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Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street ends little changed

Asian stocks were mixed Friday after Wall Street ended little changed as exchanges that shut for the Lunar New Year resumed trading.

KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite index lost 0.6 percent to 3,138.99 while Tokyo's Nikkei 225 lost 0.1 percent to 18,893.13. Hong Kong's Hang Seng shed 0.6 percent to 23,042.08. Seoul's Kospi was unchanged at 2,072.29 and Sydney's S&P-ASX 200 fell 0.4 percent to 5,625.30. Manila and Singapore retreated, while New Zealand, Taiwan and Jakarta gained.

WALL STREET: Cautious investors focused on earnings reports from U.S. companies including Facebook and Merck. Ryder System, a truck leasing company, fell 8 percent after earnings fell short...

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