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| Aug 18, 2015

Nikkei turns lower on profit-taking

Stocks fell back on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Tuesday, dragged down by profit-taking from investors concerned over weakness in Shanghai equities. The Nikkei 225 average lost 65.79 points, or 0.32 percent, to end at 20,554.47. On Monday, the key market gauge climbed 100.81 ...

| Aug 17, 2015

Nikkei rises but topside limited

Stocks rebounded Monday, helped by solid New York equities late last week, but their upside was limited in the absence of fresh incentives. The Nikkei 225 average climbed 100.81 points, or 0.49 percent, to end at 20,620.26. On Friday, the key market gauge shed ...