Posts Tagged ‘NYSE:EWJ’

Nintendo’s Massive Gains Buoying Japanese Stock ETF

July 14th, 2016

japanese GDP growthThe internet is ablaze with hundreds of millions of users of Nintendo’s new Pokemon Go mobile app discussing the game. Nintendo, which owns a piece of the Pokemon franchise, is getting a huge bump from it, and that in turn is helping buoy Japan-focused ETFs. Read more…


Watching The iShares MSCI Japan Index ETF (EWJ) For A Buy Entry

October 2nd, 2013

sellbuyMorpheus Trading: Not surprisingly, stocks blew off the news of the partial government shutdown and followed through on Monday’s bullish reversal action. The NASDAQ Composite, Russell 2000, and S&P Mid-cap 400 each closed with gains Read more…


The iShares MSCI Japan Index ETF (EWJ) Is Positioned For Further Gains

August 6th, 2013

sellbuyMorpheus Trading: After a four-day shakeout below the 50-day moving average, iShares MSCI Japan Index (NYSEARCA:EWJ) is now back above that pivotal intermediate-term indicator of trend. The ETF is also now trading above its 20-day exponential moving average Read more…


A Closer Look At The iShares MSCI Japan Index ETF Trade

July 10th, 2013

buy-and-holdIn the July 8 issue of our swing trade newsletter, we pointed out that iShares MSCI Japan Index (NYSEARCA:EWJ) was recovering nicely after a sharp selloff in late May/early June. Read more…


Japan Currency Trade Hits A Stumbling Block

June 6th, 2013

japanese GDP growthDavid Fabian: One of the hottest ETFs of the year has been the WisdomTree Japan Hedged Currency ETF (NYSEARCA:DXJ) which hit an intra-day high in May and has since fallen nearly 18% over the last 10 trading sessions.  Prior to this sell off, Read more…


Profiting From Japan’s Soaring Bond Yields With This ETF

May 30th, 2013

japanese GDP growthMike Burnick: As investors we’ve grown accustomed to European financial crises triggering volatility in our markets. But the epicenter for last week’s volatility came from across the Pacific instead. Read more…


Two Reasons Not To Panic After The Sell Off In Japan

May 24th, 2013

japanThe Japanese market experienced a major sell off Thursday, prompting many investors to ask me for an update on my view of Japanese stocks. Read more…


Japanese Stock Market Plunge A Warning To U.S. Investors?

May 24th, 2013

japanese GDP growthDavid Zeiler: Wall Street woke up to grim news on Thursday morning (today) – overnight the Japanese stock market, as measured by the Nikkei index, lost a stunning 7.3%. Read more…


Japanese Stocks In A Bubble Again?

May 23rd, 2013

japanese GDP growth: Japan (NYSEARCA:EWJ) is currently on cloud nine, with exports bursting out of the gate and Japanese stocks flying high. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index in Japan is up a whopping 48% this year. Read more…


Will Cheap Money From The Bank of Japan Revive Its Economy?

May 14th, 2013

japanese GDP growth: Chinese stocks are a disappointment in 2013 and, at this point, are looking to underperform the U.S. stock market for the fourth consecutive year. Read more…


Playing The Japan ETF To Hedge Your Currency Risk

May 12th, 2013

japanese GDP growthDavid Fabian: Japan has been one of the most supercharged international equity markets in 2013 with the iShares MSCI Japan Index (NYSEARCA:EWJ) posting a year-to-date gain of 20.82% which handily Read more…


When Does The Madness End For Japanese Government Bonds?

April 18th, 2013

money and investingMike Larson: I don’t know if you’re a Seinfeld fan like me. But one of my favorite episodes of all time was “The Bizarro Jerry.” In that 1996 show, Jerry Seinfeld and the rest of his friends meet versions Read more…


Why Japan’s Aggressive Money Tree Is Disastrous

April 10th, 2013

japanese GDP growthGeorge Leong: The world is going gangbusters, printing money to drive the economies and growth. Yet despite the bailouts in the eurozone (NYSEARCA:VGK) and easy monetary policy in Europe, Asia, and the U.S., there’s a sense a financial crisis could surface down the road. Read more…


ETF Sector Asset Report For Q1: Japan ETFs Stand Out Big

April 10th, 2013

new etfsThe first quarter of 2013 has been quite rewarding for the ETF industry, wherein some funds witnessed tremendous asset accumulation driven by growing investor confidence. Read more…


Japanese Stocks Are In Play: Should You Follow With ETFs?

April 8th, 2013

japanese GDP growthETF Base: The Bank of Japan is engaged in the most aggressive quantitative easing in the world (here’s what happened previously to ETFs that went wild following US QE Announcements). If you thought Ben Bernanke’s asset purchases were something, you’ll see the Bank of Japan as a lunatic. Read more…


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