Japanese Stocks Fall Third Day as Commodities Tumble, Yen Gains

Japanese Stocks Fall Third Day as Commodities Tumble, Yen Gains

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The Topix surged 57 percent from mid-November through yesterday, gaining the most among major indexes, as the yen fell amid pledges from Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and BOJ Governor Haruhiko Kuroda to beat deflation.