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KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia closed higher on Wednesday, with the FBM KLCI breaking past the key 1,800 level, reflecting investors growing confidence after the May 9 General Election and the government's fiscal discipline.
KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI broke past the crucial 1,800 level in late afternoon trade on Wednesday and year-to-date, it is up 0.2%.
KUALA LUMPUR: Far East Holdings Bhd surged to RM14.50 on Wednesday, extending its gains over the past several days, on rising interest in the Pahang plantation company.
KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips extended their gains early Wednesday as investor sentiment was shored up by the return of foreign funds to Bursa and also the firm key Asian markets.
KUALA LUMPUR: Sustained foreign fund support for key stocks including telcos and IHH saw the FBM KLCI closing at a 10-week high on Tuesday while trading volume improved.
KUALA LUMPUR: MISC Bhd's net profit fell by 42.2% in the second quarter ended June 30, 2018 as it was impacted by the weaker liquified natural gas (LNG) performance but it expects the further improvements in the second half of 2018.
KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips started Tuesday on a firm note, outperforming the steady key Asian markets, but analysts expect some pullback following the recent overbought conditions.
KUALA LUMPUR: Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM) saw RM714mil wiped out from its market capitalisation on Friday as investors worried about the impact of greater competition in the provision of broadband via fibre.
KUALA LUMPUR: Pengurusan Air Selangor Sdn Bhd's (Air Selangor) RM2.55bil offer for Syarikat Pengeluar Air Selangor Holdings Bhd (SPLASH) seemed to have received mixed reception from the two major shareholders.