Tokyo Stocks Open Higher

Tokyo stocks open higher

TOKYO, Nov 8, (Pakistan Point News - APP - 08th Nov, 2016 ) - Tokyo stocks opened higher on Tuesday as investors bet on strengthening chances of Hillary Clinton winning the US presidential election. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index gained 0.28 percent, or 48.95 points, to 17,226.16 in the first few minutes of trading while the Topix index of all first-section issues was up 0.25 percent, or 3.36 points, at 1,366.16.