bucking Wall St losses

Asian shares gain on rosy Japan data, bucking Wall St losses

TOKYO /February 20, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Shares were higher in Asia on Wednesday, supported by rosy manufacturing data from Japan. The gains came despite losses on Wall Street, where a six-day winning streak was snapped by a plunge in Walmart stock and losses in other sectors. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s Nikkei 225 index climbed 0.6 percent to … Continue reading Asian shares gain on rosy Japan data, bucking Wall St losses