Asia Markets 8/13/2007

August 13, 2007 by Douglas A. McIntyre

Markets in Asia were modestly higher.

The Nikkei rose .2% to 16,800. NEC (NIPNY) was down 1.4% to 550. NTT (NTT) was up 1.4% to 503000.

The Hang Seng was up .3% to 21,867. China Mobile (CHL) was up 1% to 85.5. China Netcom (CN) was down 1.2% to 18.86.

The Shanghai Composite rose 1.5% to 4,820.

Data from Reuters

Douglas A. McIntyre