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Being one of only two stocks to have made losses in a bull market is like watching everyone go out to play while you’ve been grounded. Fanuc and Nikon are the wallflowers of the blue-chip Topix 100. But with the gain in the Japanese index now one-third already this year, and the index’s forward price/earnings ratio climbing 12 per cent just this month, then stocks that have not rocketed should interest bargain hunters.

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