Topic: Nikkei 225 Index
Stock prices are up in Asia and Europe. Futures point to a rise in US stock prices at the open.
03/21/2011 09:02 am
The Nikkei rose nearly 6 percent on Wednesday after two days of sharp drops, but today's gains could be short-lived if the Japan nuclear crisis worsens.
03/16/2011 12:13 pm
Stocks fall in US with Dow and S&P 500 dropping about half a percentage point. But drop in stock prices bigger in Europe and much larger in Japan.
03/14/2011 07:07 pm
Stock market falls with Dow dropping more than 100 points in wake of concerns about Japan earthquake. Stock prices in Japan fall more than 6 percent.
03/14/2011 01:40 pm
Stock prices on global index fall in the wake of concerns about Japan's economy. Japan's stock prices on the TOPIX index plunge 7.5 percent.
03/14/2011 08:49 am
At least a dozen nuclear power plants have shut down across the country and millions of buildings around Tokyo were left without power from the Japan earthquake.
03/11/2011 11:36 am
Japan earthquake sends ripple through Asia and Europe. US futures point to lower open in the United States.
03/11/2011 09:34 am
Some financial experts say now is the time to buy and hold Japanese stocks.
03/09/2011 09:07 am
Oil prices fell from their highs on prospects of higher OPEC production. After flirting with $120 a barrel in London, oil prices declined to nearly $114.
03/08/2011 08:07 am
Stock market news is downbeat as traders, investors worldwide worry about rising oil prices, slowing growth.
03/07/2011 07:07 am