Friday, July 25, 2014   

Profit-taking sends Nikkei down
(04-09 14:24)

Tokyo stocks edged down on Tuesday as late profit-taking offset early gains, with traders warily eyeing escalating threats from North Korea.
The Nikkei 225 index at the Tokyo Stock Exchange closed down 0.24 points at 13,192.35, but the Topix index of all first-section issues was up 0.03 percent, or 0.30 points, at 1,102.04, AFP reports.
   
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