Tokyo stocks open lower after Wall St losses

16 Apr 2019 / 08:39 H.

TOKYO: Tokyo stocks opened lower on Tuesday, with investors turning cautious after modest drops on Wall Street.

The benchmark Nikkei 225 index, which jumped 1.37 percent the previous day, slipped 0.17%, or 38.46 points, to 22,130.65 in early trade. The broader Topix index was down 0.19%, or 3.14 points, at 1,624.79. — AFP

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