Today’s KLSE Stock Signal
Malaysia Stock Market News
- The FBM KLCI index gained 9.39 points or 0.56% on Monday. The Finance Index increased 0.68% to 17359.56 points, the Properties Index up 0.84% to 878.93 points and the Plantation Index rose 0.98% to 6948.59 points. The market traded within a range of 14.10 points between an intra-day high of 1687.13 and a low of 1673.03 during the session.
- Actively traded stocks include DPIH, TATGIAP-PA, AAX, ARMADA, VS, HSI-H40, HUBLINE, MYEG, HIBISCS and SAPNRG. Trading volume increased to 2502.63 mil shares worth RM1919.03 mil as compared to Friday’s 2201.54 mil shares worth RM1285.71 mil.
- Leading Movers were AMMB (+24 sen to RM4.58), SIMEPLT (+20 sen to RM5.00), TENAGA (+48 sen to RM13.94), SIME (+7 sen to RM2.36) and MAXIS (+13 sen to RM5.66). Lagging Movers were HARTA (-38 sen to RM5.75), TOPGLOV (-24 sen to RM5.30), PETCHEM (-33 sen to RM8.93), DIALOG (-7 sen to RM2.84) and PETGAS (-42 sen to RM18.00). Market breadth was positive with 604 gainers as compared to 294 losers.
- The KLCI start the week with a positive note, closed higher at 1679.17 points amid last Friday gains in US market. The performance of our local bourse lifted by high buying interest in heavy weight counters led by AMMB holdings.