Business / Financial Markets Jul 7, 2020

Tokyo stocks turn lower on profit-taking

Tokyo stocks turned lower Tuesday, hit by selling to lock in profits following a three-session rally. The 225-issue Nikkei average of the Tokyo Stock Exchange lost 99.75 points, or 0.44 percent, to end at 22,614.69, in a sharp downturn from a rise of 407.96 points ...

Business / Financial Markets Jul 1, 2020

Tokyo stocks fall back on profit-taking

Tokyo stocks fell back Wednesday as selling to lock in profits pushed them down in thin trading. The 225-issue Nikkei average dropped 166.41 points, or 0.75 percent, to end at 22,121.73. On Tuesday, the key market gauge rose 293.10 points. The Topix index of all first-section ...