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Stocks fall; Sony up on Apple rumour

Tuesday, October 26, 2010 - 01:28

October 26 - Nikkei slips despite firmer dollar, but Sony gains on Apple takeover rumour; other Asian markets pull back from 28-month highs as investors eye corporate earnings.

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Tokyo stocks failed to hold on to gains as most Asian markets slipped -- state. Japanese retailers and exporters had -- support alluded to above eighteen yen to the dollar. As the currency in -- away from a fresh fifteen year high hit Monday. But overall trading was thin as investors awaited key learnings from blue chips such as Canon and Sony this week. Sony shares rose above one point 5%. Amid unconfirmed reports apple could make a bid for the consumer electronics giant. So he has a market cap of about 33 billion dollars well within reach of Apple's estimated fifty billion dollar war chest. Uncertainty about the size of the expected stimulus from the Federal Reserve also kept in pesticide line. The US Central Bank meets next week to decide on monetary policy. Other Asian stocks slipped as markets pulled back from recent twenty month highs aluminum producer channel -- third quarter -- on the hunt saying. Well Warren Buffett back on army could be mighty tumble in Hong Kong October 1990%. Plunge in profit. In history in shares of stock exchange operator is six over 8%. In the objections from independent and opposition lawmakers to the takeover by Singapore's -- TX. Sixty stocks eased back from Monday's five month closing high. --

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Stocks fall; Sony up on Apple rumour

Tuesday, October 26, 2010 - 01:28