Roy Teo, senior FX strategist at ABN AMRO Bank, expects the U.S. economy to add around 200,000 new jobs in August and September, painting the picture of an improving job market for the Fed.» Read More
The "Squawk on the Street" news team reports on today's top business headlines, including reaction to this morning's better-than-expected jobs number and its impact on the economy and Fed policy.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson breaks down the latest number on jobs. "It's a flatline number," replies CNBC's Steve Liesman, talking with CNBC's Rick Santelli about the employment results. With Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics; Kevin Hassett, American Enterprise Institute; Austan Goolsbee, Booth School of Business, and Greg Ip, The Economist.
Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics; Kevin Hassett, American Enterprise Institute; Austan Goolsbee, Booth School of Business, and Greg Ip, The Economist, discuss what they are expecting to see from Friday's employment data.
"It's important also to look at the composition of new jobs" said John Lonski, Moody's chief economist, providing a preview of what some are calling the most important employment data in a long time, with Sarat Sethi, Douglas C. Lane & Associates.
Patrick O'Keefe, director of economic research at CohnReznick and Jim Strugger, derivatives strategist at MKM Partners, discuss U.S. payroll expectations and how the US market is in a "lose-lose" scenario.
Richard Kelly, head of European rates and FX strategy at TD Securities, says the market has positioned itself for a weak U.S. payroll number and explains why it has become so volatile.
Julia Coronado, BNP Paribas, expects a gain of 160,000 in nonfarm payrolls.
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Steve Brice, Chief Investment Strategist at Standard Chartered Wealth Management Group argues that equities are still the place to be in on a long-term basis despite short-term risks.
Art Cashin, UBS explains what's likely driving the markets to record level on yet another "Terrific Tuesday," and why he is keeping an eye on nonfarm payrolls.
The S&P 500 is down one percent for the week after being up four weeks in a row. So far, the declines we have seen this year have been on the order of three percent.
Have two Pandora's Boxes been opened? Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's testimony may be one; the IRS scandal may be the other.
Traders chase both sides of Fed debate. Is this a signature day for the markets? Not clear yet.
This trader says the rally is reaching its expiration date. That's why he's buying bonds, not stocks.
Doug Buckley of Brooklyn, New York, explains how he picked this month's winning non-farm payroll number.
A look at what to expect from April's jobs report, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
Recent data reveals signs of an inconsistent economy. Allen Sinai, Decision Economics chief economist; and Robert Brusca, FAO Economics chief economist, discuss.
Dan Greenhaus, chief global strategist at BTIG and Julia Coronado, chief economist for North America at BNP Paribas, expect consensus-beating non-farm payrolls but a rising unemployment rate.
Denis Gartman, founder, editor and publisher of The Gartman Letter, tells CNBC that the Federal Reserve has no intention of changing its monetary policy, even if jobs surprise to the upside.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest numbers on unemployment, productivity and international trade.