Happy Jobs Friday, where we're always ready for an upside surprise.
Rest in peace, Nelson Mandela, a great capitalist. (Moneyweb)
Speaking of jobs, life is about to get tougher for the long-term unemployed. (Las Vegas Sun)
And it's even tougher in Spain, where 20,000 people recently applied for 400 Ikea jobs. (NPR)
Fast-food workers aren't doing much better. But would a $15-an-hour wage really help? (Forbes)
—By CNBC's Jeff Cox. Follow him on Twitter @JeffCoxCNBCcom.
CalPERS' move to divest itself of $4 billion in hedge fund holdings is galvanizing a debate among many other pension managers.
Credit Suisse has entered Wall Street's correction derby, but in a way different from its peers.
Perhaps this is what happens when a central bank becomes too transparent...
Inflation may have taken a break in the U.S., but the country hardly seems perched to be the next Japan.
CNBC's Patti Domm and Jeff Cox discuss the jobs report and the current dilemma of long-term unemployment.
CNBC's Patti Domm and Jeff Cox discuss the recent GDP numbers and what factors have been affecting it.
Investors give and investors take away, and nowhere has that been more true lately than in value stocks.
Fares Noujaim, an executive vice chairman at Bank of America has left the company abruptly.
U.S. regulators are investigating a Goldman Sachs internship and perks allegedly offered by the bank, The Wall Street Journal reported.
Yahoo is making amends for years of blundering with one smart move: An investment in China's Alibaba that has turned into a multibillion-dollar boon.