BURSA SNAPS LOSING STREAK
BURSA Malaysia snapped a three-day losing streak to end higher yesterday.
The FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) closed 1.11 points higher at 1,768.28 from yesterday’s close of 1,767.17. It opened 1.23 points higher at 1,768.40 and moved between 1,767.89 and 1,771.50 throughout the day.
Market breadth was positive, with gainers outpacing losers 623 to 302 with 364 counters flat, 459 untraded and 20 suspended.
Volume rose to 3.27 billion units valued at RM3.24 billion from the 3.00 billion units valued at RM2.64 billion yesterday.
Among heavyweights, MISC lost four sen to RM7.49, Digi.com gained two sen to RM5.01 and IHH lost two sen to RM6.00.
As for gainers, PetDag gained 68 sen to RM24.76, BAT added 52 sen to RM45.78 and Magni-Tech rose 35 sen to RM5.65. Bernama