|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||4.99 - 5.56|
|52 Week Range||2.19 - 6.11|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||1.31|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.07 (1.22%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Mar 27, 2020|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Japanese shares closed lower on Friday as the safe-haven yen strengthened on dismal U.S. data, while the resurgence of COVID-19 cases dampened hopes of a swift economic rebound. Market extended losses in the afternoon as Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike warned that Japan's capital could declare a state of emergency if the coronavirus situation deteriorated further, after fresh infections jumped by a record daily high of 463. Worries over a delay in economic recovery kept the U.S. dollar under pressure, down briefly against the yen at 104.195 yen, a 4-1/2 month low.
Japanese shares dropped on Friday as the safe-haven yen strengthened on dismal U.S. economic data, while semi-conductor maker Advantest plunged on weak earnings to lead the largest percentage losses in the index. In a separate report, the U.S. Labor Department data indicated that jobless claims increased 12,000 to a seasonally adjusted 1.434 million in the week ending July 25. Worries over a delay in economic recovery kept the U.S. dollar under pressure, falling as low as 104.20 in Asia trade.
SoftBank-backed online fashion retailer Zozo Inc's shares closed up 21% on Friday in their largest single-session gain, a day after reporting a 34% jump in first-quarter operating profit as Japanese consumers embrace online shopping. The results are a bright spot in a fashion industry hammered by the coronavirus outbreak as consumers stay home, benefiting from brands shifting unsold inventory to the site. The profit growth is a tailwind for CEO Kotaro Sawada, who took over from flamboyant founder Yusaku Maezawa after the sale to SoftBank Group, which exerts control via its domestic internet business Z Holdings.