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Nikkei 225 (日経平均株価, 日経225) is a stock market index for the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE). A stock market index is a listing of stocks, and a statistic reflecting the composite value of its components. ... The main trading room of the Tokyo Stock Exchange, where nowadays the trading is done by computers The Stock Exchange occupies a narrow site in Tokyos securities district The Tokyo Stock Exchange (abbreviated TSE) is a stock exchange market located in Tokyo, Japan. ...

The Nikkei average is the most watched index of Asian stocks. It has been calculated daily by the Nihon Keizai Shimbun newspaper since 1971. It is a price-weighted average (the unit is Yen), and the components are reviewed once a year. World map showing location of Asia Asia is the central and eastern part of the continent of Eurasia, defined by subtracting the European peninsula from Eurasia. ... Nihon Keizai Shimbun (日本経済新聞) is a leading financial newspaper in Japan. ... 1971 is a common year starting on Friday (click for link to calendar). ... A 1,000 yen note, featuring the portrait of Natsume Soseki. ...

The Nikkei average hit its all-time high on December 29, 1989 when it reached an intra-day high of 38,957.44 before closing at 38,915.87. December 29 is the 363rd day of the year (364th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 2 days remaining. ... 1989 is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Another major index for the (TSE) is the Topix. Topix, along with Nikkei 225, is a major index for the Tokyo stock exchange in Japan, tracking 1645 companies. ...

As of January 2003, the Nikkei 225 consists of the following companies: 2003 is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar, and also: The International Year of Freshwater The European Disability Year Events January events January 1 Luíz Inácio Lula Da Silva becomes the 37th President of Brazil. ...

  • Advantest Corporation
  • AEON CO., LTD.
  • Ajinomoto Co., Inc.
  • All Nippon Airways Co., Ltd.
  • Asahi Breweries, Ltd.
  • Asahi Glass Company, Limited
  • Asahi Kasei Corporation
  • The Bank of Yokohama, Ltd.
  • Bridgestone Corporation
  • Canon Inc.
  • The Chiba Bank, Ltd.
  • Chiyoda Corporation
  • Chubu Electric Power Company, Incorporated
  • Citizen Watch Co., Ltd.
  • Clarion Co., Ltd.
  • Credit Saison Co., Ltd.
  • CSK Corporation
  • Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.
  • Daiichi Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
  • Daikin Industries, Ltd.
  • Dainippon Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
  • Daiwa House Industry Co., Ltd.
  • Daiwa Securities Group Inc.
  • Denki Kagaku Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
  • East Japan Railway Company
  • Ebara Corporation
  • Eisai Co., Ltd.
  • Fanuc Ltd.
  • Fuji Electric Co., Ltd.
  • Fuji Heavy Industries, Ltd.
  • Fuji Photo Film Co., Ltd.
  • Fujikura Ltd.
  • Fujisawa Pharmaceutical Company Limited
  • Fujitsu Limited
  • Furukawa Co., Ltd.
  • The Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd.
  • Hazama Corporation
  • Heiwa Real Estate Co., Ltd.
  • Hino Motors, Ltd.
  • Hitachi, Ltd.
  • Hitachi Zosen Corporation
  • Hokuetsu Paper Mills, Ltd.
  • Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
  • Isetan Co., Ltd.
  • Ishikawajima-Harima Heavy Industries Co., Ltd.
  • Isuzu Motors Limited
  • ITOCHU Corporation
  • Ito-Yokado Co., Ltd.
  • Japan Airlines System Corporation
  • The Japan Steel Works, Ltd.
  • Japan Tobacco Inc.
  • JFE Holdings, Inc.
  • Kajima Corporation
  • Kanebo, Ltd.
  • The Kansai Electric Power Company, Incorporated
  • Kao Corporation
  • Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd.
  • Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd.
  • KDDI Corporation
  • Keio Electric Railway Co., Ltd.
  • Keisei Electric Railway Co., Ltd.
  • Kikkoman Corporation
  • Kirin Brewery Company, Limited
  • Kobe Steel, Ltd.
  • Komatsu Ltd.
  • Konica Corporation
  • Koyo Seiko Co., Ltd.
  • Kubota Corporation
  • Kumagai Gumi Co., Ltd.
  • Kuraray Co., Ltd.
  • Kyocera Corporation
  • Kyowa Hakko Kogyo Co., Ltd.
  • Marubeni Corporation
  • Marui Co., Ltd.
  • Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd.
  • Matsushita Electric Works, Ltd.
  • Mazda Motor Corporation
  • Meidensha Corporation
  • Meiji Dairies Corporation
  • Meiji Seika Kaisha, Ltd.
  • Mercian Corporation
  • Millea Holdings
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
  • Mitsubishi Corporation
  • Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
  • Mitsubishi Estate Company, Limited
  • Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.
  • Mitsubishi Logistics Corporation
  • Mitsubishi Materials Corporation
  • Mitsubishi Motors Corporation
  • Mitsubishi Paper Mills Limited
  • Mitsubishi Rayon Company, Limited
  • Mitsubishi Tokyo Financial Group, Inc.
  • Mitsui & Co., Ltd.
  • Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd.
  • Mitsui Fudosan Co., Ltd.
  • Mitsui Mining & Smelting Co., Ltd.
  • Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd.
  • Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Co., Ltd.
  • Mitsui Trust Holdings, Inc.
  • Mitsukoshi, Ltd.
  • Mizuho Asset Trust & Banking Co.
  • Morinaga & Co., Ltd.
  • Nachi-Fujikoshi Corp.
  • NEC Corporation

Ajinomoto Ajinomoto Co. ... ANA Boeing 747-481 All Nippon Airways (全日空 ZennikkÅ« or 全日本空輸 Zen-nippon kÅ«yu) (TYO: 9202) is an airline headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. ... Asahi Breweries is a large brewery and soft drink company based in Tokyo and Fukuoka, Japan. ... The Bridgestone Tire Company (株式会社ブリヂストン) was founded in 1931 by Shojiro Ishibashi (石橋 正二郎 Ishibashi Shōjirō) in the city of Kurume, Japan. ... Categories: Stub | Companies of Japan | Photography companies | Companies traded on the Tokyo Stock Exchange ... CASIO Calculator Casio, Inc. ... Chiba Bank, Ltd. ... Daikin Industries is a mayor Japan-based manufacturer of air conditioning systems. ... Yamanote Line, Tokyo JR Yamanote Line train in Tokyo, Japan Above Yurakucho in Tokyo East Japan Railway Company (東日本旅客鉄道 Higashi-Nihon Ryokyaku Tetsudo or JR東日本; JR Higashi-Nihon) is a Japanese private railroad company, one of the seven JR companies. ... A descendant of the Nakajima Aircraft Company (est. ... Fujitsu is a Japanese company specializing in semiconductors, computers (supercomputers, personal computers, servers), telecommunications, and services, and is headquartered in Tokyo. ... Hitachi (Japanese: 日立製作所) is a manufacturer based in Ochanomizu, Tokyo, Japan. ... Honda Motor Co. ... Isuzu Jidōsha Kabushiki Kaisha (Isuzu Motors Ltd. ... Itochu (OTC:ITOCY)formerly C.ITOCHU is a japanese general trading (sogo shosha)concern based in Osaka, Japan, ITOCHU (In Kanji: 伊藤忠) was founded in 1958 by Chubei Ito. ... Japan Tobacco Inc. ... Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. ... The Kikkoman Corporation (キッコーマン Kikkōman) is an international company based in Japan. ... Kirin Brewery Company, Ltd. ... Toshi Kubota - Japanese singer Kubota Corporation Kubota (Sake) is a Japanese sake. ... Marubeni Corporation (丸紅株式会社) is a Japanese trading company. ... Logo for the Panasonic brand Matsushita Electric Industrial Co. ... Mazda Millenia luxury sedan. ... The Mitsubishi Corporation (MC, 三菱商事) is Japans largest trading company (sogo shosha). ... Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd (三菱重工業: MHI) is a Japanese company. ... Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (in Japanese: 三菱自動車工業, in romaji Mitsubishi Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha) is a Japanese automobile company, manufacturing an extensive range of cars and trucks (see Fuso). ... Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Co. ... NEC Corporation is a multi-national information technologies company headquartered in Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan. ... Nikon redirects here; there is also a leader of the Russian Orthodox Church named Patriarch Nikon. ... The Nippon Oil Corporation (NOC, ENEOS) is a Japanese company. ... The Nippon Steel Corporation, formed in 1970, is one of the worlds major steel producing companies. ... Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (日本電信電話 Nippon Denshin Denwa) is a telephone company that dominates the telecommunication market in Japan. ... Nissan Motor Co. ... Nomura Holdings, Inc. ... Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (日本電信電話 Nippon Denshin Denwa) is a telephone company that dominates the telecommunication market in Japan. ... NTT DoCoMo, Inc. ... Ōbayashi Corporation (大林組 Ōbayashi-gumi) is a major Japanese construction company. ... The Odakyu Electric Railway (小田急電鉄 Odakyu Dentetsu) is a major private railway company in Tokyo, Japan, best known for its express trains from Tokyo to Odawara,Enoshima, and Hakone. ... This article needs to be wikified. ... This article refers to a Japanese camera maker. ... Pioneer Corporation is a world leader in digital entertainment products, based in Tokyo, Japan. ... Resona (りそな) is the fifth-largest banking group in Japan. ... Categories: Stub | Companies traded on the Tokyo Stock Exchange ... SANYO Electric Co. ... Sharp Corporation (シャープ株式会社 Shāpu Kabushiki Gaisha) is a Japan-based electronics manufacturer, founded in 1912. ... Sony Corporation (Japanese katakana: ソニー) (TYO: 6758), (NYSE: SNE) is a global consumer electronics corporation based in Tokyo, Japan. ... Sumitomo Corporation (住友商事) is a diversified corporation based in Tokyo, Japan. ... This article needs to be wikified. ... Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (三井住友フィナンシャルグループ) (SMFG) is a financial group, the third largest bank in Japan. ... Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (三井住友フィナンシャルグループ) (SMFG) is a financial group, the third largest bank in Japan. ... 2002 Suzuki FXR150 Suzuki Motor Corporation is a Japanese manufacturing company producing a range of small automobiles (especially Keicars), a full range of motorcycles, outboard motors, and a variety of other small combustion-powered engine products. ... Namba Station and Takashimaya Osaka Department Store Takashimaya Co. ... This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... TDK is a company that manufactures electronic materials, electronic components, and recording and data-storage media. ... 1. ... Tobu Railway (東武鉄道) is a commuter railway company in the Greater Tokyo Area of Japan as well as an intercity and regional operator. ... Toei can refer to: Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation Toei Animation This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Tokyo Electric Power (東京電力; Tōkyō denryōku) is a company that supplies power to Tokyo and its surronding area. ... The Tokyo Kyuko Electric Railway (東京急行電鉄 Tōkyō Kyūkō Dentetsu), better known as Tokyu(東急), is a major private railway operator in the Greater Tokyo Area of Japan. ... Tōshiba (東芝) is a high technology electrical and electronics manufacturing firm, headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. ... The Tosoh Corporation is a multinational company, based in Japan. ... Toto has several meanings: Toto was the name of Dorothy Gales dog in The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, played in the movie by Terry, a Cairn Terrier whose name was later changed to Toto. Totò was an Italian actor. ... Toyota redirects here. ... Trend Micro is a company that develops software to protect against computer viruses. ... UFJ Holdings (UFJ) is a financial group, the weakest among the four major banking groups in Japan. ... West Japan Railway Company (西日本旅客鉄道株式会社 Nishi Nihon Ryokaku Tetsudô Kabushiki Gaisha), commonly known as JR-West (JR西日本 JR Nishi Nihon), is one of JR companies in Japan that covers western Honshu. ... The Yamaha Corporation (ヤマハ株式会社) is a Japanese company with a large number of product areas. ... Yuasa offers a wide range of lead acid automobile and motorcycle batteries that meet internationally accepted standards of quality and safety. ...

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Nikkei Net Interactive - Help Center (2557 words)
Since the Nikkei Stock Average is expected to represent the performance of stocks on the first section -- and by extension the market in general -- the mix of components has been rebalanced from time to time to assure that all issues in the index are both highly liquid and representative of Japan's industrial structure.
Stocks are moved to Kanri Post for a variety of reasons, including likely delisting or during a temporary period of investigation and monitoring.In such cases, the decision to delete a stock from the average will depend on circumstances particular to the issue in question.
The Nikkei Stock Average is the average price of 225 stocks traded on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange, but it is different from a simple average in that the divisor is adjusted to maintain continuity and reduce the effect of external factors not directly related to the market.
MSN Encarta - Search Results - Nikkei Stock Average (201 words)
Nikkei Stock Average, leading index of share prices on the Tokyo Stock Exchange that was first published as the Nikkei-Dow Jones Average in 1949.
For a long time only the wealthy were likely to own stocks.
Dow Jones Averages, group of daily and weekly indexes of selected stock and bond prices.
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