Nikkei gains 1 pct, helped by strong U.S. June sales for automakers

jueves 2 de julio de 2015 02:08 GYT

TOKYO, July 2 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share average rose
1 percent on Thursday led by automakers, which reported strong
June sales in the United States, and broadly supported by a
weaker yen.
    The Nikkei share average ended 193.18 points higher
at 20,522.50.
    The broader Topix gained 0.7 percent to 1,648.24 and
the JPX-Nikkei Index 400 advanced 0.8 percent to

 (Reporting by Ayai Tomisawa; Editing by Richard Borsuk)