/ | Jul 11, 2017

Tokyo stocks rise on weaker yen

Stocks gained ground Tuesday, supported by buying of issues backed by a weaker yen. The Nikkei 225 average rose 114.50 points, or 0.57 percent, to end at 20,195.48. On Monday, the key market gauge gained 151.89 points. The Topix, which covers all first-section issues, finished 11.66 ...

/ | Jun 27, 2017

Tokyo stocks climb on weaker yen

Stocks gained ground again Tuesday, supported by the yen's fall against the dollar. The Nikkei 225 average added 71.74 points, or 0.36 percent, to end at 20,225.09. On Monday, the key market gauge climbed 20.68 points. The Topix, which covers all first-section issues, finished 6.81 points, ...

/ | Jun 13, 2017

Nikkei dips ahead of Fed meeting

The Nikkei 225 average closed slightly lower Tuesday amid a wait-and-see mood prior to the U.S. Federal Reserve's policy meeting. The key market gauge lost 9.83 points, or 0.05 percent, to end at 19,898.75. On Monday, the Nikkei shed 104.68 points. On the other hand, the ...