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South Korea - Market Factors to watch July 3
July 2, 2012 / 11:11 PM / 5 years ago

South Korea - Market Factors to watch July 3

SEOUL, July 3 (Reuters) - Following is a list of events in
South Korea as well as news stories and press reports that may
influence financial markets.
(Reuters News welcomes your feedback and for any queries, please
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>South Korea June PMI below 50 in June              
>S.Korea inflation, manufacturing hit by global woes 
>Korean skater Kim to end career after Sochi        

>Seoul shares edge down as Samsung, EU details weigh 
>Korea won down on importers, short-cover; bonds up 

    * U.S. stocks edged higher on Monday, shaking off a surprise
contraction in U.S. manufacturing, which some investors took as
a signal the Federal Reserve will take more forceful actions to
boost the economy. 
    * Worries the global economy is deteriorating took the euro
and oil lower. 
    * Oil prices edged lower as weak manufacturing data from the
United States, Europe and China reinforced concerns about
slowing economic growth. 
    * Seoul shares closed a touch weaker on Monday, weighed down
by losses in index heavyweight Samsung Electronics 
and concern about a lack of details on a European deal to aid
the region's banks. 
Latest KR stock report     Latest money report    
Latest stocks           KR press digest     
KR main diary         KR IPO diary   
Global Markets report Oil Markets report  
New York Stocks             Asia stock outlook 
Emerging markets report 

 (Reporting by Iktae Park; Editing by John Mair)

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