News: KDDI Corp (9433.T)
Fri, Nov 29 2013
TOKYO, Nov 29 - Japan's Nikkei stock average slipped on Friday as investors locked in profits from recent gains, with traders citing an unwinding of hedge funds' positions in futures, dragging down heavyweights like SoftBank and KDDI. The Nikkei ended 0.4 percent lower at 15,661.87. The Nikkei is still within sight of a 5-1/2 year peak of 15,942.60 marked on May 23. For the week, the Nikkei gained 1.8 percent and posted its third straight weekly gain. For the month, the ind
TOKYO, Nov 18 - Japan's Nikkei held steady near a six-month high on Monday as profit-taking in outperformers like Toyota Motor Corp and mobile operator KDDI Corp offset the gains in financials which were fuelled by recent strong quarterly results. The Nikkei ended flat at 15,164.30 after hitting a six-month high of 15,273.61 earlier in the session. The benchmark gained 7.7 percent last week, its best weekly rise in four years. The index is up 46 percent so far this year, spurre
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TOKYO, Sept 6 - Japan's biggest mobile carrier NTT DoCoMo Inc is expected to start selling iPhones as soon as autumn, helping Apple Inc extend its reach in a country where it has more than three times the market share of rival Samsung Electronics Co Ltd.
Sept 6 - Japan's NTT DoCoMo Inc is expected to offer Apple Inc's iPhone as early as autumn, catching up with rivals KDDI Corp and SoftBank Corp, the Nikkei said.
TOKYO, July 31 - KDDI Corp shares surged as much as 9.3 percent on Wednesday after Japan's No.2 mobile carrier reported a record first-quarter profit that exceeded market expectations.
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