Malaysia's blue chips open lower, Genting weighs

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  • Monday, 17 Dec 2012

KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI was lower in early trade on Monday, weighed by banks and Genting Bhd after the strong run-up last week but plantations advanced after the firmer crude palm oil futures.

At 9.03am, the FBM KLCI fell 4.85 points to 1,647.13. Turnover was 18.54 million shares valued at RM9.69mil. There were 46 gainers, 46 losers and 75 counters unchanged.

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