A two-decade bear market has left many high-quality Japanese companies trading at attractive prices, says Tim Price.
A frightening number of people cling on to their delusional beliefs, says Merryn Somerset Webb. But keeping faith with Japanese stocks isn’t one of them.
Japan’s benchmark index, the Nikkei 225, has hit a peak last seen in April 2000.
Japan’s stockmarket has been the best-performing major market so far this year. And there’s plenty more to come yet, says John Stepek.
Japan’s main stockmarket index, the Nikkei 225, has jumped above 18,700, its highest level since 2000.
Is this the year to buy biotech? Should we be investing in Europe and Japan rather than the US? And how much should a predicted rise in UK interest rates be factored into all of this? MoneyWeek’s team of experts give their opinions on the year ahead.
Voters have given Shinzo Abe the go-ahead to carry on with his plan to revitalise Japan. It may not work, but investors can certainly make a lot of money along the way. John Stepek explains how.
The FTSE 100 opened higher this morning, despite headwinds from Japan and Europe.
Japanese stocks remain a good bet despite the unexpected contraction in the country’s growth.
Japan may be officially in recession. But its prime minister and central bank really will do ‘whatever it takes’ to get its economy back on track. John Stepek explains.