Nonfarm Payrolls


  • 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.

  • European shares end lower as Ukraine concerns weigh Friday, 2 May 2014 | 12:01 PM ET

    European markets closed lower in trade on Friday, despite a better-than-expected U.S. jobs number.

  • Bonds & stocks react to jobs number     Friday, 2 May 2014 | 10:50 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli speaks to Charles Biderman, TrimTabs Investment Research founder & chairman, and James Bianco, Bianco Research president, about how the bond and stock markets are reacting to today's jobs data.

  • Goldman's Hatzius on jobs & GDP     Friday, 2 May 2014 | 10:30 AM ET

    The household survey is pretty encouraging, we're making progress, says Jan Hatzius, Goldman Sachs chief economist, discussing the April jobs number. Hatzius also gives his GDP forecast for the year.

  • Jobs report validates Fed: Strategist     Friday, 2 May 2014 | 10:05 AM ET

    David Kelly, J.P. Morgan Funds chief global strategist, and Michael Ryan, UBS chief investment strategist, discuss if the strong April jobs number will change the course of Fed policy, and what it means to the bond and equity markets.

  • April jobs report by the numbers     Friday, 2 May 2014 | 10:01 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman digs into the latest numbers on jobs, and discusses when the Fed may hike interest rates.

  • March factory orders up 1.1%     Friday, 2 May 2014 | 10:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest March factory orders data.

  • We're moving in the right direction but we got a lot more work to do, says U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez, discussing Friday's better-than-expected jobs numbers.

  • U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly higher open on Wall Street, ahead of the government’s all-important non-farm payrolls jobs report.