Archive for the ‘NYSE:EWJ’ Category

Can Japanese Stocks Rise Again?

May 3rd, 2016

japanese GDP growthWith Japan now one of the worst performing equity markets this year, BlackRock’s Global Chief Investment Strategist Richard Turnill provides an updated outlook for stocks in the Land of the Rising Sun. Read more…


Watch Japan; For All Is Not Well In The Land Of The Rising Sun

April 6th, 2016

japanese GDP growthOne of the epicenters of the global financial crisis that started during the second half of last year is Japan, and it looks like the markets in the land of the rising sun are entering yet another period of great turmoil.  Read more…


Preparing For The Return Of Volatility

March 9th, 2016

technical bounceThink markets have calmed? As BlackRock’s Heidi Richardson suggests, the stage is still set for more volatility, and there are steps investors can take to prepare for it. Read more…


5 Reasons Investors Should Consider Japan

January 7th, 2016

japanese GDP growthWhile Japanese stocks have struggled lately, Heidi Richardson explains why there’s still a case for investing in Japan. Read more…


Where Investors Have Turned Optimistic

December 23rd, 2015

buyers and sellersRuss Koesterich shares his observations from Japan, where investors have turned positive on their domestic market and cautious toward the United States. Read more…


Nippon Rising: Time To Buy Japanese Stocks

December 7th, 2015

japanese GDP growthTony Daltorio:  It’s been nearly three years since Prime Minister Shinzo Abe began his reforms to reinvigorate the moribund Japanese economy. Read more…


Japan’s Back In A Recession: We’re Next

December 2nd, 2015

economyHarry Dent:  As we forecast decades ago, Japan was the first developed country to go off the demographic cliff. Their massive baby boom and the real estate and stock bubbles that came with it, all burst. Read more…


Where In The World To Look For Opportunities

September 15th, 2015

opportunityWhile Russ believes the outlook for U.S. stocks may be muted, he sees opportunities in other parts of the world, particularly in Asia. Read more…


Some Overseas Markets May Prove More Resilient

July 29th, 2015

investThough global markets sold off last week and have continued to slip in recent days, stocks in Europe and Japan are still faring better than their U.S. counterparts, reinforcing my views of these other developed markets. Read more…


An Opportunity In Japanese Stocks?

July 28th, 2015

japanese GDP growthHeidi Richardson: In late June, Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 index closed at its highest level since March 2000. Read more…


Japanese Stocks Could See Repeat Of 2013 Plunge

March 26th, 2015

japanese GDP growthTyler Durden:  Remember when Japanese stocks, fresh off an epic, stimulus-fueled rally suddenly collapsed 7% because a certain bearded bureaucrat in the Eccles Building said something about paring back billions in monthly asset purchases in the US? Read more…


3 Strong Country ETFs At New Highs

February 27th, 2015

new etfsCorey Rosenbloom:  As we chart the US S&P 500 (and related ETFs) flirting with more all-time highs, let’s compare the US strength with three countries whose related ETFs are also at similar new highs. Read more…


Is Japan Preparing For War?

February 18th, 2015

japanese GDP growthTyler Durden: Back on October 7, 1940, more than a year before the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Lieutenant Commander Arthur H. McCollum in his capacity as director of the Office of Naval Intelligence’s Far East Asia section, drafted Read more…


Across The Atlantic, Yellen Hasn’t Learned From History

February 2nd, 2015

europePeter Krauth: Last week, the European Central Bank’s turn finally came to announce large-scale quantitative easing. Read more…


Japan: Short-Term Opportunity, Long-Term Danger

December 22nd, 2014

japanese GDP growthMartin Hutchinson: Japan is holding an election on Dec. 14, but it’s unlikely to change much. Read more…


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