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Seoul shares likely to stay volatile next week amid rate hike woes SEOUL, Nov. 14 (Yonhap) — South Korean shares are expected to stay volatile next week as prospects for a U.S. rate hike within this year will grow, weighing on investors minds and holding back their exposure, analysts said Saturday. The benchmark … Read…

Seoul shares start lower on shippers, tech firms SEOUL, Nov. 9 (Yonhap) — South Korean stocks started lower on Monday as investors offloaded shippers and tech firms, analysts said. The benchmark Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) shed 12.71 points, or 0.62 percent, to 2,028.36 in the first 15 … Read more on Yonhap News

(LEAD) Seoul shares close lower on U.S. rate woes SEOUL, Oct. 30 (Yonhap) — South Korean stocks closed 0.23 percent lower Friday as investors took a wait-and-see approach amid concerns over a possible U.S. rate hike in December. The local currency closed higher against the greenback. The benchmark … Read more on Yonhap News

Seoul shares down 0.26 pct in late-morning trade Seoul shares down 0.26 pct in late-morning trade. South Korean stocks traded 0.26 percent lower late Tuesday morning due mainly to losses in builders and steelmakers, analysts said. The benchmark Korea Composite Stock Price Index slipped 5.25 points … Read more on The Korea Herald

(LEAD) Seoul shares close 0.13 pct lower on downbeat Chinese data SEOUL, Oct. 13 (Yonhap) — South Korean stocks closed down 0.13 percent Tuesday as investor sentiment was dampened by worse-than-expected Chinese trade data. The local currency lost ground against the U.S. dollar. The benchmark Korea Composite … Read more on Yonhap News

(LEAD) Seoul shares end flat amid US rate, China growth woes SEOUL, Sept. 24 (Yonhap) — South Korean stocks closed nearly unchanged Thursday as investors sat on the sidelines amid growing uncertainties over a U.S. rate hike and the Chinese economy. The local currency fell against the U.S. dollar. The benchmark … Read more on Yonhap…