Asia Markets And Europe Open 9/8/2009

Markets in Asia were higher.

The Nikkei rose .7% to 10,393. Toyota (TM) traded higher.

The Hang Seng was up 1.5% to 20,941.

The Shanghai Composite was higher by 1.7% to 2,930.

At the open in Europe, the FTSE rose .4% to 4,951. The Dax was up .3% to 5,479. Deutsche Telekom (DT) rose. The CAC 40 was up .3% to 3,660. France Telecom (FTE) was up.

Data from MarketWatch and Reuters.

Douglas A. McIntyre