Japanese stocks jump in early trading on the back of a strong performance in the U.S. and Europe...

|By:, SA News Editor

Japanese stocks jump in early trading on the back of a strong performance in the U.S. and Europe overnight. The Nikkei Average advanced +1.4% to 8,489.19, as technology and auto export shares lead gainers: Fujitsu (FJTSY.PK +3.5%), Subaru-maker Fuji Heavy Industries (FUJHY.PK +2.6%), Nissan Motor (NSANY.PK +2.6%).