Current Forecast of Nikkei 225
Units: Nikkei Stock Price Index, Average of Month. Not Seasonally Adjusted.
Solid Line = Actual Values. Dashed Line = Predicted Values.
Forecast Values for Nikkei 225
How This Forecast is Produced
The forecast of the indicator above is produced using Multichannel Singular Spectrum Analysis, or MSSA.
The forecast is made by using MSSA to decompose the time series into a trend component and many cyclical components. The decomposed components of the time series are then projected forward in time.
The Nikkei 225 Stock Index
The Nikkei 225, or Nikkei, is a Japanese based stock market index. The Nikkei is a price weighted index of 225 of the largest companies traded on the Tokyo Stock Exchange. This index includes the stock prices of such well known companies as Toyota, Honda, Sony, and Yamaha.
If you are interested in more detail, please see this discussion of the Nikkei 225 stock index.