A man looks at an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, June 3, 2014. Japan's Nikkei 225, the regional heavyweight, rose 0.9 percent to 15,068.12. Japanese shares have been

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A man looks at an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, June 3, 2014. Japan's Nikkei 225, the regional heavyweight, rose 0.9 percent to 15,068.12. Japanese shares have been boosted recently by renewed weakness in the yen and expectations the country's giant government pension fund will increase its holdings of shares at the expense of bonds. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)

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Tue, Jun 3, 2014 5:34 PM EDT