Nikkei Stock Average


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Nikkei Stock Average

(ˈnɪkeɪ)
n
(Stock Exchange) an index of prices on the Tokyo Stock Exchange
[C20: from Nik(on) Kei(zai Shimbun), a Japanese newspaper group]
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Tokyo, April 2 (BNA) - Tokyo stocks ended lower Tuesday, with the Nikkei Stock Average sliding 131.
The 225-share Nikkei Stock Average is Japan's most widely followed stock market index, composed of leading companies listed on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
The Nikkei 500 Stock Average (Nikkei 500) is calculated using the Dow Method, like the Nikkei Stock Average.