As of Mar. 28 01:10 P.M., SAMSUNG C&T declined 1.39 percent, compared with yesterday, to 106,500 won. It had declined 8.58 percent through the past month. Standard deviation, the variableness index, was 1.7 percent on the same period over one month.

Compared with its close competitors within the same industry, KOSPI, the monthly volatility of SAMSUNG C&T was at a low level, the earnings rate over one month was also the lowest with the decline of the stock price.

Comparing industry to the market, the KOSPI industry including SAMSUNG C&T records lower volatility and earning rate than Distribution. In other words, the industry was safer, and the rate of decrease is smaller than that of the market.

Institutions and individuals sell, foreigners buy

From Mar. 14, foreigners have been continuously buying SAMSUNG C&T during the past 10 trading days. As a shareholding sum by the investor group for the past four weeks, foreigners have bought 416,706 shares with the maintenance of shareholding.

However, during the same period, institutions have sold 357,650 shares with a selling trend and individuals have sold 35,169 shares as they turn toward a selling stance.

Institution 37.1%, foreigners 32.13%

As per the inquiry for shareholding by the investor group, the major investor group is institutions with 37.1 percent from total outstanding shares. Foreigners and individuals each hold 32.13 percent and 30.09 percent. And as recent five-day shareholding change by the investor group, Institutions is the major investor group with 37.61 percent. Individuals hold 36.16 percent and Foreigners hold 25.55 percent.

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