LG Display (LPL) is down 9.5% premarket after taking a beating in Asian markets. A top LG exec...

|About: LG Display Co., Ltd. (LPL)|By:, SA News Editor

LG Display (LPL) is down 9.5% premarket after taking a beating in Asian markets. A top LG exec says global sales of LCD screens will be lower than the 215M units forecast, although stops short of issuing official guidance. Additional pressure on LG's profits is coming from the appreciation of South Korea's currency against the U.S. dollar.