SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets advanced Wednesday ahead of the Federal ... China's Shanghai Composite Index gained 0.5 percent to 3,306.09 and South Korea's Kospi added 0.1 percent to 2,487.60. Australia's …
Markets in South Korea registered some of the steepest falls in the region, with the Kospi (Korea Stock Exchange: .KS100) finishing the session down 1.68 percent, or 40.78 points, at 2,386.85. The broader Kosdaq index tumbled 2.19 …
but South Korea's stock benchmark rebounded after Thursday's sharp end-of-session losses. South Korea's Kospi closed higher by 0.5%, recovering from Thursday's loss that analysts attributed to the quarterly expiration of index options and …
Japan's Nikkei 225 (Nihon Keizai Shinbun: .N225) rose 0.24 percent and South Korea's Kospi (Korea Stock Exchange: .KS100) advanced 0.04 percent. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 (ASX: .AXJO) was flat. Markets in greater China fell …
The Kospi (Korea Stock Exchange: .KS100) opened at a record high and briefly crossed the 2,400 level earlier in the session. Over in Australia, the S&P/ASX 200 (ASX: .AXJO) closed higher by 1.08 percent or 62.402 points at 5,818.1, …