Economic Reports Nonfarm Payrolls

  • Best plan for jobs? Dems or GOP?

    Rick Berman, Berman and Company, and Jared Bernstein, former chief advisor to VP Biden, discuss which presidential candidate has the right policy to create jobs in America.

  • Beneath the jobs numbers

    Rebecca Patterson, Bessemer Trust CIO, and Ethan Harris, BofA Merrill Lynch, weigh in on whether healthy employment data will likely prompt the Fed to raise rates. And Harris shares his thoughts on economic growth. The GDP number is erratic but the payroll numbers are steady as a rock, says Harris.

  • Keys to the jobs report: Liesman

    CNBC's Steve Liesman talks about what to watch for from today's nonfarm payroll data.

  • Jobs countdown begins

    Drew Matus of UBS, and Benjamin Segal, Neuberger Berman, provide a preview of Friday's jobs numbers and weigh in on where they are seeing the best investment opportunities. Our focus is on Japanese businesses that export out of Japan, says Segal.

  • Downside risk in jobs data: Economist

    David Rosenberg, Gluskin Sheff, provides insight to Friday's jobs report and shares his concerns about the divergence between business output and the labor input into that process.

  • Three things to watch in jobs report

    CNBC's Landon Dowdy provides a preview of Friday's jobs numbers and what investors will be looking for in the data.

  • Small biz hiring up 0.36% in March: Index

    Marty Mucci, Paychex CEO, breaks down the latest data on small business hiring last month.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: In the eye of the Fed storm

    Doug Gordon, Russell Investments; Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities; and CNBC's Rick Santelli discuss the recent jobs report and Fed action.

  • Creating too few high paying jobs: Pros

    Discussing what the jobs report means for the economy going forward with Matthew Slaughters, Dartmouth, and Tom Gimbel, Lasalle Network CEO.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Using Kensho, a hedge fund analytics tool, CNBC Pro screened for which securities do well and poorly on jobs report days.

  • Three key things to watch in jobs report

    CNBC's Landon Dowdy provides a look at what the Street is expecting from this morning's employment numbers.

  • NFP

    The focus is on NFP because wage growth and jobs creation will support consumption trends, explains REYL Singapore's Daryl Liu.

  • Jobs report puzzle

    CNBC's Steve Liesman looks at how to read recent economic indicators ahead of the February jobs report out on Friday.

  • Fed now painted into new corner: Boockvar

    The Fed may be forced to raise rates at a time when they don't want to, says Peter Boockvar, The Lindsey Group, sharing his outlook on the markets and economy.

  • Recession fears fading after ADP data

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on the better-than-expected ADP payrolls data for February.

  • U.S. adds 151,000 jobs

    Hourly wages rise and consumer confidence holds up despite recent market woes. CNBC's Steve Liesman explains.

  • Pres. Obama: Clean energy big focus in budget

    President Obama shares details of his final presidential budget, with a big emphasis on clean energy.

  • Pres. Obama: US has strongest, durable economy in world

    President Obama reacts to the January jobs report, showing nonfarm payrolls rose by just 151,000, and the unemployment rate fell to 4.9 percent, saying there "is softness in the global economy creating headwinds for U.S. companies."

  • Santelli Exchange: Lazear on jobs

    CNBC's Rick Santelli speaks to Ed Lazear, Hoover Institute senior fellow, about the most important data in the January jobs report. Nonfarm payrolls rose by just 151,000, far short of the expected 190,000.

  • Michael Kahn guesses right on jobs

    On the phone, #Nailthenumber winner Michael Kahn, discusses how he picked a number that came closest to the 151,000 U.S. jobs created in January.