A shopper rides an escalator past a logo of Hitachi Corp at an electronics retail store in Tokyo February 3, 2014. Hitachi Ltd, Japan's largest electronics conglomerate, raised its full-year earnings ... more 
A shopper rides an escalator past a logo of Hitachi Corp at an electronics retail store in Tokyo February 3, 2014. Hitachi Ltd, Japan's largest electronics conglomerate, raised its full-year earnings forecast on February 4, putting it on course to break through a 23-year-old profit record as the automotive and construction sectors boosted its earnings. Picture taken February 3, 2014. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS LOGO) less 
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