FBM KLCI - 20150604Stocks on Bursa Malaysia closed weaker yesterday, despite bullish performance in most Asian markets, on continued profit taking in most heavyweight blue-chips in line with lower crude oil prices and weaker ringgit ahead of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) meeting today in Vienna, Austria. The FBM KLCI shed 7.69 points or 0.44% to 1,741.48 after hovering between 1,739.92 and 1,749.20 throughout the day. Losers outpaced gainers by 434 to 377 while 320 counters were unchanged. Total volume slipped to 1.36 billion units worth RM1.68 billion from 1.48 billion units worth RM1.99 billion on Wednesday.

FBM KLCI - 20150603Stocks on Bursa Malaysia closed higher yesterday supported by consistent buying activities in selected heavyweights, while regional bourses were traded on a mixed note as investors remained cautious over the economic uncertainty in Greece. The FBM KLCI rose 7.8 points or 0.45% to 1,749.17 after hovering between 1,743.12 and 1,750.68 throughout the day. Gainers outpaced losers by 444 to 358 while 307 counters were unchanged. Total volume slipped to 1.48 billion units worth RM1.99 billion, from 1.73 billion units worth RM2.15 billion recorded on Tuesday.

FBM KLCI - 20150602Stocks on Bursa Malaysia closed mixed yesterday as last-minute selling in selected heavyweights limited gains. Market sentiment firmed up for the first time in recent days with interest seen in smaller capitalised stocks but CIMB came under some selling pressure and dragged the benchmark FBM KLCI into the negative territory. At close, the FBM KLCI slipped 2.04 points or 0.12% to 1,741.37 after hovering between 1,736.57 and 1,746.49 throughout the day. Gainers outpaced losers by 571 to 262 while 280 counters were unchanged. Total volume rose to 1.73 billion units worth RM2.15 billion, from 1.61 billion units worth RM1.81 billion recorded on Monday.

FBM KLCI - 20150601Stocks on Bursa Malaysia closed weaker yesterday on persistent profit taking in selected heavyweight counters amid the mixed performance on regional bourses. Regional markets were mixed due to weaker Chinese factory data, as well as growing concerns over the US’ economic growth. The benchmark FBM KLCI slipped 4.11 points or 0.24% to 1,743.41 after hovering between 1,732.27 and 1,752.08 throughout the day. Losers outpaced gainers by 436 to 378, while 2870 counters were unchanged. Total volume declined to 1.61 billion units, worth RM1.81 billion, from 2.23 billion units, worth RM3.69 billion, recorded on Friday.

FBM KLCI - 20150529wkStocks on Bursa Malaysia ended last Friday on a bearish note on continued selling pressure as losses in heavyweights continue to weigh. The benchmark FBM KLCI fell 8.04 points or 0.46% to 1,747.52 after hovering between 1,746.06 and 1,755.82 throughout the day. On a weekly basis, the FBM KLCI shed 39.98 points or 2.24% from 1,787.50 previously. Losers outpaced gainers by 424 to 370, while 310 counters were unchanged. Total volume rose to 2.23 billion units worth RM3.69 billion from 1.61 billion units worth RM1.9 billion yesterday. Weekly turnover declined to 9.07 billion units worth RM11.63 billion from 10.26 billion units worth RM9.94 billion previously.