Japan has been viewed by many investors, as one of the most unfavorable markets for at least 20 years. Ever since the 1980's crash and resulting crippling deflation, stocks in the nation remained stuck in neutral and Japan's economic condition deteriorated. However, the situation in the former Asian superstar could be changing for the better.

All About The Strong Yen
CurrencyShares Japanese Yen Trust (ARCA:
FXY
Sharp (OTCBB:
Canon (NYSE:
CAJ
Betting On Japan’s Rise
WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity (ARCA:
DXJ
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial (NYSE:
MTU
Takeda Pharmaceuticals (OTCBB:
MSCI Japan Hedged Equities ETF (ARCA:
iShares MSCI Japan Index (ARCA:
EWJ
SPDR Russell/Nomura PRIME Japan (ARCA:
JPP
iShares MSCI Japan Small Cap Index (ARCA:
SCJ
WisdomTree Japan SmallCap Dividend ETF (ARCA:
DFJ
The Bottom Line
MAXIS Nikkei 225 Index ETF (ARCA:
NKY
At the time of writing, Aaron Levitt did not own shares in any of the companies or funds mentioned in this article.