Indexes Nikkei

  • TOKYO, June 14- Japanese government bond yields dropped to new record lows on Tuesday as fears that Britain will vote to leave the European Union hurt equities and sent investors scurrying into safe-haven debt. The benchmark 10- year JGB yield fell as low as minus 0.170 percent, before edging back to minus 0.165 percent. Japan's Nikkei fell 1.3 percent to a...

  • TOKYO, June 14- Japanese stocks fell to more than a two-month lows in choppy trade on Tuesday, pressured by growing concerns that a referendum next week could push Britain out of the European Union. The Japanese currency was at 105.975 against the dollar, near Monday's six-week high of 105.735 yen. Overall, sentiment remained weak in tandem with a selloff in global...

  • TOKYO, June 14- Asian stocks slipped on Tuesday amid growing worries this month's referendum in Britain could see it exit the European Union, while markets were also nervous ahead of the U.S. The pound and euro have suffered in recent sessions as economists fear that the so-called Brexit would tip Europe back into recession. MSCI's broadest index of...

  • TOKYO, June 13- Japanese stocks stumbled to a five-week low on Monday, marking a third straight day of losses, as Brexit woes sapped risk appetite and hit equities globally. Continuing strength in the safe-haven yen, which advanced to a six-week high versus the dollar and scaled a three-year peak against the euro, put further pressure on Tokyo equities.

  • *Nikkei hits lowest level since May 6. TOKYO, June 13- Japanese stocks stumbled to a five-week low on Monday as Brexit woes sapped risk appetite and hit equities globally. Global risk assets have taken a beating on growing concerns a referendum next week could push Britain out of the European Union and hurt the global economy.

  • The best ways to play the oil rebound

    CNBC’s Deirdre Bosa takes a look at the Kensho data on oil’s rebound above $50 and breaks down the stocks and sectors that rise along with crude prices.

  • How to trade the Japanese markets

    Tradewinds Managing Director Peter Boardman says Japan's regional banks such as Chiba Bank offer good investment opportunities.

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    The Bank of Japan became the latest central bank to throw markets a curveball, but what does it mean?

  • Santelli Exchange: Highlights of the week

    CNBC's Rick Santelli talks about Japan's Abenomics and weak U.S. production data shaping the week.

  • Good, bad and ugly of stronger yen

    Kit Juckes, Societe Generale talks about the market implications of a stronger Japanese yen.

  • Asia markets mixed, yen near 17-month high

    Japan's Nikkei 225 posts it longest losing streak under Abenomics, reports CNBC's Sri Jegarajah with the latest trading action from Asian markets.

  • Asian markets mixed ahead of Yellen speech

    CNBC's Akiko Fujita reports on today's trading action in Asia ahead of Fed Chair Janet Yellen's speech on the economy.

  • Nikkei posts big gains as Shanghai shares slip

    CNBC's Akiko Fujita provides highlights of trading activity in Asia today.

  • Huge rally in Asia overnight

    CNBC's Sri Jegarajah reports on the broad rally in Asian stocks as the Shanghai and Nikkei finish the trading day with strong gains.

  • Trading Nation: Can the Fed save stocks?

    Kathy Lien of BK Asset Management says there's a lack of confidence in the Fed as reflected by a weak dollar and benign stocks, and Jonathan Krinsky of MKM Partners is more interested in looking at the market reaction from Janet Yellen's testimony than the testimony itself.

  • The dollar tumbled to a four-month low on Tuesday as growing fears of a global slowdown pushed investors to safe-haven currencies.

  • China's state media warns Soros on yuan

    CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports on the chatter in China after billionaire investor George Soros said he was betting against Asian currencies.

  • China stocks sell-off as volatility returns

    The Shanghai Composite drops to its lowest level in more than a year as Asian stocks get hit hard, reports CNBC's Sri Jegarajah.

  • Asian markets fall amid oil rout

    CNBC's Sri Jegarajah reports Asian stocks got hit hard overnight with the Shanghai Composite dropping to its lowest level in more than a year.

  • Asia stocks rebound

    Asia markets bounce back as the Nikkei surges nearly six percent, reports CNBC's Sri Jegarajah.