Nikkei rises after oil prices gain; market awaits US jobs data

viernes 6 de febrero de 2015 02:15 GYT

By Ayai Tomisawa
    TOKYO, Feb 6 (Reuters) - Japanese shares rose on Friday
after oil prices rebounded, but investors remained cautious
ahead of a U.S. jobs report later in the day that could give
clues on the timing of the U.S. Federal Reserve's plan to raise
    The Nikkei share average ended 0.8 percent higher at
17,648.50. For the week, the Nikkei fell 0.1 percent. 
    The broader Topix rose 0.5 percent to 1,417.19, and
the JPX-Nikkei Index 400 advanced 0.6 percent to

 (Reporting by Ayai Tomisawa; Editing by Richard Borsuk)