/ | May 8, 2018

Tokyo stocks end higher

Stocks rose Tuesday as many investors retreated to the sidelines ahead of an planned announcement by U.S. President Donald Trump on a nuclear deal between Iran and world powers. The Nikkei 225 average rose 41.53 points, or 0.18 percent, to end at 22,508.69. On Monday, ...

/ | May 7, 2018

Nikkei edges lower on firm yen

The benchmark Nikkei average slightly fell on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Monday, hit by the yen's strength against the dollar. The 225-issue Nikkei average sagged 5.62 points, or 0.03 percent, to end at 22,467.16, after losing 35.25 points on Wednesday. The Tokyo market was closed ...