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Asian Markets at Close by CNBC September 24, 2013: Asia stocks drift lower in subdued trade; Fed uncertainty weighs

Asian stocks pared back some of their losses on Tuesday as investors continued to fret about the future of U.S. monetary stimulus among a lack of market catalysts. The Shanghai Composite , Australia's S&P ASX 200 and South Korea's Kospi all posted modest losses while Japan's Nikkei and India's benchmark index were flat. "Asian traders have largely sat on their hands today, and asked where to from here as it seems price action in many risk assets is looking a little tired. There hasn't been any major news today and the weaker leads from Europe and Wall Street have simply been replicated in Asian markets," wrote Chris Weston, market strategist at IG in a note. Name Price Change %Change NIKKEI Nikkei 225 Index 14732.