Nikkei edges higher as banks, trading firms offset weak pharmaceuticals

TOKYO, Dec 22 (Reuters) – Japan’s Nikkei share average eked out small gains on Friday as gains in banks and commodities trading houses offset weakness in pharmaceuticals, while Kobe Steel stumbled after it said senior executives were aware of its data …
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