| Oct 27, 2016

Nikkei snaps three-day winning streak

The key Nikkei average snapped its three-day winning streak on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Thursday, with the market pressured by profit-taking after its recent rise. The 225-issue yardstick lost 55.42 points, or 0.32 percent, to end at 17,336.42. On Wednesday, the Nikkei climbed ...

| Oct 14, 2016

Tokyo stocks rebound on yen's easing

Stocks turned higher on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Friday, supported by the yen’s weakening. The 225-issue Nikkei average gained 82.13 points, or 0.49 percent, to close at 16,856.37. On Thursday, the key market gauge lost 65.76 points. The Topix index of all first-section ...