Seoul shares at 6-wk highs, output data shrugged off


(Updates to mid-morning) SEOUL, May 30 (Reuters) - Seoul shares brushed six-week highs early on Monday, shrugging off weaker-than-expected industrial output data, as Hyundai Motor and other exporters gained on data showing a rise in U.S. consumer spending and personal income. The benchmark Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) rose 0.63 percent to 966.99 by 0102 GMT. It nudged 967.01 earlier in the session, its highest intraday level since touching 973.86 on April 14. "The U.S. ...

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