Seoul shares fall early amid earnings rush


(Updates to mid-morning) SEOUL, April 28 (Reuters) - Seoul shares were a touch lower early on Thursday, as investors were cautious ahead of a string of quarterly earnings, while Kookmin Bank slumped more than 4 percent on its plan to sell $1.23 billion in treasury stocks. The earnings tension overshadowed the positive impact from stronger-than-expected factory output data released earlier on Thursday, and a near 5 percent drop in U.S. crude oil prices. The benchmark Korea Composite ...

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