Japan share market finished session lower on Wednesday, 11 April 2018, as many investors booked recent profit in the absence of other fresh buying incentives and yen's firmness against the dollar. The 225-issue Nikkei average sagged 107.22 points, or 0.49 percent, to close at 21,687.10.
The broader Topix index of all First Section issues on the Tokyo Stock Exchange was down 6.64 points, or 0.38 percent, at 1,725.30. Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Tokyo Stock Exchange by 2146 to 1209 and 187 ended unchanged. The Nikkei Volatility, which measures the implied volatility of Nikkei 225 options, was down 1.32% to 20.96.
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