Japan

  1. Deflation and Debt: Is the United States the ...

    Discover how mainstream macroeconomics has failed Japan and why the United States ...
  2. How the Bank of Japan Now Owns 90% of the Top ...

    Discover how the Bank of Japan ended up as a top 10 shareholder in 200 of the 225 ...
  3. Japan's Case Study: Diminished Effects on QE

    Examine more than 25 years of Japanese expansionary policy, both fiscal and monetary, ...
  4. Seriously, What is Helicopter Money?

    Helicopter money is making waves amid zero and negative interest rates prevailing ...
  5. An Underappreciated Trend Supporting European ...

    This week’s chart focuses on an underappreciated trend that supports the case for ...
  6. Can Japanese Stocks Rise Again?

    This week’s chart shows how Japanese companies’ inflation expectations have been ...
  1. How the Bank of Japan Now Owns 90% of the Top ...

    Discover how the Bank of Japan ended up as a top 10 shareholder in 200 of the 225 ...
  2. Why Investors are Bailing on Japanese Stocks

    Foreign investors have pulled out of Japanese equities to the tune of $46 billion ...
  3. How to Go Long or Short Japan via ETFs (EWJ,DX)

    These ETFs offer ways to go long or short Japan.
  4. Many International Market ETFs Still Look Weak

    Japanese, European and Chinese markets still look weak. Here's what you need to know ...
  5. Downtrends in Japan, Brazil and Taiwan Are Set ...

    Nearby trendlines suggest that stocks in Japan, Brazil and Taiwan are headed lower ...
  6. Global Markets Slide as G20 Disappoints

    Global markets are reversing two weeks of gains Monday morning, following the G2 ...
  1. Is Japan an emerging market economy?

    Discover whether Japan is an emerging market economy. Emerging markets have high levels of risk and reward due to their growth ...
  2. What kinds of financial instruments are designated as “Securities” by Cabinet Order?

    Learn how the Japanese Financial Services Agency, or FSA, defines securities for Japanese stock markets and how the Cabinet ...
  3. What developed countries have the greatest exposure to the automotive sector?

    Learn about the developed countries that have the greatest exposure to the automotive sector, Germany and Japan, which have ...
  4. What are the most common market indicators to follow the Japanese stock market and ...

    Learn the most common market and economic indicators used by market analysts to follow the Japanese stock market and Japanese ...
Hot Definitions
  1. Demand Curve

    The demand curve is a graphical representation of the relationship between the price of a good or service and the quantity ...
  2. Goldilocks Economy

    An economy that is not so hot that it causes inflation, and not so cold that it causes a recession. This term is used to ...
  3. White Squire

    Very similar to a "white knight", but instead of purchasing a majority interest, the squire purchases a lesser interest in ...
  4. MACD Technical Indicator

    Moving Average Convergence Divergence (or MACD) is a trend-following momentum indicator that shows the relationship between ...
  5. Over-The-Counter - OTC

    Over-The-Counter (or OTC) is a security traded in some context other than on a formal exchange such as the NYSE, TSX, AMEX, ...
  6. Quarter - Q1, Q2, Q3, Q4

    A three-month period on a financial calendar that acts as a basis for the reporting of earnings and the paying of dividends.
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