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How the Dow's 2014 Plunge Has Hit Global Stocks

The Dow is regaining some ground today, but its 1,100-point drop so far in 2014 is having worldwide impacts. Find out which stocks are getting hit the hardest.

The 3 Biggest Threats to Japan's Economy in 2014

Japan's economy hit the accelerator in 2013 as the Nikkei and top stocks like Toyota soared to huge gains. Will looming challenges jeopardize an encore performance in 2014?

The 2 Best Markets of 2013 and 1 to Watch in 2014

2013 was a strong year for many stock markets, but will 2014 be even better?

The Beginning of the Longest Bear Market in Modern History

Japanese investors have suffered a generation of sliding stocks since the Nikkei's huge bubble popped in 1989.

The Nikkei's Climb Continues As Sony Changes Its Game

Sony's PS4 booms in its first week after launch, while Panasonic looks to shake up its lackluster electronics business. Can the Nikkei and Japanese stocks keep impressing investors?

Even Bad News Can't Shake the Nikkei's Record Run

Despite a slowdown in Japan's economic growth for the third quarter, the Nikkei keeps right along humming with a huge gain this week.

2 World Markets to Watch and 1 to Avoid in 2014

The Nikkei has surged in 2013, while Hong Kong's Hang Seng has flopped. Which stock indexes and big markets will delight investors next year?

The Nikkei Accelerates as Toyota Shifts Gears in China

Japanese automakers throw out poor performance in China since last year as September brings strong gains for Honda, Nissan, and Toyota

The Nikkei Gains Behind Japan's Inflation Drive

Japanese stocks continue to gain on the year, but make sure you can pick great businesses from deceptive risers

How Japan's International Push Has Driven the Nikkei's Run

China's still important to many Japanese firms, but more and more other, less-heralded economies have become emerging market priorities
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