Asia stocks at two-year highs, look pricey; oil climbs

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FILE PHOTO: Pedestrians are reflected on an electronic board showing Japan's Nikkei average (top L), the Dow Jones average (top R) and the stock averages of other countries outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, January 26, 2017.  REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

FILE PHOTO: Pedestrians are reflected on an electronic board showing Japan’s Nikkei average (top L), the Dow Jones average (top R) and the stock averages of other countries outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, January 26, 2017. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

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