TOKYO (Reuters) - U.S. stock futures tumbled while safe-haven assets such as the yen and U.S. bonds gained on Friday after a doctor who returned to New York City from West Africa tested positive for Ebola.
South Korea's economy grew at an annual pace of 3.2 per cent in the third quarter of this year, the central bank said on Friday, with weak exports to China offset by rising private consumption.
... * Sept home prices fell for 1st time y/y in nearly two years. * Prices down 1.0 pct on month, fifth straight fall. * New home prices fell m/m in record 69 cities.
Americans continue to fall far short of what they need to be saving for retirement. According to a new survey commissioned by Wells Fargo through Harris Poll, The median amount of money saved fro retirement by middle class people is only $20,000.
NEW YORK - A combination of strong company earnings and encouraging economic reports, both in the U.S. and Europe, gave the stock market another day of solid gains Thursday.