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  • Why elections will be a new dawn for Abenomics Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 10:09 PM ET
    Why elections will be a new dawn for Abenomics

    Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy & Chief Economist at AMP Capital Investors, says elections are buying time for Prime Minister Abe's policies, which need time to materialize.

  • Japan's recession hits Nikkei Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 7:06 AM ET
    Japan's recession hits Nikkei

    Tom Lee, Fundstrat Global Advisors, discusses the root causes of Japan's recession and its impact on global markets.

  • Has Abenomics failed? Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 6:11 AM ET
    Has Abenomics failed?

    Paul Schatz, Heritage Capital president, and Patrick Chovanec, Silvercrest Asset Management, discuss whether Japan's economic woes will spread globally.

  • Is dust settling on the Nikkei’s rally? Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 7:57 PM ET

    With the dust settling on the BOJ's surprise shock-and-awe easing campaign last month, the huge rally in Japan shares could stall.

  • Nikkei 225 index hits seven-year high Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 7:10 PM ET
    Nikkei 225 index hits seven-year high

    Japanese shares breached the 17,000 threshold for the first time since October 2007 early Tuesday. Daniel Wiener, CEO of Adviser Investments, discusses the stock rally.

  • Nikkei’s wild ride – Strap in or jump off? Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 4:33 AM ET

    Japan's Nikkei index has taken a rollercoaster ride so far this week, and some analysts believe traders should strap in for more turbulence.

  • What's fueling the Nikkei's rally Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 10:50 PM ET
    What's fueling the Nikkei rally

    Geoff Kendrick, Head of Asia FX & Rates Strategy at Morgan Stanley, says the government's cabinet reshuffle indicates that Abenomics is moving forward, which is positive for stocks.

  • 3 reasons to be bullish on the Nikkei: Expert Sunday, 6 Jul 2014 | 8:35 PM ET
    3 reasons to be bullish on Nikkei: Expert

    Hiroyasu Sato, Chief Portfolio Manager, Tokio Marine Asset Management, describes reasons why investors should remain bullish on Japanese stocks.

  • What is driving the Nikkei's rally? Sunday, 8 Jun 2014 | 11:31 PM ET
    What is driving Nikkei's rally?

    Nicholas Smith, Japan Strategist at CLSA, says investors realize that fears relating to the tax hike may be overblown. He also discusses the impact of the pension fund revamp on stocks.

  • Yen or Nikkei: Which is a better buy? Tuesday, 3 Jun 2014 | 11:17 PM ET
    Yen or Nikkei: Which is a better buy?

    Hartmut Issel, Head of Equity, Credit & Macro APAC, Chief Investment Office Wealth Management at UBS, explains why the yen may offer better investment opportunities than the benchmark Nikkei.

  • This is driving the rally in Japanese shares Tuesday, 3 Jun 2014 | 8:05 PM ET
    What's driving the rally in Japanese shares?

    Japanese markets are "surprised" at the economy's resilience after April's sales tax hike, says Sean Darby, Global Head of Equity Strategy at Jefferies.

  • Here's why Japanese shares are back in favor Monday, 2 Jun 2014 | 8:12 PM ET
    Here's why Japanese shares are back in favor

    Michael Kurtz, Global Head of Equity Strategy at Nomura, says improved corporate governance and better macro economic conditions make Japanese shares a compelling buy right now.

  • Capex spending may boost the Nikkei: Pro Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 11:31 PM ET
    This will get the Nikkei going

    Jesper Koll, MD & Head of Japanese Equity Research at JPMorgan Securities Japan, expects a rise in Japanese corporate spending to give the Nikkei index a boost.

  • Very optimistic on Japan: JP Morgan Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 11:32 PM ET
    Things are going well in Japan: JP Morgan

    Nicholas Weindling, Fund Manager at JP Morgan Asset Management, explains why he's positive on the Japanese economy.

  • Why Abenomics may be dead: ADVFN Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 9:07 PM ET
    Why Abenomics may be dead: ADVFN

    Clem Chambers, CEO of ADVFN, says Japan's benchmark Nikkei index may fall below 10,000 points if Prime Minister Abe fails to raise inflation.

  • Why are investors selling SoftBank shares? Wednesday, 7 May 2014 | 12:35 AM ET
    Negative momentum ahead for Nikkei: Pro

    Ben Collett, Head, Asian Equities at Sunrise Brokers, explains why SoftBank shares will continue to decline despite news of Alibaba's long-awaited U.S. listing.

  • Nikkei down on TPP disappointment: StanChart Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 12:16 AM ET
    Nikkei down on TPP disappointment: StanChart

    Manpreet Gill, Senior Investment Strategist at Standard Chartered Bank, attributes the decline of Japanese shares to the lack of a TPP agreement during U.S. President Barack Obama's visit to Tokyo.

  • Japan stocks will return to earnings-driven market: Pro

    John Vail, chief global strategist at Nikko Asset Management, says Japanese stocks will return to being a earnings-driven market.

  • Nikkei to test resistance at 15,500: Guppy Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 11:23 PM ET
    Nikkei 225 to test resistance at 15,500: Guppy

    Daryl Guppy, CEO of Guppytraders.com, expects the Japanese benchmark index to test the resistance level of 15,500 in the near term.

  • Short-term opportunities in Nikkei: Barclays Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 9:24 PM ET
    Short-term opportunities in Nikkei: Barclays

    While having a neutral call for Japanese shares, Eddy Loh, Equity Strategist for Asia at Barclays, explains why there are still opportunities investors can capitalize on in the near-term.