On your way home from work, the stock market across the ocean hears its opening bell.
Among the developed economies, Japan is one of the first stock exchange market that opens to start off the day. Tokyo Stock Exchange opens at 9 AM in Japan, which would be 5 PM in U.S. Pacific Time or 8 PM in Eastern Time of the previous day.
Trading in the U.S. stock market happens mostly during the daytime when many people are working. The markets in Japan, on the other hand, reaches its peak during the time when people in the U.S. have the most free time after work.
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