Tokyo Stocks Close At Three-month High


Tokyo stocks close at three-month high

TOKYO, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News -5th Sep,2016) - Tokyo stocks closed at a three-month high Monday, leading a broader regional rally with Uniqlo operator Fast Retailing, a market heavyweight, surging on a batch of relatively strong sales figures.

Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei 225 index advanced 0.66 percent, or 111.95 points, to 17,037.63, closing above 17,000 for the first time since the end of May. The broader Topix index of all first-section shares added 0.23 percent, or 3.09 points, to end at 1,343.85.