NIKKEI 225 (NKY) Up $80.12 Over Past 4 Hours, Entered Today Up 0.88%; in an Uptrend Over Past 30 Days

NIKKEI 225 4 Hour Price Update

Updated September 11, 2020 03:15 PM GMT (11:15 AM EST)

NIKKEI 225 came into the current 4 hour candle up 0.34% (80.12) from the open of the previous 4 hours, marking the 5th consecutive candle an increase has occurred. Relative to other instruments in the equity indices asset class, NIKKEI 225 ranked 3rd since the previous 4 hours in terms of percentage price change.

NIKKEI 225 Daily Price Recap

NIKKEI 225 entered today at 23235.47, up 0.88% ($202.93) from the day prior. Relative to other instruments in the equity indices asset class, NIKKEI 225 ranked 2nd since the day prior in terms of percentage price change. Here is a daily price chart of NIKKEI 225.

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NIKKEI 225 Technical Analysis

Moving average crossovers are always interesting, so let’s start there: NIKKEI 225 crossed above its 20 day moving average yesterday. Volatility for NIKKEI 225 has been contracting over the past two weeks relative to volatility over the past month. Whether volatility reverts will be something to watch. Trend traders will want to observe that the strongest trend appears on the 90 day horizon; over that time period, price has been moving up. Or to view things another way, note that out of the past 30 days NIKKEI 225’s price has gone up 15 them.

Overheard on Twitter

For laughs, fights, or genuinely useful information, let’s see what the most popular tweets pertaining to NIKKEI 225 for the past day were:

  • From Newsquawk:

    Asia equity markets begin lacklustre after the weak lead from Wall St due to resumed selling in tech and energy, while higher US jobless claims data and Senate failure to pass the skinny stimulus bill added to the downbeat mood; ASX 200 (-0.7%), Nikkei 225 (-0.1%), KOSPI (-0.3%)