Japan's Nikkei-225 Stock Average
Last 12 months
Bottom Line: Japan's Nikkei-225 appears to be breaking out tonight after a 3-week consolidation. The Index will likely break through its recent highs of 12,195 set in April. The Nikkei has returned 27.4% over the last 12 months versus the S&P 500's gain of 16.0%.