CORRECTED-Nikkei edges up for 6th day in choppy trade as Brexit panic fades

lunes 4 de julio de 2016 00:19 GYT
 

(Fixes percentage gain of Nikkei in 3rd paragraph)

* Shiseido gains on agreement with D&G

* Exporters rise as yen stabilises

By Ayai Tomisawa

TOKYO, July 4 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share average edged up on Monday morning in choppy trade, extending its five-day winning streak as global worries over Britain's vote to leave the European Union receded.

The Nikkei opened down 0.8 percent, but was up 0.3 percent to 15,723.86 by midmorning trade.

The benchmark rose 4.9 percent over the course of its five-day rally last week.

But volume is likely to be subdued as U.S. financial markets remain closed on Monday for the Independence Day holiday.

Stability in the dollar, which was at 102.48 yen, and rallies in U.S. and European shares on Friday have stabilised market sentiment, traders said.   Continuación...