Asia Markets: Asia stocks mostly down after weak U.S. cues
Most Asian markets decline as sentiment takes hits from falling commodity prices and weak U.S. corporate results, with some technology stocks dropping after a sharp fall in Apple shares.
Asia Markets: Japan stocks rise, as rest of Asia lower
Japanese stocks gain to outperform a mildly weaker Asian region, with Tokyo investors welcoming signs that the government’s anti-deflation stance is gaining traction with both rival politicians and companies.
Asia Markets: Asia stocks fall as commodity firms weigh
Japanese stocks pull back to join other major Asian stock markets in negative territory, with commodity-sector firms pulled down by earnings-related weakness and broker downgrades.
Asia Markets: Asia stocks struggle; earnings weigh in Japan
Asian shares struggle for traction, with the Japanese market seeing more large earnings-related losses, although gains for commodity stocks offer some support.