Friday, August 1, 2014   

Nikkei closes lower on profit-taking
(04-12 14:41)

Stocks in Tokyo eased 0.47 percent on profit-taking, although losses were limited by the weak yen and another record close on Wall Street.
The Nikkei index at the Tokyo Stock Exchange closed down 64.02 points at 13,485.14, but the Topix of all first section shares rose 1.28 points, or 0.11 percent, to 1,148.57.- AFP
   
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Societe General logs strong quarterly profit (1 hr 32 mins ago)
European markets open lower (2 hrs 8 mins ago)
Sharp logs US$17.4m first-quarter net loss (08-01 14:38)
Nikkei tracks Street losses (08-01 14:09)
Hang Seng eases at lunch (08-01 12:35)
Nikkei down at mid-day (08-01 11:13)
China home prices fall faster in July (08-01 11:12)
Wall Street plunges on sell-off (08-01 10:48)
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