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Seoul shares seen lower on US fiscal cues, eyes on China data SEOUL, Sept 30 (Reuters) – Seoul shares are seen tracking Wall Street lower on Monday as investors avoid risk ahead of a possible U.S. government shutdown, although China data due later in the day may help recover losses. Investors were wary after … Read…

Seoul shares fall on US fiscal concerns, chipmakers weak SEOUL, Sept 25 (Reuters) – Seoul shares fell on Wednesday morning as uncertainty about the Federal Reserve's policy stance and concerns about a U.S. fiscal struggle jangled nerves. The Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) was down 0.5 percent … Read more on Reuters

Seoul shares to extend losses as US fiscal uncertainty mounts SEOUL, Dec 24 (Reuters) – Seoul shares are likely to decline on Monday before the Christmas recess, with a setback in talks to avert a looming U.S. fiscal crisis also dimming prospects. "Investors will cut positions in response to the U.S. budget … Read more…

Seoul shares flat on US fiscal talks, Korean election SEOUL, Dec 17 (Reuters) – South Korean shares were nearly flat in choppy trading as investors shied away from large bets due to uncertainties such as the coming presidential election and U.S. fiscal concerns. The Korea Composite Stock Price Index … Read more on Reuters

Seoul shares seen inching up on hints of US fiscal compromise SEOUL, Nov 29 (Reuters) – Seoul shares are likely to edge up on Thursday, tracing Wall Street gains as the hints of a possible compromise on U.S. fiscal talks spurs investor appetite. "Global stocks have recently tended to focus on one issue, which is…

Seoul shares end at 3-week high on hints of US fiscal compromise SEOUL Nov 29 (Reuters) – South Korean shares climbed on Thursday, hitting a three-week closing high as hints of a possible compromise in U.S. fiscal talks spurred investor appetite. The Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) rose 1.15 percent to … Read more…

Seoul shares seen rangebound as US fiscal worries persist SEOUL, Nov 12(Reuters) – South Korean stocks are expected to tread water on Monday after losing ground last week because of U.S. fiscal concerns and the euro zone's debt crisis. "The stock market will be rangebound today as uncertainty persists over … Read more on Reuters

Seoul shares edge down as investors focus on US fiscal worry SEOUL Nov 9 (Reuters) – South Korean shares ended down on Friday but pared early losses as investors waited for possible clues to resolving the looming U.S. fiscal cliff in a statement due later from U.S. President Barack Obama. The Korea Composite … Read…

South Korea's Bahk Rules Out Additional Fiscal Stimulus “You don't plant a tree in winter,” Bahk said yesterday in an interview with Bloomberg News in Seoul. While Asia's fourth-largest economy retains room to boost growth both through monetary and fiscal measures, 3 percent growth “is not bad, given the … Read more on Bloomberg