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Tokyo: Shares run out of steam after four-day rally

Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 14:38

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[TOKYO] Tokyo shares fell Thursday, snapping a four-day rally, as investors cashed in on a weak lead from US markets after the Trump administration unveiled the outlines of its tax plan.

Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei 225 index lost 0.19 per cent, or 37.56 points, to close at 19,251.87, while the Topix index of all first-section issues edged down 0.05 per cent, or 0.74 points, to 1,536.67.


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