director at Spectrum Asset Management, says that the equity market is "delusional" right now and that it will be a "tough week" for the markets.

  • Why the Fed will still taper in September     Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 11:10 AM ET

    Jim O'Sullivan, chief U.S. economist at High Frequency Economics, says Friday's disappointing nonfarm payrolls numbers were not as important as most think, and that the Fed is still on track for a September tapering.

  • Goldman's Hatzius on jobs report     Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 11:00 AM ET

    Jan Hatzius, chief economist at Goldman Sachs, weighs in on Friday's August jobs report. In general, things are going at a decent pace, he says. The economy is beginning to pick up.

  • After jobs, will the Fed still taper?     Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 11:00 AM ET

    Zane Brown of Lord Abbett and Burt White of LPL Financial discuss how the jobs report and concerns with Syria will affect the Fed's tapering plans.

  • What to expect from US market     Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 5:50 AM ET

    Mark Sebastian, COO at Option Pit Mentoring and Consulting, expects Friday's U.S. market session to be a "much bigger yawner" than most forecast despite upcoming job report and concerns on Syria.