^N225 - Nikkei 225

Osaka - Osaka Delayed Price. Currency in JPY
22,217.90
+17.34 (+0.08%)
At close: 3:15PM JST
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Previous Close22,200.56
Open22,188.62
Volume0
Day's Range22,099.38 - 22,280.19
52 Week Range18,948.58 - 24,448.07
Avg. Volume64,796
  • U.S. Stocks Mixed as Oil Rallies to Six-Month High: Markets Wrap
    Bloomberg20 minutes ago

    U.S. Stocks Mixed as Oil Rallies to Six-Month High: Markets Wrap

    Oil jumped after the White House said it will scrap waivers that allow the purchase of some Iranian crude. Most S&P 500 Index members fell as the gauge ebbed between small gains and losses, hovering about 1 percent below its all-time high. Energy shares rallied alongside crude prices, while real-estate companies slumped after sales of previously owned U.S. homes eased more than forecast in March.

  • Reuters40 minutes ago

    Nissan to reject new integration proposal from Renault: Nikkei

    Nissan Motor Co Ltd will reject a management integration proposal from French partner Renault SA and will call for an equal capital relationship, the Nikkei newspaper said on Monday, citing sources. Nissan's management feels the Japanese company has not been treated as an equal of Renault under existing capital ties, and a merger would make this inequality permanent, the Nikkei said https://s.nikkei.com/2veityL. The outlook for the alliance - one of the world's top automaking partnerships - has been in focus since the arrest in November of its main architect, Carlos Ghosn, for financial misconduct.

  • Reuters41 minutes ago

    Nissan to reject new integration proposal from Renault - Nikkei

    Nissan Motor Co Ltd will reject a management integration proposal from French partner Renault SA and will call for an equal capital relationship, the Nikkei newspaper said on Monday, citing sources. Nissan's management feels the Japanese company has not been treated as an equal of Renault under existing capital ties, and a merger would make this inequality permanent, the Nikkei said https://s.nikkei.com/2veityL. The outlook for the alliance - one of the world's top automaking partnerships - has been in focus since the arrest in November of its main architect, Carlos Ghosn, for financial misconduct.

  • Reuters2 hours ago

    Global Markets: Oil jumps on U.S. plans to tighten Iran sanctions, dollar eases

    Crude oil jumped almost 3% on Monday after the United States said it will tighten a clamp-down on Iranian oil exports in May while U.S. equities were little changed as Wall Street braced for corporate results in a busy earnings week. The dollar was little changed against a basket of currencies in thin holiday-impacted trading as gold held above a near four-month low on support from a weaker greenback. The United States said it will eliminate in May all waivers that allowed eight countries to buy Iranian oil without facing U.S. sanctions, a move that sent oil prices to 2019 highs.Brent crude, the global benchmark, rose as much as 3.3 percent a barrel and was last up $1.98 to $73.95.

  • Oil jumps on U.S. plans to tighten Iran sanctions, dollar eases
    Reuters2 hours ago

    Oil jumps on U.S. plans to tighten Iran sanctions, dollar eases

    Crude oil jumped almost 3% on Monday after the United States said it will tighten a clamp-down on Iranian oil exports in May while U.S. equities were little changed as Wall Street braced for corporate results in a busy earnings week. The dollar was little changed against a basket of currencies in thin holiday-impacted trading as gold held above a near four-month low on support from a weaker greenback. The United States said it will eliminate in May all waivers that allowed eight countries to buy Iranian oil without facing U.S. sanctions, a move that sent oil prices to 2019 highs.Brent crude, the global benchmark, rose as much as 3.3 percent a barrel and was last up $1.98 to $73.95.

  • TheStreet.com7 hours ago

    Dow Futures Drift Lower as Earnings Wave Approaches: Oil Tests Six-Month Highs

    Global stocks drift lower as major markets remain closed for Easter observances. Oil prices test six month highs amid reports that U.S. waivers on the purchase of Iranian crude will be lifted next week. Global stocks drifted lower Monday, as major markets in Europe and Asia remained closed for Easter celebrations, while oil prices tested six months highs amid reports that the U.S. will end waivers for the purchase of Iranian crude next week.

  • World markets mixed, oil rises on Iran concerns
    Associated Press8 hours ago

    World markets mixed, oil rises on Iran concerns

    BEIJING (AP) — World stock markets were mostly lower while oil prices surged for a second day Monday following reports Washington wants to block Iranian exports.

  • China stocks retreat in mixed post-Easter Asian trading
    MarketWatch10 hours ago

    China stocks retreat in mixed post-Easter Asian trading

    China stocks were down Monday following the Easter holiday weekend as investors looked ahead to U.S. and Japanese economic data.

  • Reuters11 hours ago

    Japanese stocks edge up, MUFG falls on writedown worries

    Japan's Nikkei edged up on Monday in choppy trade as investors stayed on the sidelines before the Golden Week holiday starts later in the week, while Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group underperformed on a report that it will book a writedown. Traders said that investors were likely to be defensive this week as they remained cautious before Japan's 10-day holiday, also to mark the ascension of the new emperor, Crown Prince Naruhito, starting this weekend. The Japanese market has gained 5 percent this month supported by stronger-than-expected Chinese economic data, which bodes well for sentiment in Japan Inc's earnings.

  • Asian markets mixed in post-Easter trading
    Associated Press14 hours ago

    Asian markets mixed in post-Easter trading

    Asian stock markets were mixed Monday following the Easter holiday weekend as investors looked ahead to U.S. and Japanese economic data. Benchmarks in Tokyo and Seoul gained while Shanghai retreated. Hong ...

  • Japan's MUFG to book $890 million charge in just-ended year; sticks to FY estimate - Nikkei
    Reuters15 hours ago

    Japan's MUFG to book $890 million charge in just-ended year; sticks to FY estimate - Nikkei

    Japan's MUFG will book a charge of about 100 billion yen ($893.34 million) in the year ended March after its credit card unit stopped development of a new system, but will keep its full-year profit outlook, the Nikkei reported on Monday. Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc, Japan's biggest bank by assets, continues to forecast net profit of 950 billion yen, the newspaper said. An MUFG spokesman declined to comment on the report when contacted by Reuters.

  • Reuters15 hours ago

    Nikkei edges up in choppy trade; MUFG falls on writedown worries

    Japan's Nikkei edged up on Monday morning in choppy trade as investors stayed on the sidelines before the Golden Week holiday starts later in the week, while Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group underperformed on a report that it will book a writedown. Traders said that investors are likely to stay defensive this week as they are cautious before the 10-day holiday in Japan starting this weekend. "The market has priced in the positive news (from China) and it is waiting for another strong cue," said Shogo Maekawa, a global market strategist at JPMorgan Asset Management.

  • CNBC18 hours ago

    Asia markets mixed; oil prices surge on report that US is set to end Iran sanctions waivers

    Stocks in Asia were mixed. Crude prices surged on a report that the U.S. will cease to grant sanctions waivers to countries that import oil from Iran. Meanwhile, major oil producer Libya's capital Tripoli was hit by a series of airstrikes and explosions over the weekend.

  • Asian markets gain in muted holiday trading
    MarketWatch3 days ago

    Asian markets gain in muted holiday trading

    Asian stock indexes rose moderately in quiet holiday trading on Good Friday as some markets were closed.

  • Nissan slams output cut report as 'completely incorrect'
    Reuters3 days ago

    Nissan slams output cut report as 'completely incorrect'

    The comment came after the Nikkei, revered in Japan for its business news and known for its market-moving scoops and previews, said Nissan would cut its global production by about 15 percent for the current fiscal year ending March 2020. The move would mark a shift away from the aggressive expansion campaign promoted by ousted former Chairman Carlos Ghosn, the Nikkei said. "The details reported in this story are completely incorrect, and Nissan has voiced its strong objection to the Nikkei," the Japanese automaker said in a statement posted on its website.

  • Global stocks modestly higher in quiet holiday trading
    Associated Press3 days ago

    Global stocks modestly higher in quiet holiday trading

    TOKYO (AP) — Global stock indexes were mostly moderately higher in quiet holiday trading on Good Friday as some markets were closed.

  • Stocks Mixed in Holiday Hit Trading; Dollar Steady: Markets Wrap
    Bloomberg3 days ago

    Stocks Mixed in Holiday Hit Trading; Dollar Steady: Markets Wrap

    Shares edged higher in Japan and Korea, and fluctuated in China, with trading volumes lighter than usual. The yen steadied and Japanese 10-year bond yields rose after the Bank of Japan cut purchases of some longer-dated bonds in a regular operation.

  • Reuters3 days ago

    Nikkei posts 3rd weekly gain, Nintendo surges 14 pct

    Japan's Nikkei rose on Friday as investors snapped up cyclical stocks, while Nintendo jumped after Tencent won approval to sell its Switch console in China. Shares of Nintendo Co soared after China's Tencent won a key approval to begin selling Nintendo's Switch console in China, the world's largest games market.

  • Reuters4 days ago

    Nikkei buoyed by cyclical stocks; Nintendo jumps 16 pct

    Japan's Nikkei rose on Friday morning as Wall Street gains raised risk appetite and lifted cyclical stocks, while Nintendo jumped after Tencent won approval to sell its Switch console in China. The U.S. market rose supported by robust economic data, while industrial stocks rallied after China's commerce ministry spokesman said there had been new progress in U.S.-China trade talks. "The mood has recovered as the market has been able to confirm that a slowdown in the Chinese economy has hit the bottom and the U.S. and China are making progress in their trade talks as those were the market's main concerns," said Takashi Ito, an equity market strategist at Nomura Securities.

  • U.S. Stocks Rise Amid Earnings, Economic Data: Markets Wrap
    Bloomberg4 days ago

    U.S. Stocks Rise Amid Earnings, Economic Data: Markets Wrap

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  • TheStreet.com4 days ago

    Stocks Lower as North Korea Tests, Mueller Report Release, Cast Cautious Shadow

    Global stocks drift lower as investors adopt a cautious stance ahead of the Easter holiday break and prep for the redacted release of the Mueller Report into Russian election meddling later in the session. North Korea's renewal of weapons testing unnerves markets in Asia, while growth and trade concerns keep European stocks in the red amid lighter-than-usual trading volumes. Attorney General William Barr will hold a press conference on the Mueller findings at 9:30 am, with a redacted version of the 400-page report expected to be delivered to lawmakers on Capitol Hill at 11:00 am Eastern time.

  • Global stocks subdued as investors eye earnings, data
    Associated Press4 days ago

    Global stocks subdued as investors eye earnings, data

    Stock markets were subdued Thursday as investors digested corporate earnings reports and mixed economic data, with some traders in Europe preparing for a long weekend. London's FTSE 100 fell 0.1% to 7,460 and Frankfurt's DAX rose 0.5% to 12,208. A survey of manufacturing activity in Europe showed the sector stabilized in April after months of declines.

  • Reuters4 days ago

    Nikkei retreats from 4-1/2-month high; Canon slumps on profit warning

    Japan's Nikkei retreated from a 4-1/2-month high on Thursday as defensive stocks fell and Canon tumbled on a report that it will cut its earnings forecast. The Nikkei share average dropped 0.84 percent ...

  • CNBC5 days ago

    European markets trade lower as investors remain concerned over weak growth

    European markets were lower on Thursday after PMI data signaled a stagnating economy. Market focus is largely attuned to corporate earnings, with first-quarter reports heavily influencing the performance of European stocks on Thursday morning.