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The Nikkei 225 Average is now one bad day away from bear market territory at its recent rate of decline. The Topix, meanwhile, is a couple of such days away from that level. That difference is meaningful.Report Typo/Error
- Nikkei 225, Japan19,196.74-55.13(-0.29%)
- iShares MSCI Japan ETF$51.86-0.25(-0.48%)
- WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund$51.07-0.15(-0.29%)
- ProShares UltraShort MSCI Japan$36.50+0.01(+0.03%)
- iShares MSCI All Country Asia ex Japan ETF$64.21-0.03(-0.05%)
- ProShares Ultra MSCI Japan$97.56-0.80(-0.81%)
- WisdomTree Japan Smallcap Dividend Fund$67.75-0.09(-0.13%)
- Updated April 28 9:44 AM -4GMT. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.