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Japanese shares dip then recover in early trading, inching higher despite weak U.S. data and...
Japanese shares dip then recover in early trading, inching higher despite weak U.S. data and warnings of a "pause" in growth from the Federal Reserve that sent Wall Street shares lower overnight. The Nikkei Average is just fractionally higher at 11,118, with blue-chip shares lagging: Advantest (ATE -1.7%) is lower after posting a narrower quarterly loss, Nintendo (NTDOY.PK -4.1%) down after slashing its FY sales forecast again for a second straight quarter amid weakness in Wii U console sales, Toyota (TM -0.2%) after announcing a 1.3-million-vehicle recall, mostly in the U.S.