Asian shares ended the day mixed as investors awaited a speech by Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen and digested weak consumer spending data out of the U.S.

Shanghai’s SSE fell 1.3 percent to close at 2,920 while Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 inched down 0.2 percent to finish at 17,104. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng, which reopened after a holiday break Friday and Monday, ended nearly flat. It closed up just 0.1 percent at 20,366.

Chow Tai Fook gained 1.3 percent to finish at 4.78 Hong Kong dollars. Fast Retailing rose 1.7 percent to end at 36,780 yen. Matsuya gained 2.5 percent to finish at 1,023 yen.

Esprit fell 1.6 percent to 6.77 Hong Kong dollars. Global Brands slumped 1.1 percent to 0.940 Hong Kong dollars. Li Ning lost 0.3 percent to end at 3.62 Hong Kong dollars.