Nonfarm Payrolls


  • US stock futures rise further after jobs number Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 8:37 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures ticked higher on Friday, as investors eagerly awaited official non-farm payrolls (NFP) data for May.

  • Jobs slack story hasn't changed: Pro     Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 8:34 AM ET

    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.

  • May nonfarm payrolls up 217,000     Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 8:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson breaks down the latest numbers on jobs.

  • Spotlight on labor market     Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 8:02 AM ET

    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.

  • Labor market slack in focus     Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 7:10 AM ET

    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.

  • Liesman's outlook for jobs     Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 7:05 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman shares his expectations for Friday's employment data. Economist will be closely looking at wages, says Liesman.

  • Jobs trend around 200,000: Economist     Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 6:33 AM ET

    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.

  • 'Pretty big push' in US hiring: Pro     Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    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.

  • Outlook for US hiring is improving: Pro     Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    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".

  • Expect slightly above 200,000 US jobs: Pro     Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 7:32 PM ET

    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.

  • Jobs or wages: What matters more for markets     Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 7:17 PM ET

    Michael Gayed, Chief Investment Strategist, Pension Partners, says markets are more concerned about wage growth, rather than employment figures.

  • What can lead the US dollar higher?     Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    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.

  • Expect 200,000 US jobs for May: ING     Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 8:23 PM ET

    Tim Condon, Head of Research at ING Financial Markets, expects May's U.S. jobs report to see "slow, steady progress."

  • US stocks close to a correction: Pro     Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 5:50 AM ET

    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."

  • April factory orders up 0.7%     Tuesday, 3 Jun 2014 | 10:00 AM ET

    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.

  • How to trade ahead of US jobs report     Friday, 30 May 2014 | 12:15 AM ET

    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.

  • Below the surface of April's US jobs report     Sunday, 4 May 2014 | 6:23 PM ET

    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.

  • 30-year yield hits 10-month low; Ukraine in focus Friday, 2 May 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    Yields jumped to session highs after the US employment report, while that on two-year notes climbed to one-month peaks.