Tag: Tokyo shares

Tokyo shares open lower after Wall Street slip

Tokyo shares opened lower Friday after losses on Wall Street while many local shares went ex-dividend, increasing selling pressure. The Nikkei index dropped 0.52...

Tokyo shares end higher on fading US-China worries

Tokyo shares gained Tuesday as worries receded over US-China trade friction, with profit-taking keeping the market within a narrow range. Tokyo: Tokyo shares gained Tuesday...

Tokyo shares edge up on steady yen despite US-China row

The headline Nikkei 225 index added 0.16 percent to 34.64 points to 22,079.09, while the broader Topix index rose 0.04 percent or 0.57 points...

Tokyo shares gain on US rate cut, as BoJ stands pat

Nikkei index added 0.38 percent or 83.74 points to 22,044.45, while the broader Topix index added 0.56 percent or 9.04 points to 1,615.66. TOKYO: Tokyo...

Tokyo shares edge higher as dollar climbs

Japanese stocks ended higher Tuesday for a tenth straight session. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index added 0.06 percent, or 13.03 points, to 22,001.32. The...

Tokyo shares jump on US rallies

TOKYO: Tokyo shares rebounded Tuesday, helped by rallies on Wall Street following US President Donald Trump's upbeat comments on a possible China trade deal. The benchmark...

Tokyo shares flat ahead of Fed Chair Powell’s speech

TOKYO: Tokyo shares were treading water Friday as investors awaited a key address by the US Federal Reserve chair, who has come under pressure from...

Tokyo shares end flat ahead of US data, Fed speech

Tokyo: Tokyo stocks closed flat on Thursday with investors in wait-and-see mode ahead of key US data expected later in the day and a speech...

Tokyo shares open higher following Wall Street gains

TOKYO: Tokyo stocks opened higher Thursday, chasing gains made on Wall Street as market players focused on key US data as well as the US...

Tokyo shares end marginally higher ahead of US data

Tokyo: Tokyo shares closed marginally higher Thursday ahead of the release of key US economic data later in the day. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index, which...