Bursa Malaysia ends morning session marginally higher

KUALA LUMPUR, June 10 ― Bursa Malaysia ended the morning session marginally higher after trading in a range-bound mode, as investors’ risk appetite was capped by the rise in Covid-19 fatalities and daily infections in the country. At lunch break, the benchmark FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) increased 1.17 points or 0.074 per cent to 1,582.65 from yesterday’s close of 1,581.48. The index opened 1.87 points better at 1,583.35 today. Market breadth was positive with gainers leading losers 445 to 419, while 450 counters were unchanged, 846 untraded, and 29 others… Read More

Bursa Malaysia open higher

KUALA LUMPUR, March 2 — Bursa Malaysia rebounded to open higher today on the back of brisk buying momentum on the broader market and stronger Wall Street performance overnight. At 9.06am, the benchmark FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) advanced 6.19 points, or 0.40 per cent, to 1,573.33 from 1,567.14 at yesterday’s close. The key index opened 4.89 points higher at 1,572.03. On the broader market, gainers led losers 374 to 178, while 319 counters were unchanged, 1,282 untraded and 14 others suspended. Total volume stood at 713.80 million units worth RM304.19… Read More

Bursa Malaysia ends morning session higher

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 26 ― Bursa Malaysia ended today’s morning session higher on continued buying in technology counters, bucking the downtrend seen in other markets in the region, a dealer said. At lunch break, the benchmark FBM KLCI rose 8.07 points to 1,584.69 after moving between 1,583.90 and 1,609.19 throughout the session. The index opened 13.97 points higher at 1,590.59 compared with yesterday’s close of 1,576.62. On the broader market, gainers thumped losers 598 to 326, while 319 counters were unchanged, 611 untraded and 20 others suspended. Volume stood at 2.49 billion… Read More

Bursa Malaysia opens higher, then retreats

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 17 — Bursa Malaysia opened higher today but retreated thereafter after a strong showing in the past two days despite the overnight US stocks strong performance. The investors on Wall Street were reacting positive to the news that US lawmakers were nearing a coronavirus relief deal and the Federal Reserve indicated most officials expected rates to remain near zero for years, dealers said. At 9.08 am, the benchmark FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) was 5.24 points lower at 1,676.17 compared to Wednesday’s close of 1,681.41. It opened 2.86… Read More