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Seoul: Shares edge up as battered firms get some respite; won down [SEOUL] South Korean shares rebounded from early losses to sneak into positive territory on Wednesday, helped by bargain hunting of battered stocks a day after the market suffered its biggest one-day slump in a year. The Korea Composite Stock Price … Read more on…

(LEAD) Seoul shares edge up 0.28 pct on gains in Samsung shares SEOUL, Oct. 31 (Yonhap) — South Korean shares edged up 0.28 percent Friday as investors indulged in Samsung Electronics shares on growing expectations for dividend payouts, analysts said. The local currency fell sharply against the U.S. dollar. Read more on Yonhap News

Seoul: Shares edge lower as gains from China PMI fade; won retreats [SEOUL] South Korean shares drifted lower on Thursday morning after a choppy session, as initial gains on the back of a Chinese factory activity survey quickly faded. The Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) was down 0.15 per cent at 1,934.08 … Read…

Seoul: Shares squander early gains to edge lower on profit-taking; won falls [SEOUL] South Korean shares gave up early gains and drifted lower on Monday as offshore funds, rattled by steep falls in the local currency cutting into their profits, sold some of their holdings. The Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) fell 0.39 ……

Seoul: Shares squander early gains to edge lower on profit-taking; won falls [SEOUL] South Korean shares gave up early gains and drifted lower on Monday as offshore funds, rattled by steep falls in the local currency cutting into their profits, sold some of their holdings. The Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) fell 0.39 ……

Seoul: Won falls to 5-mth low on US rate outlook, shares edge lower [SEOUL] The South Korean won fell to a 5-month low on Monday, as growing anticipation of an early rate hike by the US Federal Reserve prompted investors to chase long-positions in the dollar. The won was quoted at 1,038.0 to the dollar…

Seoul: Shares edge up, card companies face sanction [SEOUL] Seoul shares climbed to a fresh three-week closing high on Wednesday, ahead of key corporate earnings results. The Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) ended up 0.3 per cent at 1,970.42 points, its highest close since Dec 30. It was the … Read more on Business Times…

Seoul shares edge up; shrug off soft Samsung Elec Q4 forecast SEOUL Jan 7 (Reuters) – Seoul shares edged higher in early trading on Tuesday, shrugging off Samsung Electronics Co's disappointing fourth-quarter forecast on bargain hunting and easing concerns about the yen's fall. The Korea Composite Stock Price … Read more on Reuters

Seoul shares edge up as autos rally, on track for weekly gain SEOUL, Dec 20 (Reuters) – Seoul shares rose on Friday morning, with battered automakers such as Hyundai Motor lifted by bargain hunting while investors assessed the Federal Reserve's decision to unwind stimulus. The Korea Composite Stock Price Index … Read more on Reuters