^N225 - Nikkei 225

Osaka - Osaka Delayed price. Currency in JPY
22,191.18
+32.98 (+0.15%)
At close: 3:15PM JST
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Previous close22,158.20
Open22,231.86
Volume0
Day's range22,176.86 - 22,360.65
52-week range18,420.82 - 24,129.34
Avg. volume83,069
  • MarketWatch2 hours ago

    Asian markets jump higher as oil prices gain

    Asia-Pacific stocks were broadly higher Thursday, with oil prices at 3½-year highs helping to boost sentiment for the region’s equities.

  • Asian shares, oil prices rise on upbeat global outlook
    Associated Press3 hours ago

    Asian shares, oil prices rise on upbeat global outlook

    Most Asian and European shares rose and oil prices touched fresh multi-year highs on Thursday as improving optimism about the global economy helped investors shake off worries about geopolitical risks ...

  • Retail Sales and the Pound in Focus as Asia Rallies
    FX Empire7 hours ago

    Retail Sales and the Pound in Focus as Asia Rallies

    It was risk on through the Asian session, with equity markets rallying, a jump in commodity prices supporting the Aussie Dollar that managed to shake off weak stats early on, with retail sales the next hurdle for the Pound this morning.

  • Asian shares higher on optimism about global growth
    Associated Press8 hours ago

    Asian shares higher on optimism about global growth

    HONG KONG (AP) — Asian shares rose on Thursday as improving optimism about the global economy helped investors shake off worries about geopolitical risks for the moment.

  • Commodities Rally as Metals Surge; Bonds Slide: Markets Wrap
    Bloomberg14 hours ago

    Commodities Rally as Metals Surge; Bonds Slide: Markets Wrap

    Metals extended their stellar gains on Thursday, driving another rally in Bloomberg’s commodity index as investors continue to fret about how Russian sanctions will impact the market. U.S. 10-year Treasury yields climbed to 2.89 percent after leaping on Wednesday in the wake of the Federal Reserve’s Beige Book report, which showed a solid outlook for the economy despite trade concerns.

  • Asia Stocks Face Mixed Start; Treasuries Retreat: Markets Wrap
    Bloomberg14 hours ago

    Asia Stocks Face Mixed Start; Treasuries Retreat: Markets Wrap

    Asian stocks headed for a mixed start following a U.S. session dominated by the drop in Treasuries, as investors continue to assess the speed of monetary policy tightening. Oil surged.

  • It's Back to Days of Melt-Up Elation for Stock Volatility Gauges
    Bloomberg22 hours ago

    It's Back to Days of Melt-Up Elation for Stock Volatility Gauges

    The corresponding record spike in the VIX disappeared almost as fast. Volatility across the globe is already back to the levels seen before the blowout, even as stock gauges remain well below the records they posted just prior to the selloff. Here’s a look at how key the volatility measures in major equity markets have come down since the turbulence of Feb. 5 -- when the VIX index more than doubled in a day.

  • Global stocks rise after Wall Street gains for 2nd day
    Associated Pressyesterday

    Global stocks rise after Wall Street gains for 2nd day

    Global stock markets followed Wall Street higher Wednesday despite a Chinese tariff hike on U.S. sorghum in a swelling trade dispute with Washington. KEEPING SCORE: In early trading, London's FTSE 100 rose 0.7 percent to 7,278.02 and France's CAC 40 added 0.5 percent to 5,379.95. On Tuesday, the DAX climbed 1.6 percent, the CAC 40 rose 0.8 percent and the FTSE 100 added 0.4 percent.

  • Financial Timesyesterday

    [$$] Indonesian state companies scramble for Africa

    There were smiles from the African delegates gathered on April 10 for the Indonesia Africa Forum in Bali as Indonesian company executives signed a series of Africa-related business deals. The agreements ...

  • Markets Turning Positive as Sentiment Shifts
    FX Empireyesterday

    Markets Turning Positive as Sentiment Shifts

    Wall Street produced solid gains on Tuesday and investor sentiment has seemingly improved. Asian equities have risen.

  • The BoC and the Loonie in Focus, with an Eye on Trump
    FX Empireyesterday

    The BoC and the Loonie in Focus, with an Eye on Trump

    BoC to set the tone for the Loonie later today, with inflation figures out of the Eurozone and the UK to also give some guidance on where the respective central banks are heading in the coming months.

  • MarketWatchyesterday

    Asian markets make strong gains, thanks to earnings and easing tensions in Korea

    Japan’s Nikkei (^N225)  rose 1.1% as the yen eased to session lows. Tech stocks led in the U.S. and that carried over to Asia after some weakness Tuesday following the U.S. ban on sales to Chinese telecom-equipment maker ZTE (0763.HK) . Taiwan’s Taiex (^TWII) , which lagged behind Tuesday, rebounded 0.7% as Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (2330.TW)  rose 1.3%.

  • Asian stocks rise after Wall Street gains for 2nd day
    Associated Pressyesterday

    Asian stocks rise after Wall Street gains for 2nd day

    BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets followed Wall Street higher on Wednesday after Beijing added to a swelling trade dispute with Washington by hiking tariffs on U.S. sorghum.

  • Wall Street Sentiment Improves, Netflix Jumps 7% in Pre-Market on Strong Earnings
    FX Empire2 days ago

    Wall Street Sentiment Improves, Netflix Jumps 7% in Pre-Market on Strong Earnings

    Asian markets have declined moderately although China’s growth numbers did match their expectations. US futures rise on strong earnings.

  • Asian Markets Are Weak, Trade War Concerns Resurface
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Asian Markets Are Weak, Trade War Concerns Resurface

    Mixed Global Markets, Improved Risk Appetite on April 17Economic calendar 8:30 AM EST: US building permits (March) 8:30 AM EST: US housing starts (March) 9:15 AM EST: FOMC member Williams speaks 9:15 AM EST: US industrial production (March) 10:00 AM EST: FOMC member Quarles speaks 11:00 AM EST: FOMC member Harker speaks 4:30 PM EST: US API weekly crude oil stock 5:40 PM EST: FOMC member Bostic speaks 7:50 PM EST: Japan’s adjusted trade balance 7:50 PM EST: Japan’s imports and exports

  • MarketWatch2 days ago

    Asian markets get little boost from China’s robust GDP

    Asian stock markets struggled for direction Tuesday morning, though beaten-up equities in Hong Kong and China got a lift from news of better-than-expected economic growth in the mainland.

  • RBA Minutes and China GDP Slam the Aussie Dollar, while Trump Bashes the USD
    FX Empire2 days ago

    RBA Minutes and China GDP Slam the Aussie Dollar, while Trump Bashes the USD

    A dovish RBA and weak economic data out of China weighed through the Asian session, with the day ahead a busy one on the economic calendar, bringing the Pound, the EUR and the Dollar into focus.

  • Asian shares flat to slightly higher as geopolitics weigh
    Associated Press2 days ago

    Asian shares flat to slightly higher as geopolitics weigh

    Asian shares are flat to slightly higher amid persisting worries over trade tensions between China. Overnight, investors registered relief that air strikes on Syria were contained and unlikely to escalate. ...

  • Earnings Spur Stocks as Trade Woes Take Back Seat: Markets Wrap
    Bloomberg3 days ago

    Earnings Spur Stocks as Trade Woes Take Back Seat: Markets Wrap

    U.S. stocks rallied for a second day amid better-than-expected earnings from industry heavyweights, adding to evidence that the strengthening economy is lifting corporate profits.

  • Bloomberg3 days ago

    Asia Stocks Head for Mixed Start; Dollar Slides: Markets Wrap

    Asian stocks were set for a mixed start to Tuesday trading as investors assessed early indications from America’s corporate earnings season and traders awaited a slew of data on China’s economy. The dollar ...

  • How Japan’s Services PMI Trended in March 2018
    Market Realist3 days ago

    How Japan’s Services PMI Trended in March 2018

    According to a report from Markit Economics, Japan’s services PMI again declined in March as compared to February 2018. It stood at 50.9 in March as compared to 51.7 in February 2018. It was marginally lower than the market expectations of 51.2.

  • US Futures Set to Open Higher: Syria, Earnings and Retail Sales in Focus
    FX Empire3 days ago

    US Futures Set to Open Higher: Syria, Earnings and Retail Sales in Focus

    The broad markets have taken a wait and see approach as Wall Street readies to open. Early Futures calls for U.S Indexes indicate a higher open.

  • Asian Markets Are Weak amid US-Led Attack on Syria
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Asian Markets Are Weak amid US-Led Attack on Syria

    Low Global Market Risk Appetite, Geopolitical Concerns EscalateEconomic calendar 8:30 AM EST: US core retail sales (March) 8:30 AM EST: US NY Empire State Manufacturing Index (April) 10:00 AM EST: US business inventories (February) 12:00 PM EST: FOMC member Kaplan speaks 12:00 PM EST: FOMC member Kashkari speaks 1:15 PM EST: FOMC member Bostic speaks 10:00 PM EST: China’s fixed asset investment (March) 10:00 PM EST: China’s GDP (Q1) 10:00 PM EST: China’s industrial production (March) 10:00 PM EST: National Bureau of Statistics of China Press Conference

  • Asian shares meander following US-led air strikes on Syria
    Associated Press3 days ago

    Asian shares meander following US-led air strikes on Syria

    Shares were mixed in Asia on Monday, with Chinese benchmarks leading decliners. The air strikes on Syria appeared to be having scant impact on trading, and oil prices fell back. Eyes were on Chinese GDP data due on Tuesday.

  • Retail Sales and Geo-Politics Puts the USD Front and Centre
    FX Empire3 days ago

    Retail Sales and Geo-Politics Puts the USD Front and Centre

    It’s all eyes on the Dollar today with economic data out of the U.S and noise from the Oval Office continuing to keep the markets busy on what is a quiet day on the data front for Asia and Europe.