TOKYO | Japan’s economy contracts 2.5 pct in 3Q on weaker spending

TOKYO— Japan’s economy shrank at a worse than anticipated annualized rate of 2.5 percent in July-September…

WASHINGTON | US household wealth jumps $2T, led by rising stock market

WASHINGTON  — A stock market rally, which has since reversed, propelled U.S. household net worth to…

WASHINGTON | US economy grew at brisk 3.5 pct. annual rate last quarter

WASHINGTON— The U.S. economy expanded at a solid 3.5 percent annual rate in the July-September quarter,…

TOKYO | Japan’s economy shrank in July-September as trade falls

TOKYO — The Japanese economy has shrunk at an annualized rate of 1.2 percent in July-September,…

WASHINGTON | Buoyant stock market lifted US household wealth last quarter

WASHINGTON — Solid stock market returns lifted U.S. household wealth to a record $106.9 trillion in…