| Apr 19, 2016

Stocks rally on falling yen

Stocks staged a sharp rebound on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Tuesday, backed by an overnight rally in U.S. equities and the yen’s easing. The Nikkei average surged 598.49 points, or 3.68 percent, to finish at 16,874.44. On Monday, it shed 572.08 points. The ...

| Apr 12, 2016

Tokyo stocks bounce on weaker yen

Stocks rebounded sharply on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Tuesday, as the yen’s weakening against the dollar induced brisk buybacks. The Nikkei average climbed 177.66 points, or 1.13 percent, to end at 15,928.79. On Monday, it lost 70.39 points. The Topix index grew 19.56 ...