Markets in Asia were lower.
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