QUICK

REQUEST A TRIAL
Providing valuable Japanese financial information services
as a member of Nikkei, Japan's largest business media
Since its founding in 1971, QUICK has become Japan's largest financial information vendor, and has developed an information infrastructure that supports Japan’s securities and financial markets. It delivers high-value global market information from a fair and impartial perspective to a wide range of customers, from securities firms and financial institutions to institutional investors, corporations and individual investors. QUICK is a subsidiary of Nikkei, Japan's largest business media group.

Japan Markets View

“Who Is the Right Person for the Next Prime Minister? – QUICK Monthly Survey (Equity) In September 2021
Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga announced on September 3 that he would not s...
Sep 16, 2021
Checking Stocks by Dividend Forecast towards the End of September
QUICK's "Prediction of Dividend Forecast Revision" is an analysis tool tha...
Sep 14, 2021
Unicharm Stocks Strong, Reflecting the New Normal of Living with Cats
[Nikkei QUICK News] The stock price of Unicharm Corporation (8113) has been stea...
Sep 09, 2021
About QUICK Data Factory

QUICK Data Factory is an online marketplace listing data & service contents powered by QUICK as well as its business partners.
QUICK describes this marketplace as a “Selective Mall” focused on applications and data (hereinafter ”apps & data”).
This new service not just makes it easy to find and subscribe to Financial apps & data but it also allows you to sell apps & data via QUICK’s platform.

Recommendation

KDDI Location Data
(location-specific
movement data)

This data is statistically processed GPS location information permitted by users of "au", a major Japanese mobile carrier, in units of 10 meter minimum mesh, and is linked to a stock code.
For example, by using KDDI's small size mesh, it will be possible to visualize the operation status of employees in the factory and to estimate the factory's production activities. Ultimately, it will allow for more accurate and faster estimates of a company's performance.
view more
QUICK Forecast
QUICK Forecast is the earnings estimate for the fifth fiscal year of all listed Japanese companies (FY1 - FY5). Forecasts are calculated by statistically analyzing data such as financial ratios and macro indicators based on company forecasts.
- Comprehensive: Calculation of the five year forecast (FY1 - FY5) for all listed companies
- Quickness: Systematically and in a timely manner after the announcement of earnings results and earnings revisions
- Objectivity (elimination of arbitrariness): calculated automatically and regularly by a predetermined process
view more
Investor Sentiment Index
Investor Sentiment Index is a proprietary index utilizing questionnaire data collected by QUICK Monthly Surveys (Equity). The index is calculated based on the stance of funds’ domestic stocks allocation ratios answered by domestic institutional investors (fund managers).
The index value ranges between 0 and 100, and above 50 indicates that domestic institutional investors are “Bullish” in their investment stance, while below 50 indicates that they are “Bearish”.
view more
News analysis
News analysis provides tag data and positive/negative scores estimated from Japanese reliable news sources from Nikkei, NQN and QUICK. This service has achieved a highly accurate analysis by applying natural language processing technology of Nikkei Financial Technology Research Institute (Nikkei FTRI).
view more
QUICK Finer
Compass
(Bank-Specific
Financial Data)
This data service provides financial data of all Japanese banks including holdings companies, in addition to shinkin banks (credit union). The data sources are financial statements, annual reports and bank-specific disclosure publications.
The data includes approx 2000 items, covering general financial statements items as well as detailed items published only in disclosure publications. The data will update on the day of disclosure or within around one week.
view more
QUICK’s Themed
Investment Trust
QUICK sets original themes and creates a list of related investment trust by each that. In addition to currency and country classifications, theme set by seasonal topics such as "Post COVID-19". For qualitatively analyzing the factors fluctuation of NAV per share in each themed investment trust, that can be checked with the relevant news and together with all constituents, leading to more precise analysis.
view more
Constituents
Stocks Data
Of Investment Trust
This data service provides constituents in investment trusts that extracted from their annual reports using language analysis technology. Constituents stock data contains unit price, the number of shares, face value and other precise information. It is possible to confirm the changes in these data since the previous settlement date.
view more
QUICK Consensus DI
QUICK Consensus DI is a proprietary macro indicator that shows the direction of analysts’ earnings forecasts. The changes in analysts' forecasts are processed into a diffusion index (DI) for better understanding.
The DI calculates by subtracting the ratio of “Bearish” from “Bullish” to total stocks. A positive DI means that the number of upward revision stocks exceeds downward revisions. QUICK classifies stocks as “Bullish” in the case of analysts revise their consolidated net income forecasts upward by 3% or more compared three months ago, while as “Bearish” in the case of downward. The stocks are for the forecasts of at least five analysts.
QUICK Consensus DI indicates whether the market-wide expectations for the performance of major companies are upward or downward. QUICK also provides industry sector-specific DI and cumulative DI to help you follow trends.
view more
Equivalent Value of
Shareholder Benefit
QUICK converts the complimentary gifts for shareholders into their respective monetary values based on the following criteria. Discount coupons for which the upper limit has not been set, and not-for-sale articles such as calendars and original goods are not included.
・The face value of the gifts such as QUO cards, gift certificates, and book coupons
・The maximum amount of the discount coupons for which an upper limit has been set, and the fixed price of the complimentary gifts
・An amount indicated as "Equivalent to JPYxx"
・An amount committed by the company as an answer to a query
・In the case of rice for the gift, the "Rice coupon" amount based on the weight of the rice
・In the case of multiple gift items, the total amount of those items that can be monetized
・If it is possible to select the complimentary gifts, then the lowest amount
view more