Seoul shares breach key level to hit record high


(Updates to close) By Rafael Nam SEOUL, Sept 22 (Reuters) - South Korean shares charted new territory on Thursday, rising above 1,200 points for the first time, as investors chased top local lender Kookmin Bank and other stocks with good earnings potential. But a weaker Wall Street and concerns about the impact of an advancing hurricane on U.S. consumer spending and crude production dented sentiment for exporters such as Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. and held down broader gains. The ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Seoul shares breach key level to hit record high" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.


Follow Us

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×