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Name: Japan Nikkei 225

Description: The Japanese 225 index is one of Asia’s largest stock indices and contains many world-class companies. By investing in this index you gain exposure to global firms like Toyota, Fast Retailing (Uniqlo) or SoftBank, alongside many desirable manufacturers. At the end of 2023, the index’s average dividend yield nears 1.96 per cent.


Long-term bullish; rallies to the top of the range to reassert the cyclical uptrend


  • Exposure to major Japanese firms
  • Asian focussed
  • Good price growth


  • Falling Yen
  • Low dividend yields
  • Below 1989 peak
  • Outlook

Nikkei Price Chart

Nikkei Relative Performance

IndexPrice1M % Change6 M % Change1 Y% ChangeYTD % ChangeOur Rating
DJIA (US30)36,245.506.306.449.389.38
S&P 5004,594.635.244.6920.1520.15
FTSE 1007,529.351.50-0.78-0.33-0.33
CAC 407,346.154.740.4411.4011.40
DAX 4016,397.528.331.2116.5516.55
Euro Stoxx4,418.516.251.2914.5914.59
Nikkei 22533,431.513.590.1330.0030.00
Hang Seng16,830.30-4.75-14.16-16.46-16.46

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