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Strong dollar lifts Japan shares toward 13-month high

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Spreadbetters pointed to a firm opening for European bourses, while E-Mini futures for the S&P 500 added another 0.1 percent. The strength of the U.S. currency kept a lid on commodity prices, but helped Japan's exporter-heavy stock market rally toward its biggest daily increase in almost two months. It was further aided by domestic data showing factory activity had expanded at the Read entire story.

Source: Stock Markets News Headlines – Yahoo! News

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