BURSA Malaysia maintained its constructive momentum to shut increased at the moment supported by persistent shopping for in chosen monetary companies and utilities counters amid combined sentiments on the regional inventory markets.
At 5pm, the FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) rose 3.28 factors to 1,460.28 from 1,457.0 at Monday’s shut.
The barometer index opened 0.14 of-a-point simpler at 1,456.86 and moved between 1,456.27 and 1,463.29 all through the day.
On the broader market, gainers overwhelmed decliners 603 to 369 whereas 402 counters had been unchanged, 966 untraded and 13 others suspended.
Turnover improved to three.87 billion models price RM2.12 billion from 3.53 billion models price RM1.89 billion on Monday.
Public Financial institution and Tenaga Nasional had been the highest two contributors in the direction of the native benchmark index uptrend, rising 6.0 sen and 9.0 sen to RM4.21 and RM9.89 respectively, with a mixed contribution of two.77 factors. – Aug 15, 2023