Ended up rising after fluctuations in the KOSPI index. It was interpreted that positive sentiment from the strong global stock market including the US raised the index. The return of foreign and institutional investors to net buying also affected.
According to the Korea Exchange on the 5th, the KOSPI index closed at 3120.63, up 33.08 points (1.07%) from the previous day. The index, which started higher at 3098.49 that day, was pushed back to 3082.32 at one time during the morning, but eventually rebounded.
On the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) last night, major indices rose all at once on the back of improved US unemployment indicators. The Standard & Poor’s (S&P) 500 index closed at 3871.74, up 41.57 points (1.09%) from the previous day, making a new record.
China’s stock market closed higher, focusing on consumption-related industries ahead of the Lunar New Year holidays. The impact was affected by the fact that the number of new coronavirus infections (Corona 19) in China was only 20, and the possibility of the spread of coronavirus after the Lunar New Year has eased.
Seo Sang-young, a researcher at Kiwoom Securities (039490) said, “The index slowed down for a while as the automobile industry, which has recently risen due to the Apple car issue, increased the intraday decline.” Analyzed.
In the securities market, individual investors net sold 398 billion won, while foreigners and institutions net bought 186.3 billion won and 236 billion won respectively. Foreigners and institutions net sold 6487 billion won and 1,835.8 billion won respectively the day before. The agency has been making profits for three consecutive days since the 2nd.
Most of the top stocks by market cap closed higher. Samsung SDI (006400) , Kia Motors (000270)Rose 3.75% and 3.47%, respectively. LG Chem (051910) and SK Hynix (000660) also rose more than 2%. Samsung Biologics (207940) fell, while Celltrion (068270) closed flat.
The KOSDAQ index closed at 967.42, up 2.84 points (0.29%). In the KOSPI market, individuals net bought 129.3 billion won, and foreigners and institutions net sold 38.8 billion won and 84 billion won respectively. Among the top stocks by market capitalization, Pearl Abyss (263750) surged 14.86%.