TOKYO , Feb. 5 -- ( Kyodo ) _ Tokyo shares bounced back Wednesday morning following recent sharp losses, led by gains in high-tech and automaker issues with strong earnings, such as Toyota and Panasonic, with market sentiment lifted following a rebound on Wall Street . The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average rose 52.73 points, or 0.38 percent, from Tuesday to 14,061.20. The broader Topix index of all First Section issues on the Tokyo Stock Exchange was up 12.42 points, or 1.09 percent, at 1,151.69. By sector, automaker, insurance, mining and electronics issues gained ground while oil and coal, utility, and shipping shares faced selling.
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