Nonfarm Payrolls


  • Solid US Jobs Growth Trend to Continue: Pro     Sunday, 3 Feb 2013 | 5:10 PM ET

    Bob Baur, MD & Chief Global Economist, Principal Global Investors says the upward revision of U.S. employment data shows good evidence of solid job growth. He expects the trend to continue.

  • Good Times Await Currency Investors: Pro Friday, 1 Feb 2013 | 10:19 PM ET

    Returns on foreign exchange are near cyclical lows, this pro says, and an upturn awaits, helped by the coming Great Rotation from bonds to stocks.

  • What the Jobs Report Means For the Economy     Friday, 1 Feb 2013 | 10:04 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman provides his take on this morning's jobs data. And, Ward McCarthy, Jefferies chief U.S. financial economist, weighs in on jobs and where he sees the Dow headed.

  • Risks Facing the Global Economy     Thursday, 31 Jan 2013 | 7:10 PM ET

    Jimmy Koh, Head of Research & Investor Relations, UOB discusses the risks facing the global economy. He explores the problems facing China's economy.

  • US Unemployment Is Structural, Not Cyclical     Thursday, 31 Jan 2013 | 5:35 PM ET

    Adolfo Laurenti, MD & Deputy Chief Economist, Mesirow Financial says U.S. unemployment is a structural rather than cyclical problem. He expects Friday's payrolls data to show 150,000 to 175,000 jobs were created in January.

  • Positive Outlook for US Markets     Thursday, 31 Jan 2013 | 5:10 PM ET

    Michael Crofton, President & CEO, Philadelphia Trust Company says U.S. stock markets are likely to rally 7-8 percent this year. He expects the market to do well ahead of budget talks in March, when some pull-back is likely.

  • Monetary Easing to Boost Commodities: Pro     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 5:40 PM ET

    Gaurav Sodhi, Resources Analyst at Intelligent Investor says commodity markets move in tandem with monetary policy. He says a negative surprise from the key jobs data on Friday may be good for commodities as would imply further stimulus efforts from the Fed.

  • Markets Dodged a Bullet, for Now     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 5:10 PM ET

    Scott Nations, Chief Investment Officer & President, NationsShares says investors have dodged a bullet despite U.S. Q4 GDP showing a shock contraction and that Friday's jobs numbers could confirm a slowdown. He says the VIX gathering strength is a cause for concern.

  • Momentum to Lift US Jobs in January: Pro     Sunday, 27 Jan 2013 | 5:10 PM ET

    Tony Nash, Managing Director, IHS says momentum in the U.S. jobs market will lead to the addition of 165,000 jobs to non-farm payrolls in January.

  • Your Currency Trade on the Jobs Report Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 8:04 PM ET

    Forecasts for the nonfarm payroll report are all over the map, but this strategist has found a way to play the most likely scenario using currencies.

  • CNBC's Hampton Pearson breaks down the latest number on jobs. And Bob Doll, Nuveen Investments; Jared Bernstein,Center on Budget and Policy Priorities; and CNBC's Kelly Evans, Steve Liesman, and Rick Santelli discuss what the data indicates about the health of the U.S. economy.

  • Countdown to Jobs Report     Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 8:03 AM ET

    Will the positive trend in payrolls continue? Bob Doll, Nuveen Investments; Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities; and CNBC's Kelly Evans and Steve Liesman, discuss the pace of job creation and the strength of the U.S. economy.

  • How to Trade the Nonfarm Payroll Report Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 7:45 AM ET
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    This strategist expects Friday's nonfarm payroll report to boost risk appetite and give the Australian dollar a boost.

  • Patrick O'Keefe, director of economic research at CohnReznick, tells CNBC why the US job numbers should surprise to the upside.

  • Jobs Data Out Tomorrow     Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 7:27 PM ET

    CNBC's Larry Kudlow takes a look at where the market stands ahead of the big jobs report Friday morning.

  • Ward McCarthy, Jefferies chief U.S. financial economist, provides perspective on today's better-than-expected jobs number, and explains why he is upbeat about tomorrow's non-farm payroll number.

  • CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down the latest ADP job numbers, with Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics chief economist. Despite the "fiscal cliff" drama, "businesses didn't change their hiring patterns," Zandi added.

  • Keeping the Recovery Momentum Going     Sunday, 9 Dec 2012 | 5:10 PM ET

    Glenn Maguire, Principal & Chief Economist, Asia Sentry Advisory says the positive jobs data is just another sign that the U.S. economy is getting back on the growth path. He adds that it's key that policymakers safeguard the momentum.

  • Black Boxes Threatening Privacy?     Friday, 7 Dec 2012 | 7:53 PM ET

    The White House has given the green light for a plan that would require all future cars and trucks to be equipped with black boxes for gathering data in accidents, with Former Prosecutor Tom Curran.

  • A Rotten Week For Apple     Friday, 7 Dec 2012 | 7:50 PM ET

    Zach Karabell, River Twice Research, weighs in on Apple's wild ride this week, and how other tech stocks are faring amid fiscal cliff concerns.