Asian markets were mixed Friday. European stocks have added modest gains, while futures are flat...

|By:, SA News Editor

Asian markets were mixed Friday. European stocks have added modest gains, while futures are flat as investors await another batch of big-name Q3 earnings reports.
Asia: Nikkei +0.18% to 10,258. Hang Seng -0.31% to 21,930. Shanghai -0.11% to 2,977. BSE +0.74% to 17,323.
Europe at midday: London +0.4%. Paris +0.2%. Frankfurt +0.5%.
Futures: Dow -0.1% at 9957. S&P -0.1% to 1089. Nasdaq flat. Crude -0.5% to $77.65. Gold -0.1% to $1,050. 30-year bond +0.11% to 118-29. 10-year +0.07%. Euro -0.1% vs. dollar. Yen -0.5%. Pound +0.2%.