One of the few big opportunities in global markets is Japan’s small-cap value sector. And now there is finally a fund that focuses directly on this niche, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
The Nikkei 225 index has jumped by around a third in the past six months. Expect more to come.
Japan’s Nikkei 225 index is at a 15-year high. But there’s more to come, says John Stepek. Here, he outlines three good reasons to invest in Japan.
Blue-chips can no longer be relied upon for dividend growth. Merryn Somerset Webb reveals where income investors should look instead.
China is looking a lot like Japan did in the 1970s. Now could be a great time to get in at the start of a brilliant bull market.
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.