Michael Every, Head of Financial Markets Research, Asia-Pacific at Rabobank, says markets are rallying on expectations of more action from the Bank of Japan following recent weak data.» Read More
Think today's employment report is a harbinger of troubles to come? Here's a doomsday trade.
May's jobs report is a devastating number for the American economy, and a catastrophic number for Obama’s re-election hopes. All momentum on jobs and the economy has evaporated.
Republican Presidential Nominee, Mitt Romney discusses the "devastating" news from May's jobs report and why he feels it is a clear sign President Obama's economic policies have failed. "I think [President Obama] has proven he is not up to the task and is in over his head," says Romney.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson breaks down the disappointing data on the latest jobs numbers from the Labor Department, and reaction from Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics chief economist; Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial chief economist; Austan Goolsbee, former Council of Economic Advisers chairman; and CNBC's Rick Santelli and Steve Liesman.
It’s that time again — Big Jobs Friday. Of course, we turn to the great Zoltar Fortune Telling Machine of the economy — the Internet — to read the cards.
The first day of June will bring a new report on the job market. Here's how to play it.
The plight of the long-term unemployed continues to wreak havoc in the jobs market. Kevin Hassett, AEI senior fellow, discusses the impact of chronic unemployment on the U.S. economy.
The news from Europe is less than stellar, so this investor has a trading plan - in the South Pacific.
CNBC's Brian Shactman has the key takeaways on the White House's proposed new rules and regulations on fracking and whether it will hurt or help domestic energy exploration and jobs, with Gov. Matt Mead, (R-WY).
Jobs data and elections curb risk appetite and Australia is downbeat - it's time for your FX Fix.
CNBC's Steve Liesman offers insight on unemployment data and which economic indicator best gauges the health of the U.S. economy. Ken Sena, Evercore Partners analyst, also shares his expectations for LinkedIn ahead of its earnings report this afternoon.
John Noonan, Senior FX Analyst, Thomson Reuters said investors like the idea that the U.S. Federal Reserve may be standing by with a third round of quantitative easing.
Discussing Thursday morning's major economic reports, including jobless claims and existing home sales, with Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics chief economist.
CNBC.com ranked the ten places in the U.S. that showed the most job growth between February 2011 and February 2012. Read ahead to see which cities topped our list.
Still bruised by the March jobs reports, markets will be watching jobless claims to see if the trend towards job growth remains intact — or if it'll be a repeat of last year.
An after-the-bell earnings beat by Alcoa could bring a bit of cheer to a market Wednesday that has once more become worried about Europe’s ability to contain its debt crisis.
It's game on again for the dollar-euro trade.
Blockbuster job numbers and a hawkish central bank will lift the loonie, this strategist says.
Earnings season kicks off with Alcoa’s after-the-bell report Tuesday, against the backdrop of a stock market pull back, which has shaved 3.3 percent off the S&P 500 since April 2.
Corporate earnings could create some ripples in the currency markets, these strategists say.