Asian Shares Mostly Decline Before Start of FOMC Meeting
Asian stocks were mostly lower before the Federal Open Market Committee begins its two-day policy meeting on Tuesday.
Most economists expect the Fed to trim its bond-buying program by $10 billion.
Japanese markets reopened after a three-day holiday weekend.
In ADR news, LG Display ( LPL ) is feeling heat from little-known Chinese LCD makers, according to Reuters. Several brokerages also cut Q3 earnings forecasts for LPL, CNBC.com says.
CNOOC Limited ( CEO ) says its ADRs were approved to trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange on Wednesday.
The Nikkei ended down 0.65% at 14,311.67, the Hang Seng down 0.31% at 23,180.52 and the Straits Times up 0.05% at 3,180.92.