^N225 - Nikkei 225

Osaka - Osaka Delayed Price. Currency in JPY
21,219.50
-459.18 (-2.12%)
At close: 3:15PM JST
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Previous Close21,678.68
Open21,319.47
Volume0
Day's Range21,169.96 - 21,365.78
52 Week Range20,347.49 - 24,448.07
Avg. Volume80,573
  • Investors in ‘Get-Me-Out-of-Here Mood’ as Asian Stocks Spiral
    Bloomberg12 minutes ago

    Investors in ‘Get-Me-Out-of-Here Mood’ as Asian Stocks Spiral

    The sell-off in global equities deepened in Asia hours after Chinese economic data released over the weekend signaled a further weakening of both domestic and international demand in November. Adding insult to injury, tensions have ratcheted up after the arrest of Huawei Technologies Co. Chief Financial Officer, with China’s Vice Foreign Minister having summoned the U.S. Ambassador to China in a protest over her capture on Saturday. Australia was the worst performer in the region with Japan’s, whose economy shrank more than forecast, while China’s stocks dropped with the offshore yuan weakening for a fourth day.

  • Stocks Fall on Heightened Trade Worry; Dollar Dips: Markets Wrap
    Bloomberg43 minutes ago

    Stocks Fall on Heightened Trade Worry; Dollar Dips: Markets Wrap

    Treasury yields extended last week’s retreat and the dollar fell. Shares dropped from Sydney to Hong Kong and futures indicated lower starts for sessions in Europe and the U.S. on Monday. Dampening the mood at the start of the week was news China’s vice foreign minister has summoned the U.S. ambassador Terry Branstad in protest over the arrest of Huawei Technologies Co.’s chief financial officer and weak data on China’s slowing economy.

  • CNBC7 hours ago

    Asia stocks decline after China reports weak trade data

    Shares in Asia saw losses in the afternoon. Chinese trade data for November came significantly below expectations over the weekend. Stocks in Asia traded lower Monday afternoon following significantly weaker-than-expected Chinese trade data released over the weekend.

  • Stocks Plunge to Cap Worst Week Since March: Markets Wrap
    Bloomberg2 days ago

    Stocks Plunge to Cap Worst Week Since March: Markets Wrap

    Oil rose after OPEC agreed to cut output. The trade outlook appeared to take a negative turn after Huawei Technologies’s chief financial officer was charged with conspiracy and the U.S. alleged the company violated sanctions. The Federal Reserve’s Lael Brainard struck a hawkish tone in comments at a conference.

  • Investing.com3 days ago

    Top 5 Things to Know in the Market on Friday

    Oil prices continued to fall on Friday, as the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) struggled to come up with an agreement on cutting oil production. West Texas Crude oil futures for January slumped 0.43% to $51.27 a barrel, while Brent crude futures, the benchmark for oil prices outside the U.S., rallied 0.17% to $60.16. The Thursday session of the OPEC meeting in Vienna ended without any decision on cutting oil supply, as Iran seeks an exemption from any cuts due to U.S. sanctions which have already weighed on its exports.

  • Baystreet3 days ago

    Futures Little Changed Friday

    Stock futures for Canada's main stock index were little changed on Friday, as investors awaited the ...

  • Asian Buyers Resurface after Report Signals Softer Pace of Fed Rate Hikes
    FX Empire3 days ago

    Asian Buyers Resurface after Report Signals Softer Pace of Fed Rate Hikes

    U.S. equity markets settled lower on Thursday, but well off their lows after news hit the market that the U.S. Federal Reserve could tighten monetary policy at a slower pace than previously expected.

  • Investing.com3 days ago

    Asian Markets Mixed; Chinese Stocks Fall Amid Concerns Over Huawei CFO Arrest

    Investing.com - Asian markets were mixed in morning trade on Friday, with Chinese stocks underperforming as concerns surrounding technology giant Huawei remained in focus.

  • Carlos Ghosn, Nissan Motor to be indicted Monday: Nikkei
    Reuters3 days ago

    Carlos Ghosn, Nissan Motor to be indicted Monday: Nikkei

    Tokyo prosecutors plan to indict former Nissan Motor Co Ltd (Tokyo:7201.T - News) Chairman Carlos Ghosn on Monday for financial misconduct, the Nikkei business daily reported, ratcheting up their case against the auto tycoon. Prosecutors also plan to indict on the same day former representative director Greg Kelly as well as the automaker itself, the Nikkei said on Friday, citing unidentified sources. The Nov. 19 arrest of Ghosn and Kelly shook the foundations of the Renault-Nissan alliance and stunned the auto industry, where Ghosn is renowned for turning around the French and Japanese carmakers.

  • NFP and Wage Growth Distract the Markets and the USD?
    FX Empire3 days ago

    NFP and Wage Growth Distract the Markets and the USD?

    Can U.S NFP and wage growth numbers come to the market’s rescue? Some will be hoping for soft numbers to dial back expectations of a December hike.

  • CNBC3 days ago

    Asian stocks take a breather after days of declines

    The mainland Chinese markets ended the trading day largely flat. Stocks in Japan, South Korea and Australia saw gains on the day. The Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday that the Federal Reserve is considering whether to signal a wait-and-see approach to rate hikes at its upcoming meeting this month.

  • Tech Rally Ensures Mere Loss for Stocks, Not Rout: Markets Wrap
    Bloomberg3 days ago

    Tech Rally Ensures Mere Loss for Stocks, Not Rout: Markets Wrap

    Financial markets remained volatile on bets that the trade truce between China and the U.S. won’t last after the arrest of Huawei’s chief financial officer. Bank shares in the S&P 500 fell as much as 3.9 percent before closing down 1.4 percent, as Treasury yields slid to the lowest since August. Helping to ease anxiety were comments from two regional Federal Reserve presidents urging policy caution from the U.S. central bank amid mounting economic uncertainties and recent volatility in financial markets.

  • Arrest Rocks Tech Stocks, Trade Tensions Pressure Markets, Economic Slowdown In Focus
    FX Empire4 days ago

    Arrest Rocks Tech Stocks, Trade Tensions Pressure Markets, Economic Slowdown In Focus

    Asian markets were down across the board as trade fears flare-up once again. In the US traders have an eye turned to the economic data as they look for signs of an economic slowdown.

  • The Wall Street Journal4 days ago

    [$$] U.S. Stocks Set to Fall as Oil Slides on OPEC Impasse

    U.S. stocks were poised to fall sharply Thursday, as global markets shuddered over the arrest of a top Chinese tech executive and a fresh plunge in oil prices. Oil prices pared some of their earlier losses but Brent crude remained 2.3% lower at $59.76 a barrel, and West Texas Intermediate futures fell 2.5% to $51.57 a barrel, after Saudi Arabia’s oil minister said there had not yet been any agreement made over oil output cuts. Bleak sentiment in the U.S. echoed that in Europe, where the Stoxx Europe 600 index slid 2.2% in early afternoon trading.

  • Investing.com4 days ago

    Asian Markets Down; Hong Kong Stocks Slump 3% Following Huawei CFO Arrest

    Investing.com - Asian markets traded lower in morning trade on Thursday, with Hong Kong stocks dropping almost 3% after the arrest of the chief financial officer of China tech giant Huawei Technologies.

  • Nissan finds more improper testing, considers recall: Nikkei
    Reuters4 days ago

    Nissan finds more improper testing, considers recall: Nikkei

    Nissan Motor Co has found more cases of improper testing of vehicles in Japan and is considering recalling affected cars, the Nikkei reported on Thursday. Nissan has already revealed a few cases of improper ...

  • U.S. Stock Market Sell-off Continues as Futures Trade Sharply Lower
    FX Empire4 days ago

    U.S. Stock Market Sell-off Continues as Futures Trade Sharply Lower

    Investors are saying that increased algorithmic selling because of a phenomenon in the U.S. Treasury markets is causing the weakness. On Monday, when the selling started, the yield on the three-year Treasury note surpassed its five-year counterpart.

  • CNBC4 days ago

    Huawei CFO arrest hits Asian tech stocks hard; broader markets sell-off as global rout continues

    Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou, who is also the daughter of the company's founder, is said to face extradition to the United States. Tech stocks throughout Asia plunged on Thursday.

  • Stocks battered by Wall Street, fears of U.S. slowdown
    Reuters4 days ago

    Stocks battered by Wall Street, fears of U.S. slowdown

    Global stocks fell on Wednesday, plagued by a flattening yield curve that sparked concerns about an economic slowdown in the United States and weakening expectations of a lasting U.S.-China trade truce, while the dollar steadied. U.S. markets were closed to mark former President George H.W. Bush's death, but the effect of Wall Street's turmoil in the previous session, when New York-listed shares tumbled more than 3 percent, was felt in Asia and Europe. Tuesday's markets chaos came a day after equities boomed on optimism that China and the U.S. had temporarily called a tariff ceasefire to sort out their trade dispute.

  • US Drags Global Indices Lower, EU Retail Sales Better Than Expected, US Markets Closed
    FX Empire5 days ago

    US Drags Global Indices Lower, EU Retail Sales Better Than Expected, US Markets Closed

    In the US, most markets were closed in mourning for fallen-President George H.W. Bush. The EU indices were down in Wednesday trading as trade fears outshine strong data. Asian indices were down across the board in the wake of Tuesday’s broad sell-off in the US equities market.

  • Investing.com5 days ago

    Asian Stocks Decline Even After China Expresses Confidence to Reach Trade Deal

    Investing.com - Asian stocks declined in afternoon trade on Wednesday even after China expressed confidence that it could reach a trade deal with the U.S.

  • G-20 Fever Is Over as Asia Stock Traders Buckle Up for Turmoil
    Bloomberg5 days ago

    G-20 Fever Is Over as Asia Stock Traders Buckle Up for Turmoil

    Monday’s 2 percent surge in Asian stocks is now all gone. Tuesday’s slump was mainly due to a big sell-off in Japan amid profit-taking and concerns surrounding the lack of clarity around the 90-day trade-war cease-fire. Then U.S. stocks plunged overnight and, by extension, the decline came to Asia.

  • Investing.com5 days ago

    Oil Prices Drop as Iran Threatens to Disrupt Gulf Oil Shipments

    Investing.com - Oil prices fell on Wednesday morning in Asia following threats from Iran that it would disrupt oil shipments in the Gulf, which added to uncertainties ahead of the upcoming OPEC output meeting.

  • Investing.com5 days ago

    Asian Stocks Fall Following Wall Street Plunge; U.S.-China Trade Deal in Focus

    Investing.com - Asian stocks fell in morning trade on Wednesday following a plunge on Wall Street overnight.

  • CNBC5 days ago

    Asian stocks stumble after Wall Street plunge

    Stocks in Asia slipped on Wednesday after a plunge on Wall Street as investors worried about a potential economic slowdown. Overnight on Wall Street, stocks saw a sell-off with concerns triggered after the three-year Treasury note surpassed its five-year counterpart on Monday. Beyond concerns over the inversion in the yield curve, uncertainty surrounding the details of the agreement struck between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping in Buenos Aires continue to weigh on markets.