Stock prices rise more than 600 yen, easing investors' concerns about the global economy.
The Nikkei Stock Average rose more than 600 yen in the Tokyo stock market on the 12th, as investors' concerns about the global economic outlook eased.
The Nikkei Stock Average rose more than 600 yen on the 12th in Tokyo, as investors' concerns about the global economic outlook eased.
The Nikkei Stock Average closed at 28,580.78 yen in the morning, 640.36 yen higher than the close at the end of last week.
The Tokyo Stock Exchange Stock Price Index=Topix rose 40.64 points to 1,953.02.
The morning trading volume was 562.11 million shares.
A market source said, "The results of machinery orders released this morning were much better than the market's forecast, and buying orders are swelling mainly for machinery and electric equipment related products.