Nikkei edges lower as strong yen bites; bank stocks up

Japan’s Nikkei share average edged lower on Thursday morning, hit by declines in automakers and electronic component makers as the strong yen soured investor appetite. The yen has risen this week after the Bank of Japan had on Tuesday trimmed its buying of …
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