BOJ is taking advantage of a gradual rise in food prices, from yogurt and ketchup to "gyudon" beef rice bowls - once a symbol of Japanese deflation.» Read More
Markets could be in for another bumpy week as investors adjust to higher yields and shuffle portfolios ahead of the quarter's end. "We have an awful lot of tests next week," one trader said.
Edwin Merner, President of Atlantis Investment Research Corporation, says if you believe Japan's recovery is going to happen, stocks look very cheap right now .
Yuuki Sakurai, President & CEO at Fukoku Capital Management tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he would like more clarity from BoJ Governor Haruhiko Kuroda.
Stuart Oakley , Managing Director of Asian Currency Trading at Nomura warns that investors remain skeptical of Abe's policies and recommends that the BOJ manages volatility like the Fed does.
John Horner, FX Strategist at Deutsche Bank says "Abenomics" will continue to help the yen weaken.
CNBC's Rick Santelli and Tobias Harris, Observing Japan author, discusses whether Japan will be able to grow its economy and get its fiscal house in order.
Patrick Bennett, FX Strategist at CIBC says the honeymoon period for Japanese PM Abe and BoJ Governor Kuroda is over. Although he doesn't expect the Yen to strengthen significantly, he says any more weakening is questionable.
Banks, unable to make money on their JGBs, have begun sloughing off their holdings, putting upward pressure on yields.
Stephen Thornber, Global Equity Income Fund Manager of Threadneedle Investments explains why emerging market equities still look attractive.
Gautam Batra, CIO and head of investments at Signia Wealth, expects volatility to die down before a "sedate" summer as the benefits from liquidity from the Fed and the BoJ should continue for the rest of the year
Thanos Vamvakidis, head of European G10 at BofA Merrill Lynch Global, tells CNBC that markets have been disappointed by the Federal Reserve, ECB and Bank of Japan.
Andrew Leung, Founder of Andrew Leung International Consultants says managing expectations in Japan is crucial at this stage which is what the government is trying to do.
Since stunning the markets with monetary easing, the Bank of Japan has failed to offer solace to investors that have been rattled by violent swings in Japanese markets.
One member of the Bank of Japan's policy board said limiting quantitative easing to two years could help stabilize the bond market.
Nicholas Smith, Director and Strategist at CLSA discusses the Japanese central bank's communication failure. Meanwhile, David Kotok of Cumberland Advisors maintains his bullish stance on the Nikkei.
Investors are correctly factoring in the Bank of Japan, PIMCO CEO Mohamed El-Erian says.
Scott Redler, Chief Strategic Officer of T3live.com says the Fed may begin to taper QE as early as September if markets & economy stay the course. He also recommends making the most of the weakness in Japan equities.
CNBC's Rick Santelli, weighs in on the turnaround in Treasurys and explains how the economic situation in Japan is impacting global currencies.
Uncertainty over central banks rolling back stimulus saw the dollar/yen drop below the key 95-handle, reports CNBC's Chloe Cho.
Kathy Matsui, managing director and chief Japan strategist at Goldman Sachs Japan, explains that the latest Asian correction was prompted by "inflated expectations" and where she sees the Nikkei heading.