Buoyant stocks lift U.S. household wealth, mainly for affluent
A rising stock market lifted U.S. household wealth to a record $106.9 trillion in the April-June quarter, and the value of Americans' stock and mutual fund portfolios rose $800 billion last quarter, while home values increased $600 billion, the Federal Reserve said Thursday. (Elise Amendola/AP)
CHRISTOPHER RUGABER, AP Economics Writer
Originally Published: September 20, 2018 1:34 p.m.