Seoul stocks extend gains late Wed. morning on economic recovery hopes

Yonhap News Agency | Jul 1, 2020 at 4:39 AM
  • South Korean stocks extended gains late Wednesday morning, buoyed by growing hopes of a recovery.
  • Most large caps traded higher, with metal, telecom and financial shares leading the gains.
  • Top financial groups KB Financial and Shinhan Financial jumped 2.06 percent and 4 percent, respectively.