US stock indexes are mixed in midday trading today (Wednesday).
The Dow Jones Industrial Average has fallen three points to 10,467. The S & P 500 has gained nearly two points at 1174. The NASDAQ is up nearly six points at 1,995.
London's Financial Times index closed the day down 27 points at 4,910. The CAC-40 in Paris fell 15 points lower at 4,032, and the DAX index in Frankfurt was down three and half points at 4,317.
Tokyo's Nikkei index lost 103 points to finish at 11,739. Hong Kong's Hang Seng index lost more than one percent (173 points) to close at 13,604.
The price of gold in London is 425 dollars, 60 cents an ounce, down six dollars.
The dollar (in London) is higher against other major currencies.Information for this report is provided by AFP.