/ | 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, finished up ...

Skymark shares plunge 88% on Tokyo Stock Exchange

/ Feb 2, 2015

Skymark shares plunge 88% on Tokyo Stock Exchange

Shares in Skymark Airlines Inc., which filed for bankruptcy last week, suffered a record plunge Monday after the Tokyo Stock Exchange scrapped the daily price fluctuation limit. They slumped 88 percent to ¥19 as of the close. The stock fell as low as ¥16 during ...

Apple stock falls 3% amid new iPhone glitches

/ Sep 26, 2014

Apple stock falls 3% amid new iPhone glitches

Apple's stock fell nearly 3 percent on Thursday, after some customers complained that a software update interfered with voice calls on their new iPhones, while others noted that the larger iPhone model could be vulnerable to bending. The stock decline led a broader decline in ...

/ Mar 27, 2014

Flush Toyota ends pause in buybacks

Toyota Motor Corp. said it will buy back stock for the first time in five years as its cash pile swells and profit climbs. It will repurchase as many as 60 million shares, equivalent to a 1.9 percent stake, for ¥360 billion, according to a ...

/ Mar 7, 2013

Nikkei briefly tops 12,000 line last seen in '08

The Nikkei ended at a fresh 53-month high Thursday, supported by the Dow Jones industrial average's advance to a new all-time high overnight, but it trimmed gains after rising above the 12,000 mark. The 225-issue Nikkei posted a six-session winning streak, ending up 35.81 points, ...