Indexes Nikkei

  • 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

    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

    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

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

  • 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

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

  • 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

    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?

    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

    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

    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?

    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

    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?

    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?

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

  • Japan's 'cash rich' potential: Pro

    Jason Trennert, Strategas Research, provides his call on where he is seeing the best investment opportunities, including a lot of 'potential' in Japanese stocks.

  • 'Start shorting Nintendo,' says this expert

    Amir Anvarzadeh, director of Japan Equity sales at BGC Securities, says investors can start shorting Nintendo at 19,500 yen on Thursday because the partnership with DeNA is unlikely to give the firm a huge boost.

  • Nikkei 19 000, Japan outlook, Central banks

    Mohammed Apabhai, head of Asia Pacific Trading Strategies at Citi, says the liquidity provided by the Bank of Japan is fueling the market rally in Japan.

  • Yen-Nikkei correlation is over: Seymour

    Tim Seymour, CIO of Triogem Asset Management, says the inverse correlation between the yen and Japanese stock prices has broken down hence investors need to be cautious on exporter stocks.

  • Nikkei jumps to new 15-year highs

    Daryl Liew, head of portfolio management at REYL Singapore, remains positive on Japanese shares due to strong earnings momentum.