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U.S. stock index futures ticked higher on Friday, as investors eagerly awaited official non-farm payrolls (NFP) data for May.
Interest rates are going to be tame for a while, says CNBC's Rick Santelli, sharing his thoughts on how Friday's jobs number will likely impact the markets. And Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics; Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities, and CNBC's Larry Kudlow, share their thoughts on Friday's employment numbers.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson breaks down the latest numbers on jobs.
Mark Zandi, Moody's Analystics; Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities, and CNBC's Larry Kudlow, provide their predictions on Friday's jobs report.
Jonathan Beinner, Goldman Sachs Asset Management, provides his outlook on the economy as interest rates trend slowly higher and economist eye the labor market for signs of a reduction in slack.
CNBC's Steve Liesman shares his expectations for Friday's employment data. Economist will be closely looking at wages, says Liesman.
Jim O'Sullivan, High Frequency Economics chief U.S. economist, and Michelle Girard, RBS chief U.S. economist, share their thoughts on what they expect to see from Friday's employment data.
Mike Durney, president and CEO of Dice Holdings and Michael Gurka, founder and president at BruinHill Partners, discusses the upcoming U.S. nonfarm payrolls and how to trade through it.
Patrick O'Keefe, director of economic research at CohnReznick, expects a "good number" for the U.S. nonfarm payrolls and says the outlook for hiring is "very much improving".
Jonas Prising, CEO, Manpower Group, discusses his estimates for Friday's U.S. jobs report. He also explains the significance of unemployment benefits and how it indicates slack in the labor market.
Michael Gayed, Chief Investment Strategist, Pension Partners, says markets are more concerned about wage growth, rather than employment figures.
Ilya Spivak, Currency Strategist at FXCM and Sam Chandan, President & Chief Economist at Chandan Economics, discuss whether an upbeat jobs report will give the greenback a boost.
Tim Condon, Head of Research at ING Financial Markets, expects May's U.S. jobs report to see "slow, steady progress."
Carter Worth, chief market technician at Sterne Agee, says the U.S. payroll data has no bearing on the stock market at the moment and that it¿s currently going through a "stall before an unwind."
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest data on April factory orders, and Steve Liesman digs into the number and breaks down the week in economic data.
Taimur Baig, Chief Economist, Asia, at Deutsche Bank, expects strong job growth in May to support a rebound in second-quarter U.S. gross domestic product.
Dodge O. Dorland, Chairman & Chief Investment Officer at Landor & Fuest Capital Managers, explains his "wait and see" position ahead of May's jobs data due next week.
David Forrester, Senior Vice President for G10 FX Strategy at Macquarie, says weak U.S data, especially in the labor market, hurt the greenback in recent days.
A low labor participation rate offset April's better-than-expected jobs report, says David Dietze, President & Chief Investment Strategist at Point View Wealth Management.
Yields jumped to session highs after the US employment report, while that on two-year notes climbed to one-month peaks.