The South Korean benchmark Kospi (Korea Stock Exchange: .KS100) index advanced 0.74 percent, or 17.72 points, to end at 2,409.49 after the Bank of Korea announced it was keeping base rates steady at 1.25 percent. The Kospi hit a …
Samsung Electronics, the top listed company on the Korea Composite Stock Price Index, has announced a stock split at a ratio of 50:1. That will cause each W2.5 million share to be split into 50 shares worth W50,000 each, and 140 million …
Hyundai Motor ended down 2 per cent while its affiliate Kia Motors lost 2.7 per cent.
SEOUL, Nov 1 (Reuters) - Round-up of South Korean financial markets: ** South Korea's KOSPI stock index rose on Wednesday. The Korean won rose and bond yields rose. ** At 0308 GMT, the KOSPI was up 27.90 points or 1.11 …
To test this hypothesis, we examined whether the Shanghai Composite Index (SSE) and Seoul’s Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI), China’s and South Korea’s most important stock market indexes, revealed any anxiety following a …
Mitchell Hall: The South Korea (NYSEARCA:EWY) Kospi stock exchange has broken through the psychologically important 2,000 barrier at 2,002.77, and is tantalizingly close to its 52 week high of 2,057.28. Investors appeared to …
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were higher on Monday as investors cheered ... while Shanghai Composite Index advanced 0.8 percent to 3,217.93. South Korea's Kospi added 0.3 percent to 2,467.36. Australia's …
U.S. stock indexes wavered between small gains and losses Thursday ... Hong Kong's Hang Seng fell 0.5 percent. The Kospi in South Korea slid 0.5 percent.