Japan stocks higher at close of trade; Nikkei 225 up 0.48% By Investing.com

Japan stocks higher at close of trade; Nikkei 225 up 0.48%

© Reuters. Japan stocks better at near of trade Nikkei 225 up .48%

Investing.com – Japan stocks ended up better following the near on Wednesday, as gains in the , and sectors led shares increased.

At the shut in Tokyo, the extra .48%.

The best performers of the session on the were being Rakuten Inc (TYO:), which rose 2.83% or 18.00 points to trade at 655.00 at the near. In the meantime, Japan Metal Operates Ltd (TYO:) included 2.72% or 81.00 details to stop at 3,055.00 and Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. (TYO:) was up 2.51% or 380.00 details to 15,545.00 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session ended up Nippon Sheet Glass Co., Ltd. (TYO:), which fell 4.30% or 25.00 details to trade at 556.00 at the shut. Mitsubishi Motors Corp. (TYO:) declined 3.10% or 17.00 points to conclude at 531.00 and Unitika, Ltd. (TYO:) was down 2.39% or 7.00 factors to 286.00.

Rising stocks outnumbered declining types on the Tokyo Inventory Trade by 1797 to 1710 and 264 ended unchanged.

The , which steps the implied volatility of Nikkei 225 options, was down 6.48% to 24.52.

Crude oil for November shipping and delivery was down .21% or .18 to $86.34 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for shipping and delivery in December fell .12% or .11 to hit $91.69 a barrel, even though the December Gold Futures contract fell .22% or 3.85 to trade at $1,726.65 a troy ounce.

USD/JPY was up .26% to 144.46, even though EUR/JPY fell .01% to 143.83.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up .41% at 110.43.

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