What Factors Influence the Nikkei 225?

The Nikkei index is a key barometer of the Japanese economy, and consists of 225 Japanese companies. Also known as the“Japan 225”, it is the main index of the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE). The Nikkei, like the Dow Jones 30, is a price-weighted index, calculated according to the value of its components. Most main indices are calculated […]