Nikkei 225 February Options Settle at 11,151.92, Data Shows

Feb. 8 (Bloomberg) -- Japan’s Nikkei 225 February options settled at 11,151.92, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.

The Nikkei 225 Stock Average dropped 1 percent to 11,238.99 as of 9:10 a.m. in Tokyo. The gauge closed at 11,357.07 yesterday.

The settlement price, also known as the “special quotation,” of Nikkei 225 options is calculated after all stocks in the gauge begin trading.

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