Japan's economy expanded less than estimated in the fourth quarter and the current-account deficit widened to a record in January, highlighting risks to Abenomics as a sales-tax increase looms.
The past five years have been very good to some blue chip companies. But some missed the stock market rally. NEW YORK (CNNMoney). It's been five years since the stock market hit its low point of the financial crisis and Great Recession.
The Shanghai Chaori Solar Energy Science & Technology Co. website is displayed on an Apple Inc. MacBook Air, back, and Apple Inc. iPhone 5s smartphone in this arranged photograph taken in Hong Kong.
Russian gas giant Gazprom's recently built Adler thermal power plant in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi. AFP/Getty Images.
Ridership on public transportation last year grew 1.1% to 10.7 billion trips, the highest total since 1956, according to new data from the American Public Transportation Association.