Asia Markets And Europe Open (12/17/2009)

Markets in Asia were lower.

The fell .1% to 10,163. Mitsubishi UFJ (NYSE:MTU) fell.

The Hang Seng was down 1.5% to 21,305.

The Shanghai Composite was lower by 2.3% to 3,179.

At the open in Europe, the FTSE was down .8% to 5,278. The Dax was off .8% to 5,859. The CAC 40 was down .5%.

Data from Reuters and MarketWatch.

Douglas A. McIntyre