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25 Apr 2019 | 6:13 PM

Tenaga sends KLCI to lower close

KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips closed sightly lower on Thursday as Tenaga Nasional, CIMB and IHH Healthcare slipped on profit taking while the undertone of the overall market was cautious amid the mixed key Asian bourses.

25 Apr 2019 | 9:45 AM

Blue chips inch higher on Genting, Petronas Dagangan’s gains

KUALA LUMPUR: Genting Bhd and Petronas Dagangan helped the FBM KLCI eke out marginal gains early Thursday as investors looked towards institutional players to take the lead.

24 Apr 2019 | 5:32 PM

KLCI closes on strong note on IHH, CIMB and MISC gains

KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips extended their gains on Wednesday on some fund buying of IHH Healthcare, CIMB and MISC amid a firmer broader market.

CIMB Bank cosed eight sen higher at RM5.25 and nudged the KLCI up 1.33 points.
24 Apr 2019 | 9:38 AM

Tenaga, CIMB and RHB Bank power KLCI higher

KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips climbed in early Wednesday trade, powered by gains in Tenaga Nasional, CIMB and RHB Bank, in line with the positive key Asian markets.

24 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Malaysian financial markets still resilient

PETALING JAYA: Malaysian financial markets have remained resilient while conditions in the capital, foreign exchange (forex) and money markets continue to be orderly, according to Bank Negara and the Securities Commission (SC).

23 Apr 2019 | 6:00 PM

KLCI closes on firm note, glove makers and Tenaga lift

KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips closed higher on Tuesday, lifted by solid gains in glove makers, a rebound in Tenaga Nasional and some banks as investor sentiment perked up.

22 Apr 2019 | 5:57 PM

KLCI gives up all its gains to close in the red

KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI gave up all its hard-earned gains to close in the red on Monday, weighed down by losses in Petronas-linked stocks and telcos despite a stronger broader market.

22 Apr 2019 | 10:00 AM

Construction stocks to the fore on Bandar Malaysia revival

KUALA LUMPUR: Construction stocks advanced on Monday with Ekovest and Iskandar Waterfront City (IWC) taking the lead after the government revived the Bandar Malaysia development.

18 Apr 2019 | 6:02 PM

Local fund buying helps KLCI recoup early losses

KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips closed Thursday off their intra-day lows as local funds were seen mopping up oversold banking stocks but key Asian markets ended mostly in the red on profit taking and due to trade tensions.

18 Apr 2019 | 9:26 AM

Another tough day for Bursa as KLCI extends decline

KUALA LUMPUR: Negative news continued to weigh on investors’ confidence as the FBM KLCI continued to slide below the lowest level since December 2016, with Maybank, Hong Leong Bank and Public Bank bearing the punishment.