Tag: Japan stocks

Japan stocks wobble as US data stokes recession fears, but Nintendo jumps

TOKYO: Japan's Nikkei share average struggled for traction on Wednesday and the broader Topix dipped after weak U.S. economic data stoked fears of a global...

Japan stocks flat ahead of Jackson Hole; Shiseido gains

TOKYO: Japanese stocks were little changed on Wednesday, as investors refrained from betting heavily in either direction ahead of a key central bankers' gathering in...

Japan stocks lose momentum on soft earnings, tech sector slide

TOKYO: Japan's Nikkei lost traction on Friday on downbeat earnings both at home and on Wall Street, erasing some of the previous day's advance which...

Japan stocks hit 2-1/2-week high on trade hopes, chip sector gains

TOKYO: Japanese shares rose to 2-1/2-week highs on Wednesday after a news report that US and Chinese trade negotiators will meet in Shanghai next week...

Foreigners net buyers of Japan stocks for 2nd straight week July 8-12

Foreigners were net buyers of Japanese stocks in the week ended July 12 as a revival of hopes about an interest rate cut by the...

Japan stocks scale 4-month peak on strong global equities, softer yen

TOKYO: Japan's Nikkei share average and the broader Topix both scaled four-month highs on Monday, boosted by a surge in global equities and a weaker...

Tokyo shares drop on Trump trade row worries

TOKYO: Tokyo shares slumped Friday after US President Donald Trump vowed to impose steep tariffs on steel and aluminium imports, reviving fears of a trade...

Tokyo stocks close lower as BoJ holds rates

TOKYO: Tokyo's main stock market closed lower Thursday, tracking a fall on Wall Street, while traders were unmoved by the Bank of Japan's decision to...