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If the Fed remains data-dependent, there's no way the central bank can raise interest rates next month, says Bill Smith, president & CEO at SAM Advisors.
Donald Trump has surged into the national lead in the primary race, a new NBC News/ Wall Street Journal poll shows.
August is here, bringing the final few pieces of data the Fed has left to consider before it holds its rates meeting in September.
Euro zone annual inflation held steady at 0.2 percent in July, far below the European Central Bank's target.
A new look at growth, with CNBC's Steve Liesman. First quarter GDP was revised higher to 0.6 percent.
GDP for the second quarter came in short, but is it good enough for a rate hike? Jeffrey Rosenberg, BlackRock managing director, provides perspective.
First time U.S. unemployment claims rose by twelve thousand last week.
Mike Feroli, JPMorgan Chase, provides analysis on the latest GDP data and what could trigger the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates next month.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on unemployment and GDP. And CNBC's Steve Liesman adds perspective.
A new Pew Research Center study shows more millennials are living at home now than before the recession.
Investors trimmed their bets for a rate hike during the next two FOMC meetings but increased their bet the Fed will raise rates by December.
Discussing the Fed's view of the economy, and the odds of a September rate hike, with Bob Doll, Nuveen Asset Management, and CNBC's Steve Liesman.
David Kelly, JPMorgan Funds chief global strategist, thinks the Fed will move on rates in September.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports the statement by the Federal Reserve after the 2-day meeting finished.
Donald Trump is running strong in the early nominating states of Iowa and New Hampshire, according to two NBC News-Marist polls.
HONG KONG, July 24- China's urban registered unemployment rate stood at 4.04 percent at the end of the second quarter, the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security said in a statement on Friday. While China's economy has lost steam this year, putting pressure on manufacturing employment in particular, official unemployment figures have remained low.
CNBC's Steve Liesman dives deep into the latest data on unemployment. And Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, adds perspective.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest numbers on unemployment.
MADRID, July 23- Eric Martin, a freelance property agent, also drives trucks and sometimes moonlights as a football referee. As Spain emerges from a deep downturn, short-term job contracts like Martin's are helping to chip away at an unemployment rate that is falling but still affects 22.4 percent of the workforce, second only to Greece's in Europe.
MADRID, July 23- Spain's jobless rate dropped to its lowest level in over three years in the second quarter, offering a boost to Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy as he seeks to persuade voters that an economic recovery is taking root. At 22.4 percent, the unemployment rate is still higher than anywhere else in Europe bar crisis-hit Greece and it has not dipped below a...