Nikkei edges up as yen's rise stalls; glass sector shines

TOKYO Feb 8 Japan’s Nikkei share average edged up on Wednesday, swinging away from earlier losses as the yen’s recent rise against the dollar stalled and upbeat earnings helped shore up market sentiment. The Nikkei closed 0.5 percent higher at 19,007.60.
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