Fast Retailing Co Ltd (9983.T)
* SoftBank, Fast Retailing contributes hefty points to Nikkei
* Topix closes at 5-week high on earnings, easing trade worries
TOKYO, July 26 Most Japanese shares gained on Thursday on upbeat earnings and hopes for reduced global trade frictions, though the Nikkei average was dented by prospects the Bank of Japan will cut its buying in the exchange traded funds (ETFs) linked to the index.
* JGB futures make biggest loss under BOJ's yield curve control
TOKYO, July 23 Japan's Nikkei fell to a 10-day low on Monday, with exporters driven down by the yen's rally and index heavyweight Fast Retailing hit by speculation the Bank of Japan could wind back its exchange-traded fund purchases.
TOKYO, July 13 Japan's Nikkei surged to three-week highs on Friday, helped by a weaker yen and gains from index-heavy stock Fast Retailing after it jumped on the back of strong third-quarter results.
TOKYO, July 13 Japan's Nikkei surged to 2-1/2-week highs on Friday, helped by a weaker yen and gains from index-heavy stock Fast Retailing after it jumped on the back of strong third-quarter results.
TOKYO, July 4 Japan's Nikkei fell for a third straight day on Wednesday, as a slide for U.S. chip makers hit technology shares and sluggish sales pulled down index heavyweight Fast Retailing.
TOKYO, July 2 Tennis star Roger Federer has signed a partnership deal with Fast Retailing Co Ltd's Uniqlo that will see him represent the Japanese apparel brand beginning with Wimbledon 2018, after wearing the iconic Nike swoosh throughout his career.
TOKYO, May 1 Japan's Nikkei eked out modest gains in holiday-thinned trade on Tuesday supported by buying in index-heavy stocks such as Fast Retailing and Fanuc, though Sony tumbled after the company issued a profit warning.