Source: Markets Insider
Japan’s leading index that gauges future economic activity fell from 103.8 in April to 102.6 in May.
Nikkei 225 is down -0.96%, USDJPY is down -0.04%.
- May’s reading was slightly higher than March’s 102.4.
- The coincident index plunged to the lowest since February to hit 92.7 in May, down from 95.3 in April.
- The lagging index was 99.3 in May, down from 100.8 in April, but higher than March’s reading of 93.7.