Markets in Asia were mostly lower.
The Nikkei fell .7% to 8,273.Mitsubishi Corp fell sharply.
The Hang Seng was off ,4% to 12,859.
The Shanghai Composite was up 6.1% to 2,018.
At the open, the FTSE fell .6% to 4,185. Barclays (BCS) was down over 4% The Dax lost .3% to 4,563.
Data from Reuters.
Douglas A. McIntyre