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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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1) within completion of wave III (development of wave 5) a buy NIKKEI 225 futures at 13100 points with the aim to sell at 15670 points (+19.
At the end of the day in Tokyo today, the Nikkei 225 rose by 2.
At their peaks, the average p/e ratio of the Nikkei 225 in 1989 and the NASDAQ at the start of 2000 were both well over 100.
If the post-Heisei Depression market acts in a similar fashion, the Nikkei 225 could continue consolidating to 2016 following the aforementioned bounce that could take the index to 19,000.
The Maxis Nikkei 225 Index Fund is not in any way sponsored, endorsed or promoted by Nikkei.
We expect that within wave C NIKKEI 225 will rise to 12600 points, or 24%; time horizon is 12 months.
This morning, the Nikkei 225 closed higher by nearly one per cent, rising by 91.
If this is indeed a cyclical peak in the economy, the Nikkei 225 could slip below the 10,000 level again.
Berlin/Tokyo, Rabi'II 4, 1435, Feb 4, 2014, SPA -- The Japanese stock index Nikkei 225 ended on a eight-month low Tuesday as investors fretted over disappointing US manufacturing data and ongoing uncertainties surrounding growth in emerging economies.
During the Izanagi Keiki, the Nikkei 225 traded at a PER between 27.
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.