Nuveen Tradewinds Japan Fund
Subdued Inflation in Japan: A Case for More Stimulus?
Inflation in Japan, as measured by the consumer price index, rose just 0.2% in July from a year ago. The Bank of Japan has a target of 2% for inflation in Japan.
Introducing the Nuveen Tradewinds Japan Fund – A
the Nuveen Tradewinds Japan Fund – A (NTJAX) had 52 holdings as of August 2015. As a percentage of total assets, its top holding is NTT DoCoMo (DCM) with an exposure of 3.3%.
Stock Selection Saves the Nuveen Tradewinds Japan Fund – A
The Nuveen Tradewinds Japan Fund – A (NTJAX) fell 4.4% in August from a month ago. In the three-month period ended August 31, it fell 2.1%, the third least faller.
Japan’s 2Q15 Capital Spending Slows but Profits Skyrocket
A release by Japan’s finance ministry showed that capital spending in Japan rose by 5.6% in 2Q15 from the same period a year ago.
Surprise! Bank of Japan Pushed the Key Interest Rate below Zero
In a move that surprised markets, on January 29, the Bank of Japan pushed the key interest rate into negative territory at -0.1%.