Japan, Australian Indexes Reach Fresh One-Year Highs

From Focus on Funds
December 27, 2012 - 8:51am

Bulls were on the rise on the other side of the Pacific overnight. Japan’s Nikkei Stock Average rose 0.9%, hitting the highest since March 10, 2011 — that was the day before the country’s devastating earthquake and tsunami. The iShares MSCI Japan Index Fund (EWJ) is down by a small fraction in heavy premarket trading Thursday morning [...]

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