Bill Stone, chief investment strategist at PNC Asset Management Group, says next Friday's U.S. jobs report will be key in determining whether the Fed raises interest rates next month.» Read More
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.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson has the latest numbers on April jobs from the U.S. Labor Department.
Patrick O'Keefe, director of economic research at CohnReznick, discusses U.S. jobs and says that "the bottom is in" and that momentum is now gathering.
Dominic Bunning, FX Strategist at HSBC, says a big surprise in the U.S. nonfarm payrolls will be needed to incite any movements in the U.S. dollar.
Peter Morici, Professor of Economics at the University of Maryland, explains his estimates for April's jobs report.
Keith Fitz-Gerald, Chief Investment Strategist at Money Map Press, is expecting flat growth in April's nonfarm payrolls report.
Richard Freeman, Professor of Economics at Harvard University, explains why he's focusing more on the long-term economic recovery instead of the monthly payrolls report.
Vadim Zlotnikov, Chief Market Strategist and Co-Head of Multi-asset Solutions at AllianceBernstein, discusses the rebound in momentum stocks and his expectations for April's jobs report.
CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down the markets reaction to the read on Q1 GDP and ADP numbers, and previews today's Fed statement.
Jeremy Hill, Managing Partner at Old Blackheath, says it is unlikely that the Fed will announce additional guidance on interest rates or signal a change in policy language this week.
David Gregory of NBC's Meet the Press, discusses the economy and whether today's jobs number is enough to give Democrats a boost ahead of the upcoming mid-term elections.
Despite nearly 200,000 added to payrolls last month, Alan Krueger, former chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers, explains why there is still a problem in the labor market, and it centers around the long-term unemployed.
Abby Joseph Cohen, senior US investment strategist at Goldman Sachs, says the March nonfarm payroll number is a "good step in the right direction" and expects U.S. real GDP growth to reach 3 percent.
David Kelly, JPMorgan Funds, and James Paulsen, Wells Capital Management, share their thoughts on this morning's jobs report. I think the momentum in the stock market keeps upward, say Paulsen.
CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down the data on Friday morning's jobs report and what it indicates about the economic recovery.
Jason Furman, Council of Economic Advisers, discusses the administration's push to raise the minimum wage and why it's appropriate to extend unemployment benefits.
Jason Furman, Council of Economic Advisers, discusses Friday morning's jobs report. The manufacturing sector is on pace for its strongest recovery in 15 years, says Furman.
U.S. stock index futures ticked higher across the board Friday following the nonfarm payrolls report.
CNBC's Steve Liesman takes a look at how the markets are likely to react to Friday's employment report.