Seoul shares end below 1,000-pt level on oil prices


(Updates to close) By Rafael Nam SEOUL, June 20 (Reuters) - Seoul shares ended below the psychologically key 1,000-point level on Monday as record oil prices set off worries about profits at major manufacturers such as LG Electronics. But oil refiners such as SK Corp. rose as investors bet oil price rises would lead to higher product prices. The benchmark Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) fell 0.9 percent to close at 994.65 points. It had pulled above 1,000 points on ...

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