Nonfarm Payrolls


  • Key themes to watch for before year-end  Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 10:10 PM ET

    Arjuna Mahendran, CIO of Emirates National Bank of Dubai, explains why U.S. corporate profits are expected to surge on the back of lower oil prices and U.S. monetary policy.

  • Market attention shifts from US jobs to wages  Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 5:17 PM ET

    Dan Greenhaus, Chief Global Strategist at BTIG, expects wage growth to rise by the middle of next year.

  • US 'animal spirits' alive & well: Convergent  Wednesday, 3 Dec 2014 | 6:19 PM ET

    Dave Khan, Managing Director at Convergent Wealth Advisors, explains his optimism on the U.S. economy on the back of recent strong data.

  • Why are energy stocks up on weak oil prices?  Tuesday, 2 Dec 2014 | 6:17 PM ET

    Doug Gordon, Senior Investment Strategist at Russell Investments, explains why investors brushed off lower oil prices in Tuesday's U.S trading session.

  • Dollar 'to lick wounds for a while': Westpac  Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 12:45 AM ET

    The U.S. dollar may take some time to recover following the worse-than-expected nonfarm payrolls data last week, says Sean Callow, Currency Strategist at Westpac Bank.

  • The U.S. jobs report remains on an uptrend and optimism about the economy is reflected in the stock market, says Joe Magyer, Senior Analyst at The Motley Fool.

  • While Friday's nonfarm payrolls came in below estimates, the report isn't a cause for worry, says Jim Awad, Chairman of Plimsoll Mark Capital.

  • Santelli Exchange: Tepid wage growth  Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 10:50 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli and James Bianco, Bianco Research, assess today's employment data and wage growth. Bianco says there has not been much of a change in private payrolls over the last six months, but volatility has been removed.

  • Cramer's takeaways from Friday's job report  Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 9:01 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer and David Faber share their thoughts on today's jobs data that saw nonfarm payrolls increase by 214,000.

  • US stock futures turn lower after payrolls report Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 8:59 AM ET

    Nonfarm payrolls will be the big event on Wall Street on Friday, with stock index futures ticking higher in anticipation.

  • US to see 250-255,000 jobs for October: UOB  Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 12:08 AM ET

    Ahead of October's U.S. nonfarm payrolls report, Alvin Liew, Senior Economist at UOB, outlines his expectations and discusses whether the data will reflect further wage growth.

  • Upside surprise in US jobs is unlikely: Pro  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 10:09 PM ET

    Scott Nations, Chief Investment Officer and President at NationsShares, explains why expectations for an upside surprise in October's U.S. nonfarm payrolls won't be met.

  • Expect 235-255,000 US jobs for October: Pro  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 9:17 PM ET

    Friday could see a strong U.S. jobs report that will give markets a boost, says Sam Chandan, President & Chief Economist at Chandan Economics.

  • Why the current US job growth isn't good enough  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 6:32 PM ET

    With such anemic job growth, the U.S. economy will take years to recover the jobs lost since 2009, says Elaine Chao, Former U.S. Secretary of Labor under the Bush administration from 2001-2009.

  • Manulife: 'America is getting back to work'  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 6:18 PM ET

    Sandy Sanders, Senior Portfolio Manager at Manulife Asset Management, expects economic data from the U.S. to continue improving.

  • This expert expects 250,000 US jobs for October  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 5:21 PM ET

    Jack Bouroudjian, CIO at Index Financial Partners, outlines his estimates for Friday's U.S. jobs report. He also discusses news that the Bank of America revised down Q3 results on litigation charges.

  • Santelli Exchange: Wage increase risks  Friday, 10 Oct 2014 | 10:51 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli, and Andrew Puzder, CKE Restaurants CEO, discuss how the Obama administration's proposed minimum wage increase of 40 percent would be devastating to small businesses and cost jobs.

  • What ADP's new wage report can do  Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 7:33 AM ET

    Private payroll company ADP is revealing a new report which covers data from paychecks ADP processes. Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics chief economist, discusses how this data differs from government data.

  • For markets, good news is no longer bad news?  Sunday, 5 Oct 2014 | 6:09 PM ET

    John Kosar, President & Market Technician at Asbury Research, says U.S. stocks are "getting back to normal" after responding positively to a robust jobs data last Friday.

  • Low wage growth will keep Fed on hold: Pro  Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 11:05 AM ET

    John Silvia, chief economist at Wells Fargo Securities, says the lack of wage growth will keep the Federal Reserve "on hold" for longer in terms of an interest rate hike.