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Nikkei down by break
Tokyo stocks lost 1.0 percent Monday morning as the yen gained strength, and revised data showed Japan's economic growth in the last quarter of 2013 was weaker than previously thought.
Nikkei in positive territory
Stocks in Tokyo gained 0.92 percent, tracking gains on Wall Street and as the yen weakened ahead of a US February jobs report.
Tokyo rallies at close
Stocks in Tokyo rallied 1.20 percent, as investors breathed a sigh of relief at signs of easing tensions in the Ukraine crisis.
Nikkei drops at break
Stocks in Tokyo were down 1.75 percent today. The benchmark Nikkei-225 index lost 259.24 points to 14,581.83 by the break, while the Topix index of all first-section shares fell 1.86 percent, or 22.56 points, to 1,189.10.
Nikkei ends lower
Tokyo stocks fell 0.54 percent Wednesday, taking a soft lead from Wall Street after disappointing data on US housing and consumer confidence.
Tokyo edges up at break
Stocks in Tokyo edged up 0.10 percent amid light volume while the yen remained relatively low.
Tokyo leaps 2.8pc at close
Stocks in Tokyo jumped 2.88 percent, clawing back losses from the previous day as Wall Street rallied and shares of Japanese exporters got a boost from the weaker yen.
Nikkei gives up gains
Stocks in Tokyo were down 0.68 percent as the yen gained strength after surging the previous day on the Bank of Japan's decision to expand its lending to commercial banks.
Tokyo up at break
Stocks in Tokyo edged up 0.40 percent. The Nikkei-225 index climbed 56.75 points to 14,369.78 by the break while the Topix index of all first-section issues was up 0.32 percent, or 3.73 points, to 1,187.55.
Tokyo closes higher
Stocks in Tokyo closed 0.56 percent higher after Wall Street shares soared on new US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen's promise of continuity in central bank monetary policy.
Nikkei rises by break
Tokyo stocks rose 1.14 percent Monday morning, tracking gains on Wall Street despite a weak US employment report.