Markets in Asia were mixed and Hong Kong was closed for a holiday.
The Nikkei fell 1.7% to 16,814. Kobe Stell fell 3.7% to 422. Sony (SNE) fell 2% to 5320. Yahoo Japan rose 4.5% to 56200.
The Shanghai Composite fell .1% to 6,818.
Data from Reuters
Douglas A. McIntyre