The overall trend of job creation in nonfarm payrolls remains impressive, which gives the Fed the option to raise rates in December, says Nizam Idris, managing director, head of strategy, fixed income and currencies at Macquarie.» Read More
This week's U.S. jobs report will be the first clean read of the economy after a series of weather-distorted readings, says Dan Greenhaus, Chief Global Strategist at BTIG.
With a deluge of economic data due this week, CNBC's Deirdre Wang Morris tells you what you can expect.
Gaurav Sodhi, Resource Analyst at Intelligent investor, discusses the factors behind gold's 2 percent fall overnight and which precious metals he likes best.
CNBC's Steve Liesman previews Janet Yellen's first policy meeting and discusses what challenges are ahead for the new Fed chair.
CNBC's Steve Liesman talks with Krishna Guha, Vice Chairman of ISI Group, about what he would like to hear from Fed Chair Janet Yellen after the conclusion of today's FOMC meeting.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reveals the results from the latest Fed survey and discusses expectations for Janet Yellen ahead of her first news conference as Fed chair.
Sean Aggarwal, Trulia CFO, and Thomas Freyman, Abbott Laboratories CFO, discuss Obamacare and the impact of President Obama's overtime pay order on employers. Aggarwal says overtime pay will come back into the economy and will end up in extra spending across different sectors.
Bryan Piskorowski, Wells Fargo Advisors managing director, and Bill Stone, PNC Asset Management Group chief investment strategist, discuss the Fed's tapering policy in light of the recent jobs data and how much interest rates will climb.
Robert Rennie, Global Head of FX Strategy at Westpac, discusses the impacts of U.S. nonfarm payrolls for February and China's trade data on various currencies.
Martin Lakos, Division Director at Macquarie Private Wealth, explains why the Fed is likely to continue tapering at current pace, despite better-than-expected nonfarm payrolls for the month of February.
Martin Lakos, Division Director at Macquarie Private Wealth, analyzes last Friday's release of the closely-watched U.S. nonfarm payrolls. The report showed the U.S. economy added 175,000 jobs in February, compared with 113,000 in January.
U.S. Treasury yields rose following the release of U.S. non-farm payrolls employment report.
"We've had consistent job creation but not significant enough to bring down the unemployment problem," says Marc Morial, National Urban League president & CEO, with Ron Christie, Christie Strategies founder & CEO, discussing the jobs report and the strength of the U.S. economy.
Jack Ablin, BMO Private Bank, and David Kelly, JPMorgan Funds, discuss today's labor report and what it indicates about the economy and its impact on the markets. This reaffirms a growth pattern, says Ablin.
Labor Secretary Thomas Perez, weighs in on this morning's employment data. We are moving in the right direction, but we have a heck of a lot more work to do, says Perez, in sharing his thoughts on infrastructure, immigration and education.
U.S. stock-index futures pointed to a higher open on Wall Street on Friday, as investors mulled the key non-farm payrolls employment report.
CNBC's Rick Santelli provides his thoughts on Friday's jobs numbers.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson breaks down the latest employment data.
Steven Wieting, Citi Private Bank; Rebecca Patterson, Bessemer Trust; Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities; Ben White, CNBC Contributor, and CNBC's Steve Liesman and Rick Santelli, provide their predictions on Friday's jobs number.
Steven Wieting, Citi Private Bank; Rebecca Patterson, Bessemer Trust; Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, and Ben White, CNBC Contributor, share their thoughts on what to expect from this morning's employment data, infrastructure spending, and the economy.