Asian stocks fall ahead of US inflation update


              FILE - An NYSE sign is seen on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange in New York, Wednesday, June 15, 2022.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
            
              A woman wearing a protective mask stands in front of an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm Friday, Oct. 14, 2022, in Tokyo. Asian stock markets surged Friday after Wall Street rebounded from a slump caused by worse-than-forecast inflation numbers. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
            
              People wearing protective masks walk in front of an electronic stock board showing U.S. dollar/Japanese yen exchange rate at a securities firm Friday, Oct. 14, 2022, in Tokyo. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
            
              A person walk in front of an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei index and U.S. dollar/Japanese yen exchange rate at a securities firm Friday, Oct. 14, 2022, in Tokyo. Asian stock markets surged Friday after Wall Street rebounded from a slump caused by worse-than-forecast inflation numbers. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
            
              A person wearing a protective mask walks in front of an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm Friday, Oct. 14, 2022, in Tokyo. Asian stock markets surged Friday after Wall Street rebounded from a slump caused by worse-than-forecast inflation numbers. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
            
              A person wearing a protective mask walks in front of an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm Friday, Oct. 14, 2022, in Tokyo. Asian stock markets surged Friday after Wall Street rebounded from a slump caused by worse-than-forecast inflation numbers. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
            
              FILE - An NYSE sign is seen on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange in New York, Wednesday, June 15, 2022.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
            
              FILE - An NYSE sign is seen on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange in New York, Wednesday, June 15, 2022.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
            
              FILE - An NYSE sign is seen on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange in New York, Wednesday, June 15, 2022.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
            
              FILE - An NYSE sign is seen on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange in New York, Wednesday, June 15, 2022.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
            
              FILE - An NYSE sign is seen on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange in New York, Wednesday, June 15, 2022.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
            
              FILE - An NYSE sign is seen on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange in New York, Wednesday, June 15, 2022.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
            
              FILE - An NYSE sign is seen on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange in New York, Wednesday, June 15, 2022.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
            
              FILE - An NYSE sign is seen on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange in New York, Wednesday, June 15, 2022.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
            
              FILE - An NYSE sign is seen on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange in New York, Wednesday, June 15, 2022.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
            
              FILE - An NYSE sign is seen on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange in New York, Wednesday, June 15, 2022.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
            
              FILE - An NYSE sign is seen on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange in New York, Wednesday, June 15, 2022.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
            
              FILE - An NYSE sign is seen on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange in New York, Wednesday, June 15, 2022.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
            
              FILE - A trader looks over his cell phone outside the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2022, in the financial district of Manhattan in New York.   (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
            
              A currency trader watches monitors at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Oct. 13, 2022. Asian stock markets fell Thursday ahead of an update on U.S. inflation that investors worry will reinforce the Federal Reserve's plans for more aggressive interest rate hikes. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
            
              Currency traders watch monitors at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Oct. 13, 2022. Asian stock markets fell Thursday ahead of an update on U.S. inflation that investors worry will reinforce the Federal Reserve's plans for more aggressive interest rate hikes. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
            
              A currency trader watches monitors at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Oct. 13, 2022. Asian stock markets fell Thursday ahead of an update on U.S. inflation that investors worry will reinforce the Federal Reserve's plans for more aggressive interest rate hikes. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
            
              A currency trader talks on the phone at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Oct. 13, 2022. Asian stock markets fell Thursday ahead of an update on U.S. inflation that investors worry will reinforce the Federal Reserve's plans for more aggressive interest rate hikes. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
Asian stocks fall ahead of US inflation update