TOKYO, July 3 Japanese stocks dropped on
Thursday, snapping a three-day winning streak as investors took
a breather from recent gains as they awaited the outcome of the
U.S. jobs data later in the day.
Toshiba Corp, however, soared on a report that its
U.S. subsidiary is expected to win a deal in Bulgaria.
The Nikkei share average ended 0.1 percent lower at
The broader Topix shed 0.2 percent to 1,278.59, and
the new JPX-Nikkei Index 400 slipped 0.2 percent to
(Reporting by Ayai Tomisawa; Editing by Shri Navaratnam)