Tokyo Market

China-exposed stocks take a drubbing in Tokyo

Reports of travel restrictions and lackluster production give investors pause

  • Toyota-backed PKSHA's IPO pop raises hopes for Japan AI

    A strong performance by the startup could help other promising ventures raise funds

  • Earnings preview

    Hisamitsu's interim operating profit seen down 3%

    Rise of generics, research costs dampen drugmaker's earnings

  • Earnings preview

    Japan's Aeon seen ringing up record first-half profit

    Price cuts, stores tailored for locals drive traffic

  • Earnings preview

    Showa Denko's petrochemical segment seen beating forecast

    Recovering ethylene prices likely to bolster earnings

  • Japan Market Pulse

    Does the Tokyo equity rally have legs, or is a post-election slump coming?

    Skepticism persists about Abe government's commitment to deregulation, fiscal stimulus

  • Japan Market Pulse

    Stocks at critical juncture as Fed looks to tighten policy

    Withdrawal of surplus money in the market likely to turn tide

  • Nintendo's Switch flips market cap to 9-year high

    Console maker's partnership with China's Tencent also excites investors

  • BOJ's bondholdings top private sector's

    Central bank's share now exceeds 40% as easing policy continues

  • Earnings preview

    NEC's first-half profit seen staying flat

    Strong sales offset investment costs; company on track for full-year increase

  • Don Quijote sees 2020 profit tracking higher with bigger shops

    Discount operator's planned supermarket tie-up to provide additional momentum

  • New generation of blue chips driving Japan market cap growth

    Keyence, Nintendo rise as old-economy Toyota loses ground

  • Nikkei hits 2-year high on optimism for snap election

    Index rockets back above 20,000 amid softened tensions, yen

  • Japanese savers flock to bonds under rate control

    Retail JGB issuance grew 60% in year since BOJ began targeting long rate

  • Earnings preview

    Shimamura's first-half profit seen missing estimate

    Weather rains on the Japanese apparel retailer's results

  • Japan Market Pulse

    Japan Post share sale fails to excite investors

    Dividend stock needs growth vision investors can buy into

  • Earnings preview

    Nitori seen missing interim profit guidance on soft yen

    Higher import costs ate into furniture company's margin

  • BOJ replaces foreign traders as biggest buyer of Japanese shares

    Cumulative purchases higher for first time since start of Abenomics

  • North Korea missile triggers brief risk-off trade in Tokyo

    Dollar returns to lower 110 yen range, Nikkei also up

  • Dollar trades in upper 109 yen range after North Korea missile launch