JPX MARKETS TODAY : Wednesday, 08 AUG 2018 [Subtitled in English]

Topics
– U.S-JAPAN TRADE TALKS
Representatives to Meet in Washington
– U.S.-CHINA TRADE
U.S. to Impose 25% Tariffs on $16 bln of Imports
– TOKYO STOCKS VOLATILE
Earnings Give Boost, But Trade Concerns Loom
– TOKYO STOCKS VOLATILE
Banks Outperform

Corporate News
EARNINGS IN FOCUS
– NIKON Q1 PROFIT SURGES
Net Profit Up Nearly 84%
– DAIKIN Q1 PROFIT
Operating Profit Up 11.7%
– TOSHIBA RECORD Q1 PROFIT
Company Benefits from Sale of Toshiba Memory
– NTT IT BUSINESS
Will Set Up Global IT Holding Firm
– BBG: SOFTBANK INVESTING IN ELE.ME
Will Invest Up to $5 bln