Seoul shares hit 5-yr closing high on output data


(Updates to close) By Rafael Nam SEOUL, Feb 28 (Reuters) - Seoul shares rose almost 1.5 percent on Monday to their best finish in more than five years, as stronger-than-expected industrial output data fanned hopes a broader economic recovery was on the horizon. Financial stocks such as Kookmin Bank were among the day's leading gainers, as investors bet a two-year slump in local spending could be nearing its end. "The industrial output data is lifting optimism about the local ...

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