TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan's Nikkei share average rebounded on Thursday as investors flocked to companies posting rosy earnings such as brewer Asahi Group Holdings , but profit-taking in financials limited gains and pulled down the broader Topix index. Analysts said that investors moved cautiously ahead of a two-day meeting of G20 finance ministers opening Friday due to concern that the yen's recent sharp fall could be criticised at the gathering. The Nikkei gained 0.5 percent to 11,307.28. That is 1.7 percent below the 33-month high of 11,498.42 hit on February 6. …
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