Indexes Nikkei

  • JGB Will Move 'Sharply' Lower: Pro

    Tres Knippa, owner of Kenai Capital Management, says that Japan is going through "a shift of sentiment" and that it's only at the beginning of "a very sharp move lower" for JGB.

  • Why Japan Is 'Treading Water'

    Larry Hatheway, chief economist at UBS Investment Bank, says the Nikkei's corrections are due to the fact that a lot of Japanese assets are going through a "fundamental revision" in their valuation.

  • Nikkei Is 'Overheated': Pro

    Nicholas Smith, director and strategist at CLSA, says that despite being "overheated" and having gone through several corrections recently, the Nikkei is still up and valuations remain attractive.

  • Data Thursday showed foreign investors remained net buyers of Tokyo stocks last week – a period during which the market suffered its steepest single-day sell-off in two years. So, who is behind the selloff?

  • Japan Markets Are Not Stopping Yet: Pro

    Richard Harris, Chief Executive of Port Shelter Investment Management expects further action from the Nikkei. He says there are usually secondary effects when markets double in a short amount of time.

  • Trade of the Day: Buy the Nikkei?

    What should investors do with equity markets at record highs? Here is a recap of trade tips from today.

  • Nikkei Business Report

    Japan took the top spot as the world's largest creditor nation again with a record $2.9 trillion. However, analysts say it could be short-lived since Japan continues to run massive trade deficits. The Nikkei's Sachiko Kishida has more.

  • Nikkei: Victim of Its Own Strength

    Michael McCarthy, Chief Market Strategist at CMC Markets says the Nikkei correction is expected considering how the stock market has climbed so far.

  • Asset Inflation is Real in Japan: pro

    Curtis Freeze, CIO of Prospect Asset Management says Japanese markets may correct up to 10 percent in the coming days. He recommends putting money in REITs for now.

  • Fed's Tapering Will be Followed by Correction: Pro

    Hans Stoter, CIO at ING Investment Management, highlights that despite the correction, the stock markets are still up on the month and says the Fed's tapering will lead to a "knee-jerk" reaction.

  • Nikkei Business Report

    Support for Prime Minister Abe's cabinet remains high, a recent survey has showed. However, the cabinet's approval rating has dipped and disapproval rating risen since the wild ride of Abenomics has kicked in. The Nikkei's Makiko Utsuda reports.

  • What to Expect From Japan?

    Roger Nightingale, economist at RDN Associates, Martin Schulz, senior economist at Fujitsu Research Institute and Ben Collett, head of Asian equities at Sunrise Brokers, discuss the Nikkei's correction and expectations for the Japanese market.

  • Abenomics: A Race to Nowhere: Strategist

    Sean Corrigan, chief investment strategist, Diaspason Commodities, tells CNBC that Abenomics in Japan is riddled with inconsistencies and unlikely to succeed.

  • Hold US Dollar/ Yen: Pro

    Aaron Smith, managing director at Pecora Capital, tells CNBC there is much less conviction and enthusiasm for Japanese Yen shorts.

  • While optimism among Japan bulls appears to be largely intact since last week's sell-off, Kingsley Jones of investment advisory Jevons Global believes it's time to be "really cautious" on this market.

  • Pedestrian are reflected in an electronic stock board in Tokyo, Japan, on Friday, May 24, 2013.

    As Japan finishes a tough week, options traders are loading on the bearish bets.

  • Retail Investors Will Come Back into Nikkei: Pro

    Jens Nordvig, global head of currencies at Nomura Securities, tells CNBC there were three things that played in the huge drop in the Nikkei.

  • Pedestrian are reflected in an electronic stock board in Tokyo, Japan, on Friday, May 24, 2013.

    Japan's stock market witnessed a second-straight day of heightened volatility on Friday, swinging from gains of 3 percent to deep losses before bouncing back again.

  • How to Trade USD/JPY

    Geoffrey Yu, FX strategist at UBS, discusses the U.S. dollar's recovery against the Japanese yen as well as the Nikkei's drop and says it's a "very healthy correction" for the USD/JPY bulls.

  • Global Economy Getting Stronger: Pro

    Holger Schmieding, chief economist at Berenberg Bank, says the overall global economic picture is improving with Europe slowly pulling out of recession and the U.S. private sector looking more solid.