Tokyo Market

Nikon's D7500 single-lens reflex digital camera has sold well since its launch in June.

Earnings preview

With sharper focus, Nikon looks to beat first-half profit forecast

Digital cameras' comeback and streamlining behind improvement

  • Japan Market Pulse

    Goldilocks economy fuels Nikkei's winning streak

    Run-up in share prices outpaces underlying earnings amid ample liquidity

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    Maruha Nichiro likely hauled in record first-half profit

    Japanese seafood company rides high prices, strong frozen-food sales

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    Mitsui Mining seen nearly doubling first-half profit

    Copper foil sales grow as new smartphones roll out

  • Post-crash generation driving Japan's stock market

    Leaner specialists listed since 1989 replace the old guard

  • Japan Market Pulse

    About-face by bears sends Nikkei to 21-year high

    Market may face now weaker headwinds

  • Cheap shares, strong earnings lure foreign investors back to Japan

    Nikkei Stock Average closes at 21-year high as risks fade

  • Aflac to raise funds with hybrid yen bonds

    High-yield instrument expected to draw brisk demand

  • Nikkei index tops 21,000 for first time in nearly 21 years

    Strong results reported by retailers drives more gains

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    Film studio Shochiku's interim profit growth defies outlook

    Hit romantic features lift box-office sales

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    Ink maker DIC seen undershooting full-year forecast

    Profitability deteriorates as raw materials costs climb

  • Bullish foreign investors drive Nikkei index to 21-year high

    Soaring profits, consumer price growth seen fueling resurgence

  • SoftBank, peers upend Japanese market cap leaders

    Rise shows what has changed -- and hasn't -- atop Japan Inc.

  • TSE shows failure to communicate in Toshiba review

    Bourse gave frustrated investors little insight into drawn-out process

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    Nippon Yusen seen topping interim profit forecast

    Container-shipping business recovering ahead of three-way merger

  • Restaurant chain Saizeriya projects record annual net profit

    Low-price Italian eateries in Japan drawing frugal consumers

  • Bigger dividends on tap for much of corporate Japan

    Higher, more frequent payouts seen attracting stable shareholders

  • Japan Market Pulse

    Funds' shopping spree shaking sleepy Tokyo issues awake

    Buyout offers give investors chance to offload long-held shares

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    Japan's Tosoh set to bust through first-half profit goal

    Chemical maker churns out urethane materials as supply tightens, prices jump

  • Rohm's first-half profit up 150% on automotive demand

    Electronic parts maker seen upgrading full-year forecast