NEW YORK, April 18 U.S.-listed shares of Asian
companies fell on Thursday, pressured by Apple component
suppliers, on concerns of slowing sales of the iPhone maker's
products, while global growth worries dampened the appeal of
Asian blue-chip exporters also faltered, with U.S.-listed
shares of Toyota Motor off 1 percent at $110.55. Honda
Motor Co was also off 1 percent at $39.10.
South Korean shares were also pressured, closing near a
five-month low, as LG Display, a key supplier of Apple, led a
broad selloff of tech stocks.
U.S.-listed shares of LG Display lost 2.2 percent to
Among European ADRs, banks were the worst-hit sector.
Traders cited weak results from U.S. peer Morgan Stanley
as contributing to the decline.
U.S.-listed shares of Barclays fell 2.6 percent to
$17.33 and Credit Suisse lost 2 percent to $27.00.
The BNY Mellon index of leading American depositary receipts
fell 0.1 percent, while the Standard & Poor's 500 index
lost 0.7 percent.
The BNY Mellon index of leading European ADRs fell
The BNY Mellon index of leading Asian ADRs were off
The BNY Mellon index of leading Latin American ADRs
rose 0.1 percent.