* Machinery data suggests companies are risk averse -analyst * Hitachi up on higher operating margin forecast * Nikkei set to post 2nd-straight weekly gains By Tomo Uetake TOKYO, May 17 (Reuters) -...
Healthy correction after steep rises in Nikkei - analyst * Market remains choppy, seen hovering around 15,000 - traders By Tomo Uetake TOKYO, May 16 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei stock average eased on Thursday morning as banks weighed after offering
Utility stocks buck weakness on Nomura's rating hikes * Nomura expects 26.2 pct rise in large cap operating profits By Tomo Uetake TOKYO, May 14 (Reuters) - The Nikkei share average slipped for the first time in three days on Tuesday, moving away
* Volume highest in 5 weeks * With USD/JPY assumption at 100, profits to rise 28 pct - analyst * Nikkei may reach 15,000 this week - brokers By Tomo Uetake TOKYO, May 13 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei...
* Nikkei, Topix hit multi-year highs * China trade data provides tailwind * Toshiba falls, misses profit guidance * Toyota gains, nearly triples operating profit By Tomo Uetake TOKYO, May 8 (Reuters)...
Topix gains 2.6 pct * Exporters lead the market after strong U.S. jobs data * Rally's momentum might not last - broker By Tomo Uetake TOKYO, May 7 (Reuters) - The Nikkei average jumped 2.8 percent on Tuesday to break above 14,000 for the first time
April * Sharp gains on report of potential $1 bln credit line * Investors lock in profits ahead of key events, long holidays By Tomo Uetake TOKYO, May 2 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei stock average headed for a fourth straight session of losses on Thursday
sags, sources say to post worse-than-f'cast net loss * Investors' buying interest still high, turns to smaller caps By Tomo Uetake TOKYO, May 1 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei average slipped on Wednesday, after posting its best April performance in
on month * Fanuc, Honda Motor fall after weak earnings guidance * Nomura up after robust quarterly profit, lifts sector By Tomo Uetake TOKYO, April 30 (Reuters) - Japanese shares fell on Tuesday, led by index heavyweights Fanuc and Honda Motor on weak
on week * BOJ stands pat on policy, yen's weakness pauses * Advantest, M3 take a beating after disappointing earnings By Tomo Uetake TOKYO, April 26 (Reuters) - Japanese shares retreated 0.3 percent from a nearly five-year high on Friday as investors