Nikkei ends down, but Canon, Mitsubishi Motor up


(Updates to close) TOKYO, Sept 28 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei average slipped 0.3 percent amid thin trade on Friday to end the first half of the fiscal year down 2.9 percent, as Mitsubishi Estate Co Ltd slipped after recent sharp gains. But Mitsubishi Motor Corp shot up after it tripled its group operating profit forecast for the first half while Canon Inc extended gains on news about a possible additional share buyback. [ID:nT113161] The Nikkei average lost 46.53 points, or 0.28 ...

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