BUSINESS Tokyo stocks close higher tracking Wall Street's gains

BUSINESS

Tokyo stocks close higher tracking Wall Street's gains

Xinhua

14:33, May 27, 2019

TOKYO, May 27 (Xinhua) -- Tokyo stocks closed higher Monday tracking gains made on Wall Street late last week, with investors eagerly awaiting the outcome of talks in Tokyo between the leaders of Japan and the United States.

VCG111174328694.jpg

(File photo: VCG)

The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average added 65.36 points, or 0.31 percent, from Friday to close the day at 21,182.58.

The broader Topix index of all First Section issues on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, meanwhile, gained 5.79 points, or 0.38 percent, to finish at 1,547.00.

Mining, electric power and gas, and oil and coal product-linked issues comprised those that gained the most by the close of play.

Related Stories

Terms of Service & Privacy Policy

We have updated our privacy policy to comply with the latest laws and regulations. The updated policy explains the mechanism of how we collect and treat your personal data. You can learn more about the rights you have by reading our terms of service. Please read them carefully. By clicking AGREE, you indicate that you have read and agreed to our privacy policies

Agree and continue