Business / Financial Markets Sep 18, 2020

Tokyo stocks rebound modestly in mixed trading

Tokyo stocks managed to turn higher after struggling for direction Friday, with buybacks of lagging issues gaining strength. The 225-issue Nikkei average of the Tokyo Stock Exchange climbed 40.93 points, or 0.18 percent, to close at 23,360.30, after shedding 156.16 points Thursday. The Topix index of ...

Business / Financial Markets Sep 11, 2020

Tokyo stocks recoup morning losses to end higher

Tokyo stocks recouped earlier losses to end higher Friday, reflecting a rise in Dow Jones Industrial Average futures in off-hours trading. The 225-issue Nikkei average of the Tokyo Stock Exchange gained 171.02 points, or 0.74 percent, to end at 23,406.49. On Thursday, the key market ...

Business / Financial Markets Sep 10, 2020

Tokyo stocks bounce back on U.S. tech rebound

Tokyo stocks bounced back on Thursday, with investors applauding an overnight rebound in the U.S. technology issues. The 225-issue Nikkei average of the Tokyo Stock Exchange rose 202.93 points, or 0.88 percent, to end at 23,235.47, in a turnaround from a 241.59-point fall Wednesday. The Topix ...

Business / Financial Markets Sep 9, 2020

Tokyo stocks fall back on wall street plunge

Tokyo stocks fell back Wednesday, weighed down by an overnight plunge on Wall Street. The 225-issue Nikkei average of the Tokyo Stock Exchange shed 241.59 points, or 1.04 percent, to end at 23,032.54. On Tuesday, the key market gauge rose 184.18 points. The Topix index of ...

Business / Financial Markets Sep 7, 2020

Tokyo stocks fall further on U.S. market drop

Tokyo stocks fell further Monday, weighed down by a drop in the U.S. equity market late last week. The 225-issue Nikkei average of the Tokyo Stock Exchange lost 115.48 points, or 0.50 percent, to end at 23,089.95, falling for the second straight session. On Friday, ...