Stock price rises for the first time in 5 business days February 19 16:22
On the 19th Tokyo Stock Market, stocks that had recently dropped were repurchasing and stock prices rose.
The Nikkei Stock Average closed at 23,400.70 yen, 206.90 yen higher than the previous day, rising for the first time in 5 business days.
TSE stock index = Topics rose 6.15 to 1671.86, which was the first rise in 8 business days.
The daily volume was 1.13397 million shares.
Market officials said, "While yesterday the price fell sharply due to concerns about the spread of the new coronavirus, there was a move to buy back stocks that had fallen due to the weak yen in the foreign exchange market. Concern about the spread of infection is persistent and many investors are cautious about dealings. "