Time now for an in-depth look at the market news on this Friday.
And for that, I'm joined on the line by Mr. Daniel Yoo, global strategist at Yuanta Securities.
Mr. Yoo, thank you for making time today.
There have been growing expectations that we'll see some new stimulus from the U.S. Congress. Mixed news on the vaccine front though, so on Wall Street the Dow and the Nasdaq both up, but the S&P a little lower. What's the story in the global markets?
Today, Korea's main index closed for the first time above 27-hundred. Strong buying by foreign investors yet again. What happened today in the local markets?
The oil-producing countries of OPEC and Russia have agreed to increase production in the new year, but not by a lot. The price of oil continues to climb. Tell us about oil and what you make of these moves by OPEC.