Tokyo Stocks Retreat From 15-Year High, Other Markets Gain

April 10, 2015 6:23 AM

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Japan's Nikkei retreated from the highest level in 15 years on Friday while other Asian markets advanced as low Chinese inflation added to expectations Beijing will launch new stimulus.

KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 edged down 0.2 percent to 19,976.94 after exceeding 20,000 for the first time since April 2000 during the morning session. The Shanghai Composite Index gained 1.5 percent to 4,017.67 and South Korea's Kospi rose 1.2 percent to 2,083.45. Hong Kong's Hang Seng edged u...

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