^N225 - Nikkei 225

Osaka - Osaka Delayed Price. Currency in JPY
21,684.60
-161.88 (-0.74%)
As of 1:11PM JST. Market open.
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Previous Close21,846.48
Open21,670.35
Volume0
Day's Range21,613.53 - 21,818.73
52 Week Range20,347.49 - 24,448.07
Avg. Volume76,129
  • Nikkei slides amid mixed trading by Asian markets
    MarketWatch23 minutes ago

    Nikkei slides amid mixed trading by Asian markets

    Asian stock markets were mixed in early trading Thursday following overnight declines in U.S. stock prices and Treasury yields.

  • Asia Stocks Whipsaw; Powell Downplays Volatility: Markets Wrap
    Bloomberg35 minutes ago

    Asia Stocks Whipsaw; Powell Downplays Volatility: Markets Wrap

    (Bloomberg) -- Asian stocks were mixed after another slide in U.S. equities overnight, with Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell giving no indication recent volatility will play into the U.S. central bank’s next policy decision. Oil prices held above their recent low.

  • Global Markets: Asia stocks lifted by China-U.S. trade hopes; oil resumes retreat
    Reuters59 minutes ago

    Global Markets: Asia stocks lifted by China-U.S. trade hopes; oil resumes retreat

    Asian stocks rose on Thursday, taking heart from a bounce in Chinese shares on news that China has delivered a written response to U.S. trade demands, while oil prices resumed their retreat on fears of oversupply. U.S. government sources told Reuters on Wednesday that China had sent a response to U.S. demands for trade reform but gave no further details, raising hopes the two sides could resume negotiations to end their trade war. U.S. oil futures fell 0.6 percent to $55.92 a barrel, after a slight bounce overnight that followed 12 straight losing sessions.

  • Asian stocks lower after Wall Street fall, Brexit approval
    Associated Press1 hour ago

    Asian stocks lower after Wall Street fall, Brexit approval

    BEIJING (AP) — Most Asian stock markets declined Thursday after Wall Street fell for a fifth day and Britain's Cabinet endorsed a draft agreement to leave the European Union.

  • Reuters2 hours ago

    Nikkei falls as banks' earning forecasts disappoint

    Japan's Nikkei fell on Thursday, with banking stocks sliding after disappointing earnings forecasts and losses in U.S. financial shares. Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group dropped 3 percent, while Mizuho Financial Group shed 1.8 percent. SMFG posted a 37 percent rise in its second-quarter net profit, but it kept its profit forecast at 700 billion yen for the year ending March, below the 751.9 billion yen average of 14 analyst estimates compiled by Refinitiv.

  • CNBC5 hours ago

    Asia stocks trade mixed; pound strengthens amid progress on proposed Brexit deal

    Stocks in Asia were mixed in the morning despite an improvement in market risk sentiment after British Prime Minister Theresa May said she had obtained enough support for her proposed Brexit deal to move forward. Meanwhile, U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Wednesday expressed confidence in U.S. economic strength and said that markets will have to get used to the idea that the central bank could raise rates at any time starting in 2019. Stocks in Asia were mixed in the morning despite an apparent improvement in market risk sentiment after British Prime Minister Theresa May said she had obtained enough support for her proposed Brexit deal to move forward.

  • Oil claws back after plunge, sterling rises on Brexit deal
    Reuters6 hours ago

    Oil claws back after plunge, sterling rises on Brexit deal

    By Lewis Krauskopf NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices bounced up on Wednesday, as hopes for output cuts fuelled a partial rebound from the previous session's steep decline, and the euro and sterling gained ...

  • Oil claws back after plunge, sterling rises on Brexit deal
    Reuters7 hours ago

    Oil claws back after plunge, sterling rises on Brexit deal

    Oil prices bounced up on Wednesday, as hopes for output cuts fueled a partial rebound from the previous session's steep decline, and the euro and sterling gained as British Prime Minister Theresa May obtained ...

  • U.S. Stocks Fall as Trade, Growth Angst Resurfaces: Markets Wrap
    Bloomberg7 hours ago

    U.S. Stocks Fall as Trade, Growth Angst Resurfaces: Markets Wrap

    The S&P 500 Index slumped to the lowest in two weeks after a key Democrat raised questions about the revamped Nafta deal and selling in Apple Inc. rekindled worry that megacap tech earnings have peaked. An afternoon respite from the selling sparked by U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May clinching a Brexit deal with her cabinet gave way to a tumble into the close. Treasuries rose with gold as investors sought out havens ahead of comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell at 6 p.m. New York time.

  • Oil claws back after plunge, sterling rises on Brexit deal
    Reuters7 hours ago

    Oil claws back after plunge, sterling rises on Brexit deal

    By Lewis Krauskopf NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices bounced up on Wednesday, as hopes for output cuts fuelled a partial rebound from the previous session's steep decline, and the euro and sterling gained ...

  • Asia-Pacific Sours On Oil, EU Markets Mixed, Brexit Deal In Sight, US CPI As Expected
    FX Empire14 hours ago

    Asia-Pacific Sours On Oil, EU Markets Mixed, Brexit Deal In Sight, US CPI As Expected

    EU markets were moving lower in early trading, but buyers stepped in on word a Brexit deal had been reached. The US index futures were slightly lower in early trading but spiked on word consumer-level inflation is contained.

  • Global shares dip after Wall Street falls over oil concerns
    Associated Press15 hours ago

    Global shares dip after Wall Street falls over oil concerns

    LONDON (AP) — Concerns about political developments in Britain and Italy kept a lid on global stock markets on Wednesday. Meanwhile oil prices recouped some lost ground.

  • Asian markets lag as oil stocks slip further
    MarketWatch16 hours ago

    Asian markets lag as oil stocks slip further

    Asian stock markets posted modest losses Wednesday, after oil prices tumbled 7% Tuesday, marking their 12th straight session of losses and weighing on global energy stocks.

  • China Equity Markets Soften after Retail Sales Growth Dips to 5-Month Low; Investors Still Locked-in to Trade Talk Possibilities
    FX Empireyesterday

    China Equity Markets Soften after Retail Sales Growth Dips to 5-Month Low; Investors Still Locked-in to Trade Talk Possibilities

    China’s statistics bureau showed retail sales growth in China unexpectedly dipped to the slowest pace since May last month while real estate decelerated further. China’s Retail Sales report was disappointing. The year-to-year number came in at 8.6 percent higher, much lower than the 9.2 percent forecast. During the U.S. session, U.S. stocks jumped to their high for the session after White House economic advisor Larry Kudlow confirmed reports of renewed talks between the U.S. and China on trade.

  • Investing.comyesterday

    Asian Equities Fall; Kudlow Confirms Talks Between U.S, China

    Investing.com - Asian equities fell in morning trade on Wednesday, with Australian stocks down more than 1.5%. Reports that top White House economic advisor Larry Kudlow confirmed the U.S. is talking with China again on trade issues were in focus.

  • Reutersyesterday

    Nikkei edges lower in choppy trade; resource shares underperform

    Japan's Nikkei edged lower in choppy trade on Wednesday morning as investors sold resource stocks after oil prices plunged. Electronic components makers offset some of the resources losses, rising as investors ...

  • The Wall Street Journalyesterday

    [$$] Bank of Japan’s Bond and Stock Holdings Top 100% of GDP

    Japan’s central bank now owns bonds and shares equivalent to a full year of national economic output—underlining the growing gulf between policy makers in Tokyo and their main Western counterparts. Regular Bank of Japan figures released Tuesday showed the central bank holds ¥553.592 trillion ($4.861 trillion) in net assets, mostly government bonds. It has undertaken aggressive monetary stimulus to break with Japan’s decades of deflation.

  • CNBCyesterday

    Asian stocks mostly down as oil prices slip further

    The mainland China markets, which have been closely watched by investors because of the ongoing U.S.-China trade war, saw losses on the day with the Shanghai composite shedding 0.85 percent while the Shenzhen ...

  • U.S. Stocks Sputter as Crude Slumps; Pound Surges: Markets Wrap
    Bloombergyesterday

    U.S. Stocks Sputter as Crude Slumps; Pound Surges: Markets Wrap

    The S&P 500 ended Tuesday well off the day’s highs as West Texas crude hit a nine-month low, falling the most since 2011, after U.S. President Donald Trump criticized Saudi Arabia’s plan to cut output. The Dow Jones Industrial Average slid as Exxon Mobil and Chevron dropped. Stock indexes spent the morning on an upswing after White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow told CNBC that the U.S. and China are talking on “all levels” of government.

  • Asian shares lower after Wall Street falls over oil concerns
    Associated Pressyesterday

    Asian shares lower after Wall Street falls over oil concerns

    TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower Wednesday, after the steepest drop in in oil prices in more than three years put investors in a selling mood on Wall Street.

  • GuruFocus.comyesterday

    Wall Street Trades Higher Tuesday

    Home Depot reports better-than-expected quarterly results

  • Trade War Looms Over Japanese Stocks
    Bloomberg2 days ago

    Trade War Looms Over Japanese Stocks

    The conflict over trade has been hurting Japanese stocks as the market continues a seemingly inexorable downward trajectory since January, with any attempts to break the trend being quickly foiled as the market lurches lower. Automakers’ profits are hurt, for example, by increased tariffs on materials that they import to the U.S. from China. “For companies that have high exposure to China, it’s very likely that the wariness over the U.S.-China trade war has been reflected,” said Ayako Sera, a strategist at Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank Ltd. in Tokyo.

  • Top 5 Things to Know in The Market on Tuesday
    Investing.com2 days ago

    Top 5 Things to Know in The Market on Tuesday

    Investing.com - Here are the top five things you need to know in financial markets on Tuesday, November 13:

  • Reuters2 days ago

    GLOBAL MARKETS-European shares recover after U.S. tech rout; dollar falls

    European shares recovered on Tuesday after feeling the strain of a tech rout on Wall Street, while the dollar lost momentum as hopes mounted for a de-escalation in the Sino-U.S. tariff war. The trade war between Washington and Beijing plus risks from Brexit and Italy's budget row with the European Union have helped the dollar as investors dump riskier assets. Markets in Asia also recouped some losses after a report that China's top trade negotiator was preparing to visit the United States before a meeting between the leaders of the world's two largest economies.

  • Nikkei tumbles, China’s stock market finds strength following tech losses on Wall Street
    MarketWatch2 days ago

    Nikkei tumbles, China’s stock market finds strength following tech losses on Wall Street

    ASIA MARKETS Asian stock markets saw volatile trading Tuesday following Monday’s rout, led by tech stocks, on Wall Street. Every sector in Japan’s stock market turned lower as the Nikkei (JP:NIK)  dropped more than 2%.