NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks trimmed earlier gains on Friday's jobs data to trade little changed by midday as investors turned cautious before the weekend, with the S&P 500 near record highs and a simmering crisis in Ukraine.
While the mystery of whether Dorian Satoshi Nakamoto is actually Satoshi Nakamoto, the creator of bitcoin, continues to swirl, Reddit users are rallying to help a man whose world has been turned upside down by the sudden deluge of media attention.
Flat U.S. trade in January offered the latest sign the economy is struggling to fire on all cylinders, as consumers at home and abroad spend cautiously.
Since reports of Bill Gross' issues with co-CEO Mohamed El-Erian surfaced last month, it seems like the media has made it its mission to air PIMCO's dirty laundry.
California appeared to go in the opposite direction of the national economy in January, shedding a net 31,600 jobs that month, the state's Employment Development Department reported Friday.