RTTNews - Foreign residents became net sellers of Japan stocks last week and remained net buyers of Japan bonds and notes.

Japan's Ministry of Finance reported Thursday that foreigners sold a net 52.5 billion yen worth of Japan-based stocks for the week of July 5 through 11, having been net purchasers the week before.

Foreigners were net buyers of 130.6 billion yen in Japan bonds and notes for the week, their second week as net purchasers.

Residents of Japan, meanwhile, remained net buyers of foreign based stocks for a fourth straight week. The ministry said Japan residents acquired a net 52.4 billion yen in foreign stocks for the week.

Japan residents were buyers of a net 679.3 billion yen in Japan bonds and notes for the week, having been net sellers the week before.

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