Investing.com – Japanese stocks fell after the close on Friday, as losses in Japan and sectors led stocks lower.
At the close in Tokyo, it was down 1.11%.
It was the best performance of the session on Fukuoka Financial Group (TYO :), which rose 4.25% or 108.00 points and had a price of 2,650.00 at the close. while, Resona Holdings, Inc. (TYO 🙂 added 3.57% or 19.00 points to close at 551.40, and Shizuoka Bank Ltd (TYO: 3.52% or 29.00 points) stock rose at 852.00 at the end of trading.
The worst performance in the session was Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (TYO :), which fell 5.10% or 410.00 points and its price was 7,630.00 at the close. Nippon Express Co., Ltd. (TYO 🙂 It fell 4.99% or 380.00 points to close at 7,240.00 and Trend Micro Inc (TYO 🙂 It fell 4.76% or 400.00 points to 8010.00.
Declining shares outnumbered advancers on the Tokyo Stock Exchange by 2,499 to 1,063 and 228 closed unchanged.
Shares in Fukuoka Financial Group, Inc. rose. (TYO 🙂 to its highest level in 3 years; It rose 4.25% or 108.00 to 2,650.00.
That, which measures the implied volatility of Nikkei 225 options, is down 2.47% to 20.18.
Crude oil for October delivery rose 0.38%, or $0.32 to $85.42 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodity trading, Brent oil for November delivery rose 0.66%, or 0.60, to $91.44 a barrel, while gold futures for December were down 0.54%, or 9.05, to trade at $1,668.25 an ounce.
USD/JPY fell 0.12% to 143.35, while EUR/JPY fell 0.25% to 143.14.
US Dollar Index futures rose 0.15% to 109.61.