Asia stocks cut their earlier profits as they sank today, notwithstanding the NASDAQ and the S&P 500 closing at record-high levels.
The Nikkei 225 in Japan fell more than 0.3% while the Topix index was down 0.7%. The AUD dropped to $0.7034 following the announcement of the inflation figures.
S&P 500 and NASDAQ on the move
Daily Analysis - 24/04/2019