After decades of lackluster growth, Japan has had enough. Enter Shinzo Abe. The Japanese prime minister has set the market on fire with infrastructure spending and quantitative easing. The Nikkei is up 70% in the past six months. But is now the time to buy in Japan?

In the following video, Fool markets analyst Mike Klesta talks with Fool contributor Dan Caplinger about ways to invest in Japan and whether the market there has room to run.

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The article The Nikkei Is Soaring. Is Now the Time to Buy In? originally appeared on Fool.com.

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