US stock market isn't the only one racing ahead - Article Photos 4/4

FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013, file photo, a man takes a photograph of the electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo. U.S. stocks are not alone in racing ahead this year. Many markets in Europe and Asia are trading at multi-year highs, too, in part because of Wall Street’s rally. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi, File)