Tokyo stocks edge up at close

Tokyo stocks closed modestly higher on Tuesday in lacklustre trade amid worries over the US-China trade war, as investors waited for leads from Wall Street on the issue.

The benchmark Nikkei 225 index edged up 0.02% to end at 20 625.16 while the broader Topix index closed up 0.37% at 1 510.79.

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ZAR/USD
15.16
(+0.02)
ZAR/GBP
20.43
(-0.16)
ZAR/EUR
18.42
(-0.02)
ZAR/AUD
11.27
(+0.05)
ZAR/JPY
0.15
(+0.27)
Gold
1834.04
(-0.32)
Silver
24.10
(+0.38)
Platinum
1060.00
(+3.67)
Brent Crude
48.78
(+0.95)
Palladium
2343.00
(+1.99)
All Share
59419.37
(+0.80)
Top 40
54500.04
(+0.61)
Financial 15
11646.83
(+2.17)
Industrial 25
79758.36
(+0.10)
Resource 10
57015.33
(+0.70)
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