^N225 - Nikkei 225

Osaka - Osaka Delayed Price. Currency in JPY
21,814.31
+77.87 (+0.36%)
As of 11:35AM JST. Market open.
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Previous Close21,736.44
Open21,789.72
Volume0
Day's Range21,741.63 - 21,843.12
52 Week Range18,224.68 - 24,129.34
Avg. Volume86,328
  • Reuters27 minutes ago

    Nikkei edges up, supported by gains in defensive stocks

    Japan's Nikkei share average edged up on Friday morning, with most sectors advancing as sentiment improved after fears of more aggressive U.S. interest rate hikes receded, with defensive stocks such as ...

  • Reuters40 minutes ago

    JGBs lifted by BOJ buying, firmer Treasuries

    Japanese government bond prices rose across the board on Friday, lifted by the Bank of Japan's regular debt-purchasing operation and a bounce in U.S. Treasuries. The two-year yield dipped 0.5 basis point to minus 0.160 percent, the 10-year yield declined 0.5 basis point to 0.045 percent and the 40-year yield fell 1.5 basis points to 0.885 percent. The BOJ on Friday bought 850 billion yen ($7.96 billion) of one- to 40-year JGBs as part of its regular bond-purchasing scheme.

  • The Wall Street Journal1 hour ago

    Dow Industrials Jump as Rate Concerns Ease

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 rose Thursday to snap the indexes’ recent run of losses, as concerns subsided over whether the Federal Reserve will have to ramp up its pace of interest-rate ...

  • Asian shares rebound as U.S. rate fears ebb
    Reuters2 hours ago

    Asian shares rebound as U.S. rate fears ebb

    Asian shares rebounded on Friday as comments from a Federal Reserve official eased worries that the central bank might raise rates more aggressively this year, while the safe-haven yen held on to its gains amid heightened volatility across markets. Financial markets have fluctuated wildly this month as investors fretted about how fast the Fed might raise rates in the wake of data showing a pick up in U.S. inflation. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan climbed 0.4 percent, but was still on track to end the week barely changed.

  • Reuters2 hours ago

    Asian shares rebound as U.S. rate fears ebb

    Asian shares rebounded on Friday as comments from a Federal Reserve official eased worries that the central bank might raise rates more aggressively this year, while the safe-haven yen held on to its gains amid heightened volatility across markets. Financial markets have fluctuated wildly this month as investors fretted about how fast the Fed might raise rates in the wake of data showing a pick up in U.S. inflation. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan climbed 0.4 percent, but was still on track to end the week barely changed.

  • Reuters2 hours ago

    Japan's Sharp drops suit against China's Hisense over North America TV sales - Nikkei

    Sharp had withdrawn a Federal lawsuit and an action filed with a U.S. trade body as of Thursday, the Nikkei said, without citing sources. In September, the U.S. International Trade Commission had agreed to probe certain Wi-Fi enabled devices and their parts after Sharp accused Hisense of infringing its patents. A Sharp spokesman declined to comment on Friday, while Hisense in Tokyo had no immediate comment.

  • Reuters2 hours ago

    Japan's Sharp drops suit against China's Hisense over North America TV sales: Nikkei

    Sharp had withdrawn a Federal lawsuit and an action filed with a U.S. trade body as of Thursday, the Nikkei said, without citing sources. In September, the U.S. International Trade Commission had agreed to probe certain Wi-Fi enabled devices and their parts after Sharp accused Hisense of infringing its patents. A Sharp spokesman declined to comment on Friday, while Hisense in Tokyo had no immediate comment.

  • CNBC2 hours ago

    Markets in Asia edge higher; South Korea's Kospi rises 1.3%

    Asian stocks made moderate gains on Friday after U.S. stock indexes mostly edged higher in the last session.

  • Reuters4 hours ago

    Japan's Sharp drops suit against Hisense over TV sale in N.America- Nikkei

    Japanese electronics maker Sharp Corp would drop legal action blocking China's Hisense Group from selling television in North America, Nikkei reported on Friday. As of Thursday, Sharp had withdrawn a Federal lawsuit and an action filed with a U.S. trade body, the Nikkei Asian Review said. Sharp, which had reduced its overseas TV business, had said it would re-enter the U.S. market with a high-end television brand.

  • Industrials companies drive US stock indexes mostly higher
    Associated Press5 hours ago

    Industrials companies drive US stock indexes mostly higher

    U.S. stocks closed mostly higher Thursday after a late-afternoon wave of selling erased much of a midday rally.

  • TheStreet.com6 hours ago

    Closing Bell: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

    Markets had a mixed day of trading Thursday

  • GuruFocus.com8 hours ago

    US Markets Set to Open High Thursday

    Chesapeake beats on earnings

  • Asian Markets Are Mixed on February 22
    Market Realist9 hours ago

    Asian Markets Are Mixed on February 22

    Weak Global Market Sentiment following US Market DeclineEconomic calendar

  • Reuters10 hours ago

    GLOBAL MARKETS-Equity markets rise, yields drop as rate hike talk softens

    World stock markets advanced on Thursday, with U.S. shares rebounding from a day earlier and bond yields easing off highs, following more cautious talk about the potential for interest rate increases this year. Oil prices also rose as the U.S. dollar hit session lows in morning trading after having touched a 10-day high, as the euro was boosted by minutes from the European Central Bank's most recent policy meeting. Comments from St. Louis Fed President James Bullard on Thursday appeared to ease some investor concerns about the Federal Reserve's latest meeting.

  • The Difference Between Great Traders and Good Traders: The Art of Totis Porcis
    GuruFocus.com11 hours ago

    The Difference Between Great Traders and Good Traders: The Art of Totis Porcis

    What separates the great traders from those who are just good? It is knowing when to size up and eat the whole hog

  • Japan's Equity Faithful Want Foreigners to Spur Market Rally
    Bloomberg11 hours ago

    Japan's Equity Faithful Want Foreigners to Spur Market Rally

    Japanese retail investors bought domestic stocks for a fourth consecutive week, stoking hope that foreign buyers will join them in helping the market make a full recovery from a rout that started last ...

  • Investors Turn Cautious and Wall Street Awaits, US Futures Higher despite Hawkish Fed
    FX Empire13 hours ago

    Investors Turn Cautious and Wall Street Awaits, US Futures Higher despite Hawkish Fed

    Global equities have struggled early today after the publication from the Federal Reserve via their Meeting Minutes.

  • Worries about US rate hikes return to stalk markets
    Associated Press14 hours ago

    Worries about US rate hikes return to stalk markets

    LONDON (AP) — Global stock markets tracked Wall Street lower on Thursday after the minutes to the last meeting of the Federal Reserve policy meeting rekindled fears about the pace of interest rate rises.

  • TheStreet.com14 hours ago

    Fed's James Bullard Cautions on Hawkish Minutes Reaction; Dow Futures Pop

    St. Louis Fed President James Bullard said Thursday that raising rates too quickly could restrict economic growth and that market expectations of four rates hikes this year would be 'priced to perfection'....

  • MarketWatch15 hours ago

    Asian stocks largely slide following Wall Street’s retreat

    Stocks in Japan and Hong Kong fell more than 1% Thursday as concerns about higher interest rates sparked a sharp selloff in U.S. equities overnight.

  • TheStreet.com16 hours ago

    Wall Street Looks to Reverse Global Stock Retreat as Hawkish Fed Spooks Markets

    A hawkish Fed has bond yields and the dollar on the rise, and global stocks on the retreat as investors re-price equities and benchmark 10-year Treasury yields test fresh four-years highs.

  • Financial Times18 hours ago

    [$$] S&P 500 ends higher but mood stays cautious

    Thursday 21.00 GMT An unconvincing rally for US stocks saw the main equity indices finish well short of the day’s best levels, as concerns about the possibility of a more aggressive policy stance from ...

  • TheStreet.com18 hours ago

    Europe Slumps, Wall Street Slips as Global Stocks Retreat on Hawkish Fed Minutes

    A hawkish Fed has bond yields and the dollar on the rise, and global stocks on the retreat as investors re-price equities and benchmark 10-year Treasury yields test fresh four-years highs.

  • Reuters21 hours ago

    Nikkei falls on U.S. rates speculation; Ricoh tumbles

    Japan's Nikkei share average fell on Thursday on across-the-board selling after U.S. shares dropped overnight on speculation about faster interest rate hikes, while Ricoh stumbled after a media report said it was considering an impairment charge. The Nikkei declined 1.1 percent to 21,736.44. Ricoh Co declined 3.9 percent, following the report which said it was considering taking a charge of up to 100 billion yen ($930 million) this fiscal year.

  • FED Gives the USD Love, Will the ECB do the Same?
    FX Empire22 hours ago

    FED Gives the USD Love, Will the ECB do the Same?

    The Dollar recovery continued this morning as the markets take the latest FOMC meeting as hawkish when coupled with the latest wage growth and inflation figures out of the U.S. Stats out of the UK and the ECB minutes could provide some support for the GBP and EUR, though for now, the Green is Back.