| Jun 17, 2016

Tokyo stocks rally on buybacks

Stocks staged a rally on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Friday, backed by buybacks and buying on dips following the previous day’s plunge. The 225-issue Nikkei average rose 165.52 points, or 1.07 percent, to end at 15,599.66. On Thursday, the key market gauge tumbled 485.44 ...

| Jun 15, 2016

Tokyo stocks rebound on buybacks

Stocks turned higher on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Wednesday, buoyed by buybacks after their recent fall. The 225-issue Nikkei average gained 60.58 points, or 0.38 percent, to close at 15,919.58. On Tuesday, the key market gauge lost 160.18 points. The Topix index of all ...

| Jun 13, 2016

Tokyo stocks tumble on yen's ascent

Stocks tumbled on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Monday, dragged down by the yen’s surge stemming from increasing concerns over Britain’s possible exit from the European Union. The 225-issue Nikkei average slipped 582.18 points, or 3.51 percent, to finish at the day’s low of 16,019.18, ...