Japan Hot Stocks-Nintendo, high-techs, Toyota

TOKYO, April 14 (BestGrowthStock) – The benchmark Nikkei average
(.N225: ) rose 0.8 percent and the broader TOPIX (.TOPX: ) was 0.6
percent higher on Wednesday.

The following stocks were on the move:
**NINTENDO (7974.OS: ) JUMPS AFTER WINNING PATENT APPEAL**

Nintendo (7974.OS: ) gained 1.9 percent to 31,950 yen after it
won a patent appeal on Tuesday in a fight with Anascape over
technology used in video game controllers. [ID:nN13251146]
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**HIGH-TECH SHARES GAIN AFTER INTEL RESULTS BEAT EXPECTATIONS**

Chip tester maker Advantest Corp (6857.T: ) and other high-tech
shares climbed after Intel’s (INTC.O: ) sales and margin forecasts
handily beat market expectations. [ID:nN1382801]

Intel, the world’s top chip maker, forecast current-quarter
revenue of $10.2 billion, plus or minus $400 million, reinforcing
hopes for an acceleration in the tech sector’s recovery. Analysts
polled by Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S on average expect $9.68
billion. [ID:nN1382801]

Advantest rose 2.4 percent to 2,488 yen, Tokyo Electron
(8035.T: ) gained 3.3 percent to 6,570 yen and Nikon Corp (7731.T: ),
which makes steppers, rose 1.8 percent to 2,082 yen.
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**TOYOTA MOTOR (7203.T: ) SLIPS AFTER LEXUS SALES SUSPENSION**

Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T: ) shed 0.4 percent to 3,690 yen
after the company said in a statement it had asked dealers to
temporarily suspend sales of the 2010 Lexus GX 460.

On Tuesday, influential nonprofit magazine Consumer Reports
urged against buying the sport utility vehicle model, saying
there was a risk it could roll over. [ID:nTOE63C08M]
[ID:nWEN2690]

The rare safety warning from the magazine, which is seen as
an objective voice on auto safety and quality in North America,
comes at a time when Toyota is battling to repair damage to its
reputation from a punishing series of recalls.
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(Reporting by Tokyo newsroom)

Japan Hot Stocks-Nintendo, high-techs, Toyota