Asian shares open higher after modest gains on Wall Street
Stocks advanced in Tokyo, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Seoul and Sydney in early trading.
The S&P 500 is still on track for its first weekly loss in six weeks after eking out a gain of under 0.1%, while gains in technology companies helped push the Nasdaq up 0.5%.
The mixed showing came a day after a surge in inflation tripped up major indexes.
Disney sank 7.1% in heavy trading after reporting slower subscriber gains for its streaming channel.
Beyond Meat dropped 13.3% after reporting a much wider loss than analysts were expecting.
Bond trading was closed for Veterans Day.