Japanese market lower on Friday


Moscow. December 25. The stock market of Japan on Friday shows a decline after the shares of exporters on the background of strengthening the yen fourth auction in a row, according to Bloomberg.

Japanese indexes Nikkei 225 and Topix at 8:08 Moscow time has fallen respectively by 0.22% and 0.64%.

“The yen is back to where it was before the increase in US interest rates, said a senior analyst at Nomura Holdings Inc. Yuichi WAKO. – Foreign investors not before Christmas, but internal factors are not strong enough to push the market up.”

Stock quotes of the largest Japanese Bank of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group dropped 1.6%, Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group is also 1.6%.

Securities price of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries fell 4.6% on news that the company’s Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp. postponed for one year the start of supply of the first passenger aircraft made in Japan.

At the same time the stock market of China is growing on Friday, following the increase in the stock prices of consumer companies and representatives of the real estate industry, he concludes “in the black” for the second week in a row.

The Chinese Shanghai Composite index to 8:13 p.m. Moscow time increased by 0.2% from the opening and by 1% since the beginning of the current week.

Exchange Australia, South Korea and Hong Kong do not work on Friday on the eve of Christmas.