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  • Here are the top stock picks for Japan Monday, 15 Jun 2015 | 6:48 PM ET
    Here are the top stock picks for Japan

    Jeff Powell, CIO of Polaris Wealth Advisers, likes Tokyo-listed firms such as Toyota Motor which have "wonderful growth potential but are currently undervalued."

  • Behind Nikkei's longest winning streak since 1988 Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 11:33 PM ET
    Behind Nikkei's longest winning streak since 1988

    Apart from improvements in the economy, a global appreciation of stock markets also supported the benchmark Nikkei 225, says Takuji Okubo, principal & chief economist at Japan Macro Advisors.

  • These factors will take Japan stocks higher Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 8:06 PM ET
    These factors will take Japan stocks higher

    Nicholas Ferres, investment director of Global Asset Allocation at Eastspring Investments, attributes his bullish stance on Japan to factors such as corporate restructuring and valuation re-rating.

  • Here's what to buy in the Nikkei 225 Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 7:51 PM ET
    Japan factory output improving gradually: Pro

    Kathy Matsui, MD & Chief Japan Strategist at Goldman Sachs Japan, outlines the buying opportunities in Japan's benchmark index, such as real estate stocks.

  • Chinese stocks in your 401(k) Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 6:52 AM ET
    Chinese stocks in your 401(k)

    The Shanghai is clearly in bubble territory, says Patrick Chovanec, Silvercrest Asset Management, sharing his thoughts on Chinese stocks when considering asset allocation.

  • Why JP Morgan is bullish on Japan stocks Sunday, 24 May 2015 | 11:32 PM ET
    Why JP Morgan is bullish on Japan stocks

    Factors such as improved corporate governance will buoy Japanese equities, says Nicholas Weindling, fund manager at JP Morgan Asset Management.

  • Nikkei, Shanghai Comp hit new multi-year highs Sunday, 24 May 2015 | 7:13 PM ET
    Nikkei, Shanghai Comp hit new multi-year highs

    While the 15-year peak on the Nikkei 225 is an "eventuality", the 7-year high on the Shanghai Composite is a "little more confusing", says Joe Magyer, senior analyst at The Motley Fool.

  • Positive economy bodes well for Japan stocks: Pro Tuesday, 19 May 2015 | 8:09 PM ET
    Positive economy bodes well for Japan stocks: Pro

    Improvements in Japan's economy will likely translate into positive support for the equity market, says Manpreet Gill, senior investment strategist at Standard Chartered.

  • Have Japanese markets topped? Don't think so: Pro Monday, 18 May 2015 | 9:13 PM ET
    Have Japanese markets topped? Don't think so: Pro

    Jonathan Brodsky, managing director at Advisory Research, explains his bullish outlook for Japan's stock markets.

  • JP Morgan is optimistic on Japanese stocks Monday, 18 May 2015 | 8:24 PM ET
    JP Morgan is optimistic on Japanese stocks

    Tai Hui, chief Asia market strategist at J.P. Morgan Funds, outlines the factors that will likely take Japanese equities higher.

  • Avoid the Shanghai market: Strategist Tuesday, 5 May 2015 | 2:00 AM ET
    Avoid the Shanghai market: Strategist

    Tom Elliott, international investment strategist at DeVere, says Japan and India are key markets to watch.

  • Tightening ties with Japan Tuesday, 28 Apr 2015 | 6:51 AM ET
    Tightening ties with Japan

    Tai Hui, J.P. Morgan Funds, provides insight to President Obama's meeting with Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, where the political leaders are expected to talk about trade, economic and military ties.

  • Why bad retail data will lift Japan stocks Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 7:51 PM ET
    Why bad retail data will lift Japan stocks

    Joe Zidle, portfolio strategist at Richard Bernstein Advisors, says Tuesday's dismal retail sales will increase pressure on the Bank of Japan to introduce more stimulus, which is good for stocks.

  • China vs. US: Which market is being too exuberant? Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 11:16 PM ET
    China vs. US: Which market is being too exuberant?

    Mikio Kumada, executive director & global strategist at LGT Capital Partners, says the Nasdaq Composite is recovering lost grounds from 15 years ago and says China's market rally isn't justified by earnings among A-shares.

  • Behind Nikkei's rise above 20,000 milestone Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 9:05 PM ET
    Behind Nikkei's rise above 20,000 milestone

    Mark Tinker, head of AXA Framlington Asia, explains what's underpinning the buoyant sentiment in Japan after the Nikkei 225 breached the 20,000-point mark on Wednesday.

  • Where to find value now Monday, 20 Apr 2015 | 5:30 PM ET
    Where to find value now

    Are stocks around the world more attractive than American equities? Andrew Burkly of Oppenheimer and Todd Gordon of TradingAnalysis.com discuss with Morgan Brennan.

  • Japanese shares: The best game in town? Sunday, 12 Apr 2015 | 11:34 PM ET
    Japanese shares: The best game in town?

    Japan's Nikkei 225 remains an attractive market, thanks to a weak yen, lower oil prices and a pick-up in the nation's consumer spending, says Nicholas Smith, Japan strategist at CLSA.

  • A big milestone for the Nikkei 225 Friday, 10 Apr 2015 | 12:00 AM ET
    A big milestone for the Nikkei 225

    CNBC's Dominic Chu on an important milestone for traders in Tokyo today and what's behind the Nikkei's rise.

  • Japan: A 'Goldilocks' stock market? Monday, 6 Apr 2015 | 6:34 PM ET
    Japan: A 'Goldilocks' stock market?

    Chris Konstantinos, director Of International Portfolio Management, Riverfront Investment Group, says Japanese stocks are in a "not too hot and not too cold" scenario with more "meaningful upside."

  • Are foreign investors losing interest in Japan? Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 11:32 PM ET
    Are foreign investors losing interest in Japan?

    Richard Jerram, chief economist at Bank of Singapore, says foreign investors are worried about the state of Japan's economy.