Nikkei slumps to 4-week closing low on U.S. fiscal worries
TOKYO Nov 12 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei stock average fell for a sixth straight day and hit a four-week closing low on Monday, hurt by concerns over U.S. fiscal woes that threaten to push the world's largest economy into recession.
The Nikkei fell 0.9 percent to 8,676.44, and the broader Topix dropped 1.1 percent to 722.58.
- Tweet this
- Share this
- Digg this
- Singapore hit by rare outbreak of rioting
- Protesters fell Lenin statue, tell Ukraine's president 'you're next'
- Singer Susan Boyle reveals she has Asperger's syndrome -paper
- Protesters fell Lenin statue, tell Ukraine's president 'you're next' |
- UK wage growth at six-year high as economy recovers - survey