/ | May 2, 2017

Nikkei rises on robust earnings

Stocks gained further ground Tuesday, with investors taking heart from a recent spate of robust corporate earnings reports. The Nikkei 225 average rose 135.18 points, or 0.70 percent, to end at 19,445.70. On Monday, the key market gauge climbed 113.78 points. The Topix, covering ...