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After a record-breaking surge in Japanese blue-chip stocks amid all-time high corporate profits, the question is how long can the momentum last.

The Nikkei 225 stock average finally dipped Wednesday, after a 16-day winning streak that took it to the highest level since July 1996. The run-up led into the reporting season for the July-September quarter, which began in earnest this week.

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