Wednesday, May 6, 2015   

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
   
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