Tokyo stocks recover morning losses by break

Tokyo stocks were marginally higher Friday morning as they recouped early losses sparked by profit-taking.

The benchmark Nikkei 225 index was up 0.06 percent, or 6.36 points, at 11,565.72 by the break while the Topix index of all first-section issues rose 0.43 percent, or 4.22 points, to 979.88.