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Japanese stocks gain, with yen boosting exporters

LOS ANGELES (MarketWatch) — Japanese stocks advanced early Monday, with exporters mostly higher as the yen weakened against the dollar, and with banks also rising ahead of a key meeting of French and German leaders slated for later in the day. The Nikkei Stock Average added 0.4% to 8,680.63, while the Topix also added 0.4%. […]