Analyst: Japan Is Incredibly Overbought Right Now (EWJ)

The Japanese stock market is extremely overbought at current levels, according to one prominent Wall Street analyst, and a major downturn could be coming soon.
NYSE:EWJ November 14, 2017 9:25am

Are Japanese Stocks Presenting A Topping Pattern At A Critical Price Point? (EWJ)

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From Chris Kimble: The Nikkei 225 now finds itself at its halfway point of the 20-year crash, based up 1989 highs and 2009 lows.
NYSE:EWJ November 13, 2017 10:54am

Japanese ETFs Proving Popular As Japan’s Market Hits New Highs (EWJ)

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Everything seems to be humming along in Japan, as we see the benchmark ETF there EWJ (iShares MSCI Japan, Expense Ratio 0.48%) rallying more than 20% just year-to-date and trading at yet another 52-week high yesterday.
NYSE:EWJ November 1, 2017 10:58am

How To Play Japan’s Red-Hot Stock Market With ETFs (EWJ)

From Tony Sagami: Wow! Martin Weiss and Sean Brodrick were right on!

Why Abe’s Victory Could Help Lift Japanese Stocks (EWJ)

From Franklin Templeton Investments: Shinzo Abe's coalition victory in the October 22 snap election helps pave the way for his fourth term as Japanese prime minister. Here, Templeton Global Equity Group's Cindy Sweeting and Alan Chua give their take on what Abe's pro-growth policies could mean for Japan's investment landscape.
NYSE:EWJ October 24, 2017 6:20am

Is Japan’s Debt Spiraling Out Of Control? (EWJ)

From Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D.: I first lived in Japan back in 1979. The economy was five times larger than China's. Its population was young and vibrant. Its government debt was less than 50% of GDP.
NYSE:EWJ October 23, 2017 11:52am

Japanese Nikkei Turns Weakness Into Strength (EWJ)

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From Dana Lyons: A long-time line of resistance has turned to solid support for Japanese stocks.
NYSE:EWJ October 18, 2017 5:44am

Japan ETFs In Focus As Nikkei 225 Attempts 24-Year Breakout (EWJ)

From Chris Kimble: The Nikkei Index has found a certain price level very tough to break free from for the past 24-years. Below looks at the Nikkei index on a monthly basis for the past 30-years.
NYSE:EWJ October 11, 2017 9:43am

Japan A Better Bet Than Emerging Markets Right Now? (EWJ)

From BlackRock: Russ Koesterich discusses the reasons why Japan's equity market may outperform emerging markets.
NYSE:EWJ September 28, 2017 8:45am

The Bank Of Japan Absolutely Dominates Domestic ETF Purchases (EWJ)

From Tyler Durden: While ECB President Mario Draghi faces his own German-bond-market constraints in his hubristic bond-buying-bonanza, cornering him to taper sooner than later; the Bank of Japan appears to have thrown every textbook out of the window and cranked their plunge-protection to '11', as Bloomberg reports, The Bank of Japan now holds 75% of the nation's ETFs.
NYSE:EWJ September 12, 2017 6:08am

Japan’s Latest GDP Data Shows Strong Growth (EWJ)

From WisdomTree: The gross domestic product (GDP) report for April through June suggests that the Japanese economy has entered into a sweet spot, with growth accelerating and broadening into all components of domestic demand.
NYSE:EWJ August 16, 2017 6:59am

BlackRock: Japanese Stocks Have Strong Tailwinds (EWJ)

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From BlackRock: Richard Turnill spells out why we like Japanese equities.
NYSE:EWJ July 25, 2017 10:40am

The Bank Of Japan Is Telling Us To Buy Japanese Stocks (EWJ)

From WisdomTree: At WisdomTree, we track a very interesting weekly statistic reported by Japan's Ministry of Finance (MOF)--the net flows from foreign investors into Japan's equity market.1
NYSE:EWJ July 24, 2017 10:13am

Investors Head To The Exits On Popular Japanese Funds (EWJ)

We have seen a swell in trading volume and some liquidation in the largest "Japan Equity" tracking ETF in the marketplace recently, EWJ (iShares MSCI Japan, Expense Ratio 0.48%, $17.2 billion in AUM).
NYSE:EWJ July 13, 2017 12:02pm

Japan’s Liberal Democratic Party Suffers “Historic Defeat” (EWJ)

From Tyler Durden: On Sunday Japanese PM Shinzo Abe’s Liberal Democratic Party suffered what Reuters called a "historic defeat" in the Tokyo assembly election, and "plunged into a crisis" after losing to an upstart outfit in an vote that is seen as a harbinger for Japan's national elections, and signaling trouble ahead for the premier who has suffered from slumping support after a series of political scandals.
NYSE:EWJ July 3, 2017 6:18am

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