The Nikkei Stock Average closed 0.6% higher, with a softer yen aiding a move back above 20,000 points. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 ended up 0.5%, Korea's Kospi added 0.4%, and Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index gained 1.1%. "Trailing in …
The South Korean stock market’s recent performance also suggests investor confidence is improving with expected reforms by the country’s newly elected president, Moon Jae-in. Let’s look at how South Korea’s benchmark index, the …
Seoul shares will shrug off an outflow of few trillion won, analysts said, as the total market capitalization of stocks listed on the benchmark main Korean Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) .KS11 reached 1,536 trillion won as of closing on …
SEOUL, Jan. 2 (Yonhap) -- Private investors were the big losers in last year's stock market, a contrast to institutional and foreign investors that ended the year on the plus side, financial industry data showed Monday. The top 20 most …
As it is eligible for fast-track list procedures, the stock will likely gain approval from the market authority on July 23. Upon approval, it will delist itself from Kosdaq and join the bigger Kospi market. Kakao, after a merger with Daum …
Absurd, unthinkable, just plain crazy, you might say. But that's precisely what occurred in the Krazy Korean Kospi index in 2005, to earn the honor as the best performing stock market in the world. The doubling of Kospi juggernaut from two …
In this study, the well-known pairs trading strategy, one of typical market neutral strategies, is modified to be able to …
The key leading index that sets the scene for Asia is the Kospi. Korea was the first market outside of ... If you would like Daryl to chart a specific stock, commodity or currency, please write to us at ChartingAsia@cnbc.com. We welcome all …
Most analysts said the stock market is expected to extend its gains for a while on the ample liquidity. But some disagreed, saying weak corporate earnings prospects and the sluggish economic outlook will limit upside movement. …
The lack of long-term movement has led Korean investors to nickname the benchmark Kospi index the "Boxpi", despite short-term volatility that is the highest in Asia. Koreans' overseas stock purchases increased from $1.5 billion in 2011 …