We mentioned this in our morning roundup, but we just wanted to highlight it.
The Nikkei had a MONSTER night last night.
The major Japanese index was up 2.36%, and is now at the highest level since last year’s March 11 earthquake.
And if you look at the year to date picture, the Nikkei (orange line) is easily beating the S&P 500 (green line).
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