Nikkei hits 2-month high, led by exporters as yen slips

Wed Nov 21, 2012 12:05am GMT

TOKYO, Nov 21 (Reuters) - The Nikkei share average rose to a
two-month high in early trade on Wednesday, led by exporters
after the yen hit a seven-month low versus the dollar on
expectations the Bank of Japan will be pushed to take aggressive
stimulus action under a likely new government.
    The Nikkei advanced 0.8 percent to 9,213.82, while
the broader Topix gained 0.8 percent to 767.85.