/ | Jun 16, 2017

Tokyo stocks rebound on yen's drop

Stocks turned higher on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Friday, supported by the yen’s fall. The benchmark Nikkei 225 average gained 111.44 points, or 0.56 percent, to close at 19,943.26. On Thursday, the key market gauge retreated 51.70 points. The Topix, including all first-section issues, ...

/ | May 25, 2017

Stocks add gains on U.S. rally

Stocks gained further ground on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Thursday, supported by an overnight rise on Wall Street. The Nikkei 225 climbed 70.15 points, or 0.36 percent, to finish at 19,813.13. On Wednesday, the key market gauge gained 129.70 points. The Topix, which covers ...

/ | May 23, 2017

Stocks dragged down on yen's rise

Stocks turned lower Tuesday, dragged down by the yen’s ascent against the dollar. The Nikkei 225 shed 65.00 points, or 0.33 percent, to finish at 19,613.28. On Monday, the key market gauge gained 87.52 points. The Topix, which covers all first-section issues, closed 2.43 ...