JPX MARKETS TODAY : Tuesday, 07 AUG 2018 [Subtitled in English]

Topics
– HOUSEHOLD SPENDING SLUMPS
Down 1.2% in June, 5th Month of Declines
– U.S. TO IMPOSE SANCTIONS ON IRAN
Will Target Dollars, Coal and Auto Sector
– NIKKEI REBOUNDS
Solid Earnings Support Overall Market

Corporate News
EARNINGS IN FOCUS
– JAPAN STEEL WORK Q1 SURGES
Net Profit Skyrockets 114%, FY Outlook Raised
– SOFTBANK LOGS RECORD PROFIT
Operating Profit Jumps 49% on Flipkart Sale
– SUBARU Q1 PLUNGES
Operating Profit Slides 52%
– JAPAN TOBACCO ACQUISITION
Will Buy Bangladeshi Cigarette maker