S&P 500 has its worst week in two years amid weakness in Europe. Ukraine tensions and slow growth in Europe weigh.» Read More
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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.
Discussing where the markets could be headed ahead of China's GDP and Walmart's "International Day," with Stephanie Link, The Street and David Katz, Matrix Asset Advisers.
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.
Jobs data dents the dollar and oil-price worries weigh on the ruble - it's time for your FX Fix.
John Taylor, Stanford University economics professor, offers his view on the U.S. economy's health and whether the Fed will continue its easing policies.
Stocks come off their worst week of the new year with investors wondering if the bull market will keep running — or lay down and take a nap.
March’s disappointing jobs report shows the reversal of warm weather hiring, but also some troubling trends that are already sparking talk of more Federal Reserve easing.
The non-farm payroll number for March is up only 120,000 vs. 240,000 (revised) in February, reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson. The number is far below expectations of 203,000, with Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics; Rebecca Patterson, JPMorgan Asset Management, Institutional; Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial; Austan Goolsbee, University of Chicago; and CNBC's Steve Liesman, Joe Kernen and Rick Santelli. Private sector jobs were up 121,000 vs. 233,000 in February. The unemployment rate was 8.2 percent in March vs. 8.3 percent in February. And the average workweek in March was 34.5 hours in March vs. 34.6 hours in February.
Spain weighs on the euro and nonfarm payrolls loom - it's time for your FX Fix.
Michelle Girard, RBS; Rebecca Patterson, JPMorgan Asset Management, Institutional; Andrew Ross Sorkin, The NY Times; and CNBC's Steve Liesman and Rick Santelli discuss expectations for today's jobs number. Unemployment is seen as the key to Fed policy.
The jobs report will be released Friday, even though the market is closed for Good Friday. The market is expecting to see another 200,000+ month—another sign that the job market is improving.
The U.S. dollar has had a great week, and this strategist thinks there is more to come.
New Canadian employment data beat forecasts, and that has implications for the U.S. economy and the dollar.
Here's a simple strategy to play Friday's employment report using the euro and the dollar.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market.