Mizuho Financial Group Inc. (MFG)

3.05
0.05 1.67
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 3.00
Open 3.03
Day Low/High 3.02 / 3.05
52 Wk Low/High 2.66 / 3.50
Volume 217.91K
Avg Volume 643.50K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 12.70B
Market Cap 37.80B
EPS 0.10
Div & Yield 0.10 (3.41%)

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Intermediate Trade: iShares MSCI Japan ETF

Intermediate Trade: iShares MSCI Japan ETF

An EWJ bearishly biased, out-of-the-money vertical put spread.

In Hong Kong, Parking Your Car Costs You the Price of Many U.S. Homes

In Hong Kong, Parking Your Car Costs You the Price of Many U.S. Homes

Car-park spaces reflect the rising income inequality in Hong Kong. A spot to cool your four wheels costs as much as an average home in Chicago.

Japanese Banks, Macanese Ex-Gangster Developing Asian Digital Currencies

Japanese Banks, Macanese Ex-Gangster Developing Asian Digital Currencies

Which one would you rather trust with your money?

Japanese Government Looms in the Background for Tortured Toshiba Sale

Japanese Government Looms in the Background for Tortured Toshiba Sale

The sale of Toshiba's chip unit is a test case for Japanese corporate reform. The electronics maker faces pressure from its banks, investors and bidders, the Japanese government looking on.

Asia's Buffett 'Gets' Tech as He Transforms Softbank

Asia's Buffett 'Gets' Tech as He Transforms Softbank

The soft revolution at Softbank under founder Masayoshi Son is transforming a phone company into a private-equity technology giant.

Is Credibility-Challenged Toshiba Japan's Worst-Run Company?

Is Credibility-Challenged Toshiba Japan's Worst-Run Company?

It made up its profits for years and now faces billions in dollars of losses even as shareholders want to sue it for millions. That's just for starters.

Will Japan Inc. Start to Work for Shareholders?

Will Japan Inc. Start to Work for Shareholders?

Shareholders have long been an afterthought in corporate Japan, but a push for change could finally reduce the system of cross-holdings that dominate.

Toshiba's Troubles Highlight Badly Run 'Japan Inc.'

Toshiba's Troubles Highlight Badly Run 'Japan Inc.'

In the latest scandal to hit Big Business in Japan, Toshiba faces an accounting scandal and billion-dollar U.S. writedown that have tanked its stock and may cause its chairman resign.

Seven Japanese Stock Stars for 2017

Seven Japanese Stock Stars for 2017

The Japanese stock market enters the year on the back of a rally. With stock picking essential in 2017, Nomura identifies bullish industries and seven stocks to watch.

Sirius XM and Other Charts to Watch Today

Sirius XM and Other Charts to Watch Today

Here are some of today's technical charts to watch.

Mizuho Eyes the U.S. for Expansion, Launching New Bank Holding Co.

Mizuho Eyes the U.S. for Expansion, Launching New Bank Holding Co.

Mizuho Financial Group is trying to build up its U.S. business by launching a U.S. Bank Holding Company, known as Mizuho Americas, this Friday.

The Book of Boockvar

Like many market watchers, Peter Boockvar is confused this morning: "So let me get this straight: The Bank of Japan surprised markets on Jan. 29 by moving to a 0.1% negative interest rate on bank deposits and that completely backfires. The yen goes ...

Japanese Stocks Will Head Higher as Inflation Rises and Yen Falls

Japanese Stocks Will Head Higher as Inflation Rises and Yen Falls

'Abenomics' is working and inflation will spur the Japanese to invest for greater yield, offering bullish prospects for the Nikkei, said John Koudounis, CEO or Mizuho Securities USA.

Rising Sun, Falling Market

Amid talk of a bear market in Japan, these stocks look attractive.

The Search for Global Perfection

Foreign stocks are easier to find than ever, so why not go global?

The Technical Risks of USD-JPY

Symmetrical triangle breakouts trap many traders.

Trading Global Banks on Economic Recovery

Exercise caution as news and events create volatility in these stocks.

Take the Long View of Japan

Japanese stocks have gotten rattled recently but still aren't great bargains.

Macro Musings

It's time once again to pop my head up and look for any big-picture trends I may have missed -- and try to filter those trends down to investment ideas.

Stalking the Super-Cheap

This screen turned up a few old favorites and a new name for homework.

Value Stocks Take the Lead

Many of our value stocks have gone from unloved to market leaders.

Eating Better and Drinking Less Wine? Nah

My New Year's resolutions are all about investing and include remaining open-minded and practicing patience.