Company Shares of Nippon Light Metal (TOKYO:5703) Up 3.33 Percent

TOKYO, JAPAN – Nippon Light Metal Holdings Co Ltd (TOKYO:5703)’s stocks rose 3.33 percent in today’s trading session to end the day at 186.0. Nippon Light was one of the best performers of the session on the Nikkei 225.

Nippon Light’s stock opened at 185.0 and reached a high of 189.0 during Monday trading, with a low of 183.0. Monday’s close was 6.0 higher than last week’s 180.0. A total of 5,144,300 shares exchanged hands today, with a total value of 956.15 million.

Nippon Light Metal Holdings Co Ltd (TOKYO:5703) posted its year’s high of 237.0 on June 04, 2015 and its year’s lowest of 159 on January 15, 2015. The company has a total market capitalization of 98.12 billion.

Nippon Light Metal Holdings Co., Ltd is a Japanese multinational public industrial holding company that through its subsidiaries is mainly engaged in the manufacture and sale of aluminum and chemical products.

It is listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the Nikkei 225.

In 1939 Nippon Light Metal Co. was incorporated jointly by Furukawa Electric and Tokyo Dento (currently TEPCO) to start the aluminum smelting and in 2012 Nippon Light Metal Holdings Co., a pure holding company for the former, was established. –