Tokyo stocks close mixed after Trump cans N.Korea summit

Tokyo - Tokyo stocks closed flat on Friday, shored up by bargain hunting after pessimism from Washington's cancellation of a planned summit with North Korea.

The benchmark Nikkei 225 index inched up 0.06% to close at 22 450.79, while the broader Topix index slipped 0.22% to 1 771.70.

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ZAR/USD
16.55
(-1.68)
ZAR/GBP
21.27
(-1.04)
ZAR/EUR
19.51
(-1.17)
ZAR/AUD
12.03
(-1.34)
ZAR/JPY
0.16
(-2.04)
Gold
1930.81
(-0.87)
Silver
26.26
(-1.69)
Platinum
917.00
(-1.29)
Brent Crude
43.55
(0.00)
Palladium
2323.00
(-0.62)
All Share
53180.46
(-2.73)
Top 40
48996.71
(-2.78)
Financial 15
9531.20
(-3.15)
Industrial 25
70952.10
(-2.21)
Resource 10
53597.62
(-3.32)
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