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Japanese corporate earnings that came after market yesterday...

Olympus (7733 JT)
- H1 2012 FY 2012 operating profit JPY 18.04bln.
- Cuts FY 2012 operating profit forecast 24.0% to JPY 38.00bln.
- Raises FY 2012 net income forecast 14.3% to JPY 8.00bln.
- Books one-time gain of JPY 15.6bln on sales of shares.

Chiba bank (8331 JT)
- H1 net income falls 6.2% to JPY 22bln.
- Co. is to buy back up to 1.14% of shares for as much as JPY 5bln.

Print 23:13, 12 Nov 2012 - Asian News - Source: Newswires