Thursday, October 23, 2014   

Negative close in Tokyo
(11-07 14:41)

Stocks in Tokyo ended 0.76 percent lower as the Japanese earnings season winds down with profits largely buoyed by a slide in the yen. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index slipped 108.87 points to 14,228.44, while the Topix index of all first-section shares fell 0.62 percent, or 7.43 points, to 1,184.73.—AFP
   
Other Business breaking news:
Spain jobless rate down: official data (45 mins ago)
German industry downgrades growth forecast (1 hr 38 mins ago)
UK retail sales fall in warm September: data (1 hr 40 mins ago)
Eurozone business activity picks up, worries remain: survey (2 hrs 14 mins ago)
Hang Seng dips on profit-taking (2 hrs 21 mins ago)
European stock markets drop at open (2 hrs 53 mins ago)
Daimler says profits up strongly in Q3 (2 hrs 53 mins ago)
Tesco chairman quits over profits fiasco: company (10-23 15:07)
Nikkei ends lower (10-23 15:03)
Manufacturing moving from China to US: survey (10-23 12:28)

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