TABLE-Foreign investors sold Japan stocks last week

TOKYO, Feb 4 (BestGrowthStock) – Foreign investors sold a net 32.9
billion yen ($361.5 million) of Japanese stocks last week,
capital flows data from the Ministry of Finance showed on
Thursday.

Details of net investments were as follows (in billion yen).
FOREIGN INVESTMENT IN JAPAN: (net)

stocks bonds bills
Jan 24-Jan 30 -32.9 -238.7 -218.8
Jan 17-Jan 23 +230.9r +109.4r +15.7
JAPANESE INVESTMENT ABROAD: (a minus sign indicates net selling
and inflows of funds into Japan)

stocks bonds bills
Jan 24-Jan 30 +125.8 +906.4 -56.1
Jan 17-Jan 23 -26.0 +662.3r -21.0

Note:

– “r” notes revised figure

– As of January 2005, the ministry changed its calculation
methods for weekly capital flows to match its Balance of Payments
figures and previous data are not directly comparable.

– Bonds include beneficiary certificates.

– Figures are based on contracts and are rounded.
The MOF’s capital flows data can be found in English at:
http://www.mof.go.jp/english/e1c009.htm
The MOF’s portfolio flows data can be found in English at:
http://www.mof.go.jp/bpoffice/ebppi.htm

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TABLE-Foreign investors sold Japan stocks last week