Nikkei posts biggest rise in 3 weeks on solid U.S. data, rebound in oil price

jueves 8 de enero de 2015 02:14 GYT

TOKYO, Jan 8 (Reuters) - Japanese stocks posted their
biggest rise in three weeks on Thursday after upbeat U.S.
employment data and a rebound in oil prices eased investor
concerns about the global economy.
    In its best day since Dec. 19, the Nikkei rose 1.7
percent to 17,167.10.
    The broader Topix added 1.3 percent to 1,377.67, and
the JPX-Nikkei Index 400 gained 1.3 percent to

 (Reporting by Ayai Tomisawa; Editing by Richard Borsuk)