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Securities companies expect solid year for Japan Inc in 2018

Net profit forecasts for nonfinancial sectors revised up from Sept figures to over 9%

  • Japan to relax listing rules for infrastructure trusts

    As Tokyo preps for Olympics, private-sector cash eyed for sports arenas, gyms

  • Nidec aims to collect cash faster, spend more on acquisitions

    Japanese motor maker may be able to get an extra $177m in working capital a year

  • Virtual currency 'Ripple' effect takes SBI to 9-year high

    Investors see massive unrealized gains on brokerage's stake in XRP operator

  • Japanese papermaker Oji's profit nearly doubles in first half

    Sales in China help bolster bottom line

  • Earnings preview

    Japanese clothier TSI likely to miss annual profit forecast

    Poor online sales and acquisition costs erase growth prospects

  • Drugmaker Kyowa Hakko Kirin sees profit doubling by 2020

    Breakthrough therapy expected to hit US and Europe next year

  • Japan Market Pulse

    Rising inventories a harbinger of stock growth

    Companies with virtuous production cycles have beaten the Nikkei since September

  • Adaptable Japanese companies find favor with investors

    Shifting focus helps put Minebea Mitsumi and Daiwa House among this year's big gainers

  • Real estate buoying earnings at Japan department store chains

    Rent provides reliable revenue as retail landscape evolves

  • Activist fund ushers in a new era of Japanese M&A

    Tug-of-war between KKR and Elliott shook tender offer for Hitachi Kokusai

  • ROE for Japan Inc. seen topping 10% in fiscal 2018

    Earnings for machinery makers, trend toward stock buybacks may lift efficiency

  • Japan Inc. heads for record dividends topping $100bn

    Narrow range of payout ratios reflects lack of direction among corporations

  • Komatsu targets 15% margin for US mining unit

    Parent and subsidiary will share facilities, team up on procurement

  • Sharp to have co-CEOs following Hon Hai-led turnaround

    Sharp makes TSE first tier comeback, expects to return to profit this year

  • Japan's Konami seen beating profit estimate for full year

    Popular pachinko machines a bigger hit than expected

  • Nikkei nose-dives amid Middle East tensions

    Profit taking by overseas investors helps send Tokyo stocks down 445 points

  • Japanese metals maker Dowa digs for overseas growth

    Company plans new Mexican zinc mine, more Southeast Asian waste treatment sites

  • Earnings preview

    TDK headed for 40% profit rebound in fiscal 2018

    Rechargeable smartphone batteries seen driving growth

  • Sagawa Express parent to be Japan's largest IPO this year

    Logistics giant sets lofty offering price after gauging investor demand