Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix fell together, Naver and Kakao rose
Game 株 Heebi, Kagem 2%↑, Com2uS 1%↓… 1% increase in cabin
On the 18th, the KOSPI index started trading at 2695.64, up 1.13 points from the previous day. [Jungang Photo] On the 18th, the KOSPI index started trading at 2695.64, up 1.13 points from the previous day. As of 9:06 am, individuals were net buying 123.7 billion won. On the other hand, foreigners and institutions are net selling KRW 75.6 billion and KRW 45.8 billion, respectively.
The joys and losses of the top-cap stocks were divided. First of all, Samsung Electronics, the largest semiconductor giant in Korea, is down 0.70% and SK Hynix is down 1.21%, respectively. LG Energy Solutions, the major secondary battery market, is also down 1.46%. Financial stocks such as KB Financial Group, Shinhan Financial Group and Hana Financial Group are also on the decline. However, Kakao Bank alone is up 1.15%.
ICT giants Naver and Kakao are also rising slightly. In addition, Samsung Biologics, Hyundai Motor Company, Samsung SDI, LG Chem, and Celltrion are showing an increase of around 1%.
The KOSDAQ index opened at 915.29, up 1.16 points from the previous trading day. Individuals are net buying 62.3 billion won, while foreigners and institutions are net selling 38.4 billion won and 20.1 billion won, respectively.
Among the companies with the highest market capitalization, EcoproBM and L&F, which are stocks related to rechargeable batteries, started rising side by side. Media-related stocks, Wysiwick Studio, rose 4.50%, showing strength. Studio Dragon is also up 0.33%.
Game owners were divided. Pearl Abyss and Kakao Games are rising early in the market, while Wemade and Com2us are falling. Celltrion Healthcare, the major KOSDAQ market shareholder, also fell 0.41%, slightly weakening. However, Celltrion Pharm jumped 1.34% at the beginning of the market, continuing its upward trend. In addition, Chunbo, Seegene, JYP Ent, SM, etc. turned on the red light.