Tag: Japanese shares

Japan shares climb on upbeat U.S. data, weaker yen; SoftBank Group slips

TOKYO: Japanese shares hit a fresh one-month high on Friday as better-than-expected U.S. economic data and news of scheduled trade talks between the United States...

Nikkei ekes out gains as investor caution drives defensive stocks

TOKYO: Japanese shares posted slim gains on Wednesday, led by buying in defensives such as telecommunications and consumer-linked firms, though concerns about Sino-U.S. relations capped...

Nikkei tumbles to 3-week low as U.S.-China trade war worsens

TOKYO: Japanese shares shed more than 2% on Monday, with China-related firms leading the losses after a fresh escalation in the Sino-U.S. trade war knocked...

Japanese shares edge up as Hong Kong, China markets stabilise

TOKYO: Japanese shares edged up Friday after markets in China and Hong Kong found some stability amid ongoing unrest in Hong Kong, but the gains...

Nikkei dips on fading U.S. rate cut views, earnings caution

TOKYO: Japanese shares dipped on Monday as hopes for a large U.S. Federal Reserve rate cut faded and investors took a cautious stance ahead of...

Japanese shares dip on caution before Fed Powell’s remarks

TOKYO: Japan's Nikkei edged down on Wednesday, confined to a tight range as investors awaited key testimony on the U.S. economy from Federal Reserve Chairman...

Japanese shares slip as strong yen, Middle East woes dim mood

TOKYO: Japanese shares retreated on Tuesday as the combination of the yen's rise to a near six-month high versus the dollar and brewing U.S.-Iran tensions...

Asian markets climb after bumper US session

HONG KONG:  Japanese shares surged nearly four percent on Thursday morning, with investors heartened by Wall Street's best performance in nine years after the White...

Japan stocks erase early losses as banks, shippers bought back

TOKYO: Japanese shares recovered after slumping to 3-1/2-week lows on Tuesday, as recently battered stocks rose on short-covering, despite worries about global trade tensions. The Nikkei...

Tokyo stocks rally, Toshiba dives on huge loss reports

TOKYO: Tokyo stocks closed higher Thursday as a weaker yen lifted exporters, but Toshiba plunged 16 percent on concerns about huge losses in its US...