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Nikkei

The common term for the Nihon Keizai newspaper, Japan's leading financial newspaper. The Nikkei usually refers to the price-weighted average of 225 stocks of the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

Nikkei

A price-weighted index consisting of 225 prominent stocks on the Tokyo Stock Exchange. The Nikkei has been calculated since 1950 and its direction is considered an indicator of the state of the Japanese economy. Most analysts consider it the Japanese equivalent of the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
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With these options on the Yen-denominated Nikkei 225 Futures contracts now being offered on CME Globex, further adding to our deeply liquid equity index product suite, our customers will be able to realize more trading opportunities, greater capital savings and operational efficiencies.
2) during completion of wave IV (development of waves B and C) [ETH][cedilla] and establishment of wave V a buy NIKKEI 225 futures at 12550 points with a view to selling at 17500 points (+39.
As previously explained, the Nikkei 225 bottom at 7,600 marked the end of the secular Heisei Bear Market.
We are excited that Charles Schwab chose to add the MAXIS Nikkei 225 Index Fund to their ETF Select List," stated Dan McCabe, Chief Executive Officer of Precidian Funds.
If this is the case, the stock market's peak in terms of the Nikkei 225 at 12,163 on April 26, 2004 will indeed have been the peak of this cycle.
We are honored to have been chosen by Mitsubishi UFJ Asset Management as the exclusive provider of the Nikkei 225 to U.
Summary: Tokyo, Muharram 04, 1432, Dec 10, 2010, SPA -- Stocks in Tokyo closed down Friday for the first time in three days as investors sold shares to lock in recent gains after the benchmark Nikkei 225 Stock Average opened at a seven-month high, as dpa reported.
However, the Nikkei 225 actually has fallen more than the S&P 500 during the last three years, according to data compiled by Trust Net.
In comparison, the S&P 500, NASDAQ, Nikkei 225 and the Lehman Brothers Aggregate Bond Index returned +2.
We are thrilled that we are the first to be able to offer access to the Nikkei 225 through a U.
At the close, the benchmark Nikkei 225 Stock Average.
The fund has entered into an interest rate swap in order to hedge against exposure to changes in the value of the Dow Jones EURO STOXX 50 Index and the Nikkei 225 Index.