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Tokyo Market Report Headlines

Nikkei ends 6-day losing streak; SoftBank, Shiseido gain

Japan's Nikkei share average rose on Thursday, as buyers stepped back in for bargains following six straight days of losses, with SoftBank gaining after a report that it plans to invest as much as $25 billion in Saudi Arabia.

Nikkei drops to 1-week low; real estate, brokers weak

Japan's Nikkei dropped to a one-week low on Monday morning as many sectors including real estate firms and brokers languished after a recent rally, offsetting gains in companies with strong results such as Nissin Foods.

Nikkei drops amid tech share weakness, Toshiba hit

Japan's Nikkei share average fell on Friday, with tech shares hurt after a drop by their U.S. counterparts, while Toshiba Corp stumbled on dilution fears after reports it will issue new shares to raise funds.

Nikkei tumbles, hit by weakness in tech shares; Toshiba dives

Japan's Nikkei share average fell sharply on Friday morning hit by drops in tech shares after their U.S. counterparts languished overnight, while Toshiba Corp stumbled on dilution fears after media reported it will issue new shares to raise funds.