Meaning of “Nikkei stock average” in the English Dictionary


"Nikkei stock average" in Business English

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Nikkei stock averagenoun

uk us also Nikkei average, also Nikkei 225 STOCK MARKET

a measure of the price of shares in the 225 most important Japanese companies:

Japan's benchmark Nikkei stock average jumped 3.7% on Friday.

(Definition of “Nikkei stock average” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)