TOKYO, Oct 6 - Japan's Nikkei average rose 0.7 percent on Tuesday, lifted by exporters such as Kyocera Corp (6971.T) after optimism about upcoming U.S. earnings and strong services sector data boosted Wall Street.
The benchmark Nikkei .N225 gained 69.93 points to 9,744.42. It fell 0.6 percent the previous day to book its lowest finish since July 21.
The broader Topix added 0.6 percent to 872.64. (Reporting by Aiko Hayashi)