Japanese stocks move higher in early trading, following gains in the U.S. overnight. The Nikkei...

|By:, SA News Editor

Japanese stocks move higher in early trading, following gains in the U.S. overnight. The Nikkei Average is currently up +1.5% to 8,774 with exporters leading: Panasonic (PC +2.7%), Sharp (SCPAY.PK +2.2%) Advantest (ATE +2%) and Honda (HMC +2.5%).