Nonfarm Payrolls


  • 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
    'Markets are on edge': pro

    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
    Why the Fed will still taper in September

    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
    Goldman's Hatzius on jobs report

    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
    After jobs, will the Fed still taper?

    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
    What to expect from US market

    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.

  • Will the US jobs number confirm a recovery?   Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 3:00 AM ET
    Will the US jobs number confirm a recovery?

    Lucy MacDonald, chief investment officer at RCM, tells CNBC that there is a broad set of data showing the underpinning of the recovery.

  • Nonfarm payrolls: What to watch   Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 9:05 PM ET
    Nonfarm payrolls: What to watch

    Keith Hall, former Commissioner of the Bureau of Labor Statistics and current Senior Research Fellow at George Mason University, says the employment-population ratio is the key figure to watch ahead of the latest U.S. nonfarm payrolls report.

  • Jobs data key for Treasurys: broker   Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 11:00 AM ET
    Jobs data key for Treasurys: broker

    Bill Blain, senior fixed income broker at Mint Partners, explains that the upcoming U.S. job number is key as it could send Treasurys above the 3 percent level.

  • Will Fed tapering happen in September?   Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 7:09 PM ET
    Will a tapering happen in September?

    Stuart Oakley, Managing Director, Asian Currency Trading at Nomura says the likelihood of a "Septaper" depends on where the 10 year treasury yield trades.

  • July economic data: two out of three ain't bad Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 1:14 PM ET

    The Services and Manufacturing ISM both report Employment expanding, but Nonfarm payrolls were below consensus. ISM respondents' optimism is overdone, or Nonfarm payrolls is wrong.

  • What's the impact of July's jobs data on Fed's taper timetable?

    David Kuo, CEO at The Motley Fool Singapore says the fall of the unemployment rate to 7.4% in July could result in the Fed tapering QE sooner rather than later.

  • July jobs disappoint   Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 7:15 PM ET
    July jobs disappoint

    The economy added 162,000 jobs in July, missing expectations. Deutsche Bank's Carl Riccadonna, and Politico's Ben White, discuss. "These are not good enough jobs, wages aren't rising which means spending will not be rising," says White.

  • Santelli questions growth fairy tale   Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 10:52 AM ET
    Santelli questions growth fairy tale

    CNBC's Rick Santelli talks to Charles Biderman, TrimTabs Investment Research chairman about this morning's disappointing jobs number and why income is the best way to measure the nation's overall economic health.

  • July non-farm payrolls total 162,000   Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 8:33 AM ET
    July non-farm payrolls total 162,000

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson break downs the monthly employment numbers from the Labor Department. And Austan Goolsbee, Booth School of Business; Richard Hoey, BNY Mellon; Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics, and CNBC's Steve Liesman and Rick Santelli, provide their final thoughts on this month's employment data.

  •  Expect an increase of 200,000 non-farm jobs: Pro

    Patrick O'Keefe, director of economic research at CohnReznick, tells CNBC that he is looking for over 200,000 private sector jobs.

  • ADP private sector employment up 200,000 in July   Wednesday, 31 Jul 2013 | 8:14 AM ET
    ADP private sector employment up 200,000 in July

    Private payroll growth was stronger than expected as employers hired more workers. CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down the numbers and provides perspective on the nation's employment picture, with Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody's Analytics.

  • 'Fatburger' Avoids Obamacare   Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 3:35 PM ET
    'Fatburger' Avoids Obamacare

    West coast hamburger joint "Fatburger" has found a way to adjust ahead of Obamacare without cutting hours or employees. CEO of "Fatburger" Andy Wienderhorn explains how.

  • US Jobs Report: A Good or Bad Omen?   Sunday, 7 Jul 2013 | 10:50 PM ET
    U.S. NFP: Market Reaction will be the Key

    Kenny Polcari, Director at O'Neil Securities analyzes Friday's U.S. non-farm payrolls report