Trading volume surges but KLCI slumps on telcos, Genting losses

  • Markets
  • Wednesday, 11 Oct 2017

KUALA LUMPUR: Trading volume on Bursa Malaysia surged past the three billion shares mark on    buying of penny stocks but the FBM KLCI slumped nearly four points on selling of telcos and Genting shares.

At 5pm, the KLCI was down 3.92 points or 0.22% to 1,757.21. Turnover surged to 3.18 billion shares valued at RM2.31bil. There were 396 gainers, 384 losers and 479 counters unchanged.