Time now for an in-depth look at the market news on this Friday.
And for that, I'm joined on that line by Mr. Daniel Yoo, global strategist at Yuanta Securities.
Mr. Yoo, thank you for making time today.
U.S. stocks were up on Thursday yet again. Unemployment claims have fallen, contributing to that. The Nasdaq rising to 11-thousand for the first time. What's the story in the global markets?
Here in Korea, stocks started out stronger, touching a new yearly high during the session, closing up about point-4 percent. What was driving that trade today?
The pandemic is threatening the survival of many airlines around the world. In Korea, the airlines have moved quickly to switch focus to cargo service, which it turns out has put Korean Air and Asiana Airlines back into profit for the second quarter. Tell us about that, and your outlook for the industry.