Japanese stocks move higher in early trade as investors returned from a three-day weekend to...

|By:, SA News Editor

Japanese stocks move higher in early trade as investors returned from a three-day weekend to price in another big move lower in the yen. The Nikkei Average rose 1% to 10,909, with exporters leading the way again: Sony (SNE +2.4%), Panasonic (PC +2.7%), Olympus (OCPNY.PK +3.6%), Honda (HMC +1.5), Mazda (MZDAY.PK +1.5%).