FBM KLCI - 20150625Stocks on Bursa Malaysia closed broadly lower yesterday as continued selling pressure in most heavyweight counters dragged the benchmark index to close sharply lower. Southeast Asian stock markets also trimmed previous gains, with market sentiments dampened by investor worries over the Greek debt talks. At close, the FBM KLCI was 14.87 points or 0.86% lower at 1,716.81 after moving between 1,716.81 and 1,729.64 throughout the day. Losers thumped gainers by 552 to 292, with 254 counters unchanged. Total volume decreased to 1.65 billion units worth RM2.08 billion from Wednesday’s 1.79 billion units worth RM1.89 billion.

FBM KLCI - 20150624Stocks on Bursa Malaysia closed higher yesterday on last-minute buying interests amid choppy trading, tracking the regional bourses. However, investors remained cautious due to absence of catalyst to help instill the necessary buying confidence. The FBM KLCI was 4.82 points or 0.28% higher at 1,731.68, after moving between 1,724.47 and 1,731.68 throughout the day. Gainers led losers by 443 to 353, with 288 counters unchanged. Total volume increased to 1.79 billion units worth RM1.89 billion from Tuesday’s 1.73 billion units worth RM1.68 billion.

FBM KLCI - 20150623Stocks on Bursa Malaysia closed lower yesterday on profit taking by late fund selling of key index stocks after Monday’s strong rebound, despite the bullish performance in most Asian markets. Sentiment on the local bourse remained wary over issues relating to 1MDB and the potential Fitch Ratings downgrade by end-June. The FBM KLCI was 5.9 points or 0.34% lower at 1,726.86, after moving between 1,726.86 and 1,734.97 throughout the day. Losers led gainers 407 to 395, with 327 counters unchanged. Total volume increased to 1.73 billion units worth RM1.68 billion, from Monday’s 1.54 billion units worth RM1.82 billion.

FBM KLCI - 20150622Stocks on Bursa Malaysia closed higher yesterday with the local benchmark index ended higher on a rebound lifted by heavyweights led by Tenaga. Most Southeast stock markets also rose on Monday amid hopes about Greece’s debt deal after it came out with a last minute proposal to appease creditors. The FBM KLCI was 10.99 points or 0.64% better at 1,732.76, after moving between 1,720.84 and 1,735.90 throughout the day. Gainers led losers by 561 to 238, with 306 counters unchanged. Total volume decreased to 1.54 billion units, worth RM1.82 billion, from Friday’s 1.72 billion units worth RM2.42 billion.

FBM KLCI - 20150619WKStocks on Bursa Malaysia ended last Friday on a bullish note with the benchmark FBM KLCI 3.65 points or 0.21% higher at 1,721.77, after moving between 1,715.83 and 1,726.98 throughout the day, lifted by heavyweights led by Tenaga and finance counters. On a weekly basis, the benchmark index shed 12.6 points or 0.7% from 1,734.37 previously. Gainers led losers by 489 to 299, with 329 counters unchanged. Total volume increased to 1.72 billion units worth RM2.42 billion from Thursday’s 1.45 billion units worth RM1.97 billion. Weekly turnover increased to 7.72 billion units worth RM9.18 billion from 6.36 billion units worth RM7.29 billion previously.