NEW YORK— U.S. stocks are hardly budging Thursday after big gains over the last two days. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average fell 21 points, or 0.2 percent, to 17,830 as of 11:39 a.m. Eastern time. THE QUOTE: Stocks have climbed over the last two days and are trading close to their highest prices in 2016. Jim McDonald, chief investment strategist for... » Read More
Glen Wood, Head of Sales, Global at Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley Securities, outlines the raft of investment opportunities in Japan right now.
Jesper Koll , Managing Director & Head of Japanese Equity Research of JPMorgan Securities Japan shares his thoughts on Japan's GDP and inflation data.
Stephen Sheung, Head of Investment Strategy at SHK Private explains his bullish calls on the Japanese markets.
Mikihiko Yamato, Deputy Head of Research at Ji Asia, talks about Fast Retailing's recent expansion into U.S. markets, and explains why they will enjoy this adventure.
David Sneddon, global head of technical analysis at Credit Suisse, charts the performance of the Japanese Nikkei and explains why it's like looking like "deja-vu."
Ed Rogers, CEO & CIO at Rogers Investment Advisors tells CNBC's Cash Flow that it's time for stock pickers and hedge funds to move into Japan.
More monetary easing in Japan will present opportunity, Joe Terranova of Virtus Investment Partners says.
Gavin Parry, Managing Director at Parry International Trading tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks it's imperative for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to raise the consumption tax.
Laura Fitzsimmons, VP, Futures & Options at JPMorgan Investment Bank says Abenomics needs a buy-in from Japan Inc. in order for the Nikkei to move another leg higher.
Michael Purves, chief global strategist at Weeden & Co, tells CNBC that the economic experiment in Japan is very important but if there's no follow through the Nikkei won't break out of its current range.
Nicholas Smith, Japan Strategist at CLSA says that Japan's domestic consumption story explains the strong results out of this quarter's earnings seasons.
Laura Fitzsimmons, VP, Futures & Options at JPMorgan Investment Bank provides instant analysis to Japan's raft of economic data. Despite the weak figures, she remains long-term bullish on the market.
Abenomic-fueled stock market gains in the first quarter through June has sure helped out Japanese financial institutions. The Nikkei's Yukako Ono reports.
Mark Matthews, Head of Research Asia at Bank Julius Baer expects dollar/yen to hit 105 by the end of 2013, which will push estimates on EPS growth up by 15-18%. He expects to make 20% returns in Japan over the next 12 months.
The Nikkei went on wild ride on Friday, falling sharply from a two-month peak as volatility returned to Japan's benchmark stock index just before the election on Sunday.
Jeff Kingston, Professor at Temple University-Japan discusses how Japan's upper-house elections over the weekend will strengthen "Abenomics."
Japanese financial markets are shut Monday for a holiday called 'Marine Day,' meant to highlight the importance of the ocean to Japan, which is an island nation.
Ron Napier, Head of Napier Investment Advisors, says 'Abenomics' is simply about getting the yen down to fair value and if that is achieved, the Nikkei could reach 22,000.
What should investors do with equity markets at record highs? Here is a recap of trade tips from today.
Jay Nelson, Senior Editor at Success Stories: Japan Executive Newsletter believes the IPO is just a chance for Suntory's major owners to have a liquidity event and cash out.