Asia Markets 7/27/2007

July 27, 2007 by Douglas A. McIntyre

Markets in Asia fell sharply.

The Nikkei was off 2.4% to 17,284. Canon (CAJ) was off 5.5% to 6510. Honda (HMC) was down 2.5% to to 4910. Sony (SNE) was up 1.1% to 6420.

The Hang Seng fell 3% to 22,517. China Netcom (CN) was down 3.7% to 19.94. China Unicom (CHU) was down 4.8% to 13.58.

The Shanghai Composite was also down.

Data from Reuters

Douglas A. McIntyre