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  • 2016 economic outlook Thursday, 24 Dec 2015 | 8:35 AM ET
    2016 economic outlook

    Gus Faucher, PNC senior economist, talks about the future of yields after the Fed's hike in rates and provides his economic forecast for next year.

  • U.S. jobless claims fall again to near 42-year low Thursday, 24 Dec 2015 | 8:30 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, Dec 24- The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week, nearing a 42- year low as labor market conditions continued to tighten. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits dropped 5,000 to a seasonally adjusted 267,000 for the week ended Dec. 19, not far from levels last seen in late 1973, the Labor...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 17- The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits last week fell from a five-month high, suggesting sustained labor market healing that could lead to further Federal Reserve interest rate hikes next year. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits dropped 11,000 to a seasonally adjusted 271,000 for the week ended Dec. 12, the...

  • Weekly jobless claim down 11K to 271,000 Thursday, 17 Dec 2015 | 8:30 AM ET
    Weekly jobless claim down 11K to 271,000

    CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest numbers on unemployment and data from the Philadelphia Fed Index.

  • *Weekly jobless claims rise 13,000 to five-month high. WASHINGTON, Dec 10- The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose to a five-month high last week, but likely does not signal a deterioration in the labor market as the underlying trend remained consistent with tightening conditions. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 10- The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose to a five-month high last week, but likely does not signal a deterioration in the labor market as the underlying trend remained consistent with tightening conditions. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits increased 13,000 to a seasonally adjusted 282,000 for the...

  • Weekly jobless claims up 13K to 282,000 Thursday, 10 Dec 2015 | 8:30 AM ET
    Weekly jobless claims up 13K to 282,000

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on unemployment and import prices.

  • November layoffs hit 14-month low Thursday, 3 Dec 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    November layoffs hit 14-month low

    The decline in layoffs last month could be the calm before the December storm.

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 3- The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose last week, but remained at levels consistent with a strengthening labor market. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits increased 9,000 to a seasonally adjusted 269,000 for the week ended Nov. 28, the Labor Department said on Thursday. A Labor Department analyst said there...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 3- The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose last week, but remained at levels consistent with a strengthening labor market. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits increased 9,000 to a seasonally adjusted 269,000 for the week ended Nov. 28, the Labor Department said on Thursday. A Labor Department analyst said there...

  • Initial jobless claims up 9K to 260,000 Thursday, 3 Dec 2015 | 8:30 AM ET
    Initial  jobless claims up 9K to 260,000

    CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest numbers on unemployment ahead of Mario Draghi's news conference on ECB monetary policy.

  • December rate hike still on the table: Economist Wednesday, 25 Nov 2015 | 8:36 AM ET
    December rate hike still on the table: Economist

    Tom Porcelli, RBC Capital Markets chief U.S. economist, weighs in on the latest economic data and whether it will impact the Fed's decision on raising rates.

  • U.S. jobless claims fall more than expected Wednesday, 25 Nov 2015 | 8:31 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, Nov 25- The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week, drifting back to near 42- year lows as labor market conditions continue to tighten. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits declined 12,000 to a seasonally adjusted 260,000 for the week ended Nov. 21, the Labor Department said on Wednesday.

  • Weekly jobless claims down 12K to 260,000 Wednesday, 25 Nov 2015 | 8:30 AM ET
    Weekly jobless claims down 12K to 260,000

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on unemployment, durable goods, and personal income. And CNBC's Steve Liesman adds perspective.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 19- The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell last week, pointing to a fairly robust labor market. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits slipped 5,000 to a seasonally adjusted 271,000 for the week ended Nov. 14, the Labor Department said. "This is yet another report pointing to the improvement in labor market...

  • U.S. jobless claims, continuing claims decline Thursday, 19 Nov 2015 | 8:30 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, Nov 19- The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell last week, pointing to a fairly robust labor market. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits slipped 5,000 to a seasonally adjusted 271,000 for the week ended Nov. 14, the Labor Department said on Thursday. A Labor Department analyst said there were no special factors...

  • Weekly jobless claims down 5,000 to 271,000 Thursday, 19 Nov 2015 | 8:30 AM ET
    Weekly jobless claims down 5,000 to 271,000

    CNBC's Rick Santelli provides a first look at last week's unemployment numbers.

  • Nov 12- U.S. stock indexes opened lower on Thursday after weekly U.S. jobless claims data indicated the Federal Reserve could raise interest rates next month. Louis Fed President James Bullard, a prominent hawk who is ready to increase rates, raised concerns of permanently low rates in industrial nations that could force a rethink of monetary policy.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 12- New U.S. applications for unemployment benefits last week held steady at levels consistent with sustained labor market strength that could encourage the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates next month. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits were unchanged at a seasonally adjusted 276,000 for the week ended Nov. 7, the Labor...

  • U.S. jobless claims unchanged last week Thursday, 12 Nov 2015 | 8:30 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, Nov 12- New U.S. applications for unemployment benefits last week held steady at levels consistent with sustained labor market strength that could encourage the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates next month. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits were unchanged at a seasonally adjusted 276,000 for the week ended Nov. 7, the Labor...