Seoul shares end flat; Hyundai Motor falls


SEOUL, Jan 25 (Reuters) - Seoul shares ended flat on Thursday, as Hyundai Motor fell after posting an unexpected fall in operating profit, but Hyundai Merchant Marine shares surged by their biggest margin in two months amid expectations for rising container charter rates. The benchmark Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) fell 0.05 percent to end at 1,382.36 points. Hyundai Motor Co. fell 0.75 percent to 66,500 won, but shipping firm Hyundai Merchant Marine Co. surged 5.2 percent to ...

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