Tokyo Shares Down By Break After Rally Fizzles

Tokyo shares down by break after rally fizzles

TOKYO,(Pakistan Point News - APP - 4th Augst,2016) - Tokyo shares dropped Thursday morning after a rally at the start of trade fizzled, with a stronger Yen hitting exporters. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index slipped 0.39 percent, or 62.96 points, to 16,020.15 by the break, while the broader Topix index of all first-section shares was down 0.24 percent, or 3.09 points, at 1,268.89.