Most Japan Shares Drop as Topix Index Retreats From 11-Week HighBy and
Paper makers decline, while banks and drug stocks advance
51% of Topix companies this earnings season beat estimates
An afternoon rally in Japanese stocks couldn’t stop the Topix index retreating from an 11-week high after the OECD trimmed its global economic growth forecasts. Paper makers led losses, while banks and pharmaceutical shares advanced.
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