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Nikkei edges up on short-covering after Wall Street jump
February 27, 2013 / 12:10 AM / in 5 years

Nikkei edges up on short-covering after Wall Street jump

TOKYO, Feb 27 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share average edged
up on Wednesday on short-covering after falling sharply on the
previous day, as hopes for continuing Federal Reserve stimulus
boosted Wall Street.
    The Nikkei added 0.1 percent to 11,412.79, while the
broader Topix was flat at 967.00.

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