There's a lot of bad news out of Japan, the latest being a plunge in exports to China thanks to...

|By:, SA News Editor

There's a lot of bad news out of Japan, the latest being a plunge in exports to China thanks to tensions over the islands dispute, but the Nikkei quietly continues to rally. After opening sharply lower last night following Friday's big decline in the U.S., the Nikkei managed to eke out a 0.1% gain, and is now +5.9% over the past few sessions. EWJ +1.2% premarket.