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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But shares sank again in the afternoon and futures trading by short-term players created volatility throughout the day, with the Nikkei Stock Average moving in a 301 point range, the largest since March 17, 2011.
At 9:15 a.m., the 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average was up 176.20 points, or 1.22 percent, from Wednesday at 14,643.34, after climbing to as high as 14,664.22, the highest intraday level since Sept.
The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average tumbled 314.23 points, or 2.17 percent, from Tuesday to 14,170.49, the lowest mark since Sept.
The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average closed up 28.92 points, or 0.20 percent, from Monday at 14,484.72.
At 9:15 a.m., the 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average was up 3.12 points, or 0.02 percent, from Friday at 14,027.43.
At 9:15 a.m., the 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average dipped 23.58 points, or 0.16 percent, from Thursday to 14,775.54.