Stocks closed lower Monday as investors remained skeptical about the possibility of an economic recovery amid a resurgence in the new coronavirus. The won rose to an over 19-month high against the dollar.
Stocks rebounded after a choppy session Friday, buoyed by optimism over improved corporate earnings in the third quarter. The won closed unchanged to the dollar.
Stocks ended a three-day winning streak Thursday amid lingering uncertainties over a new stimulus push in the world's largest economy. The Korean won fell against the dollar.
Stocks extended gains for a third consecutive session Wednesday as investors held out optimism for progress in the U.S. stimulus talks. The won rose against the dollar.
Big Hit has been hit hard, with its stock dropping for three consecutive days following a one-day spike after its initial public offering.
Shares rose for a second straight session Tuesday, as investors hold on to hopes for progress in new U.S. stimulus talks. The won rose to an 18-month high against the dollar.
Stocks ended a four-session losing streak Monday on a bargain-hunting rush despite disappointing growth data from China. The won rose against the dollar.
Shares retreated for a fourth consecutive session Friday, largely on concerns that the Covid-19 resurgence in major economies may hurt exports. The won fell against the dollar.
Stocks dipped for a third consecutive session Thursday as rising coronavirus infections and the deadlocked U.S. fiscal stimulus weighed heavily on local financial markets. The won rose against the dollar.