Asian markets mixed ahead of US elections, inflation data


              Currency traders watch computer monitors near the screens showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI), left, and the foreign exchange rate between U.S. dollar and South Korean won at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of the U.S. midterm elections and a major inflation update due later in the week. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
            
              A currency trader walks near the screens at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of the U.S. midterm elections and a major inflation update due later in the week. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
            
              A currency trader walks near the screens showing foreign exchange rates at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of the U.S. midterm elections and a major inflation update due later in the week. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
            
              A currency trader walks near the screen showing the foreign exchange rate between U.S. dollar and South Korean won at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of the U.S. midterm elections and a major inflation update due later in the week. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
            
              Currency traders watch computer monitors near the screens showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI), left, and the foreign exchange rate between U.S. dollar and South Korean won at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of the U.S. midterm elections and a major inflation update due later in the week. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
            
              A currency trader walks near the screens at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of the U.S. midterm elections and a major inflation update due later in the week. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
            
              A currency trader walks near the screens showing foreign exchange rates at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of the U.S. midterm elections and a major inflation update due later in the week. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
            
              A currency trader walks near the screen showing the foreign exchange rate between U.S. dollar and South Korean won at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of the U.S. midterm elections and a major inflation update due later in the week. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
            
              Currency traders watch computer monitors near the screens showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI), left, and the foreign exchange rate between U.S. dollar and South Korean won at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of the U.S. midterm elections and a major inflation update due later in the week. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
            
              A currency trader walks near the screens at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of the U.S. midterm elections and a major inflation update due later in the week. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
            
              A currency trader walks near the screens showing foreign exchange rates at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of the U.S. midterm elections and a major inflation update due later in the week. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
            
              A currency trader walks near the screen showing the foreign exchange rate between U.S. dollar and South Korean won at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of the U.S. midterm elections and a major inflation update due later in the week. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
            
              Currency traders watch computer monitors near the screens showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI), left, and the foreign exchange rate between U.S. dollar and South Korean won at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of the U.S. midterm elections and a major inflation update due later in the week. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
            
              A currency trader walks near the screens at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of the U.S. midterm elections and a major inflation update due later in the week. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
            
              A currency trader walks near the screens showing foreign exchange rates at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of the U.S. midterm elections and a major inflation update due later in the week. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
            
              A currency trader walks near the screen showing the foreign exchange rate between U.S. dollar and South Korean won at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of the U.S. midterm elections and a major inflation update due later in the week. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
            
              A man looks at Japan's Nikkei 225 index on monitors also showing the Japanese yen against the U.S. dollar, center, and the New York Dow index, far left, at a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. Asian stocks were mixed Tuesday ahead of the U.S. midterm elections with trading likely to stay bumpy in a week that brings new inflation data and other events that could shake markets. (AP Photo/Hiro Komae)
            
              A man looks at monitors showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. Asian stocks were mixed Tuesday ahead of the U.S. midterm elections with trading likely to stay bumpy in a week that brings new inflation data and other events that could shake markets. (AP Photo/Hiro Komae)
            
              Men walk by monitors showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. Asian stocks were mixed Tuesday ahead of the U.S. midterm elections with trading likely to stay bumpy in a week that brings new inflation data and other events that could shake markets. (AP Photo/Hiro Komae)
            
              A woman walks across from a securities firm showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index in Tokyo, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. Asian stocks were mixed Tuesday ahead of the U.S. midterm elections with trading likely to stay bumpy in a week that brings new inflation data and other events that could shake markets. (AP Photo/Hiro Komae)
            
              A man uses his mobile phone in front of monitors showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. Asian stocks were mixed Tuesday ahead of the U.S. midterm elections with trading likely to stay bumpy in a week that brings new inflation data and other events that could shake markets. (AP Photo/Hiro Komae)
            
              Women move past monitors showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. Asian stocks were mixed Tuesday ahead of the U.S. midterm elections with trading likely to stay bumpy in a week that brings new inflation data and other events that could shake markets. (AP Photo/Hiro Komae)