KUALA LUMPUR (July 20): The FBM KLCI fell 0.42% at mid-morning today, weighed by losses at select index-linked blue chips, including Tenaga Nasional Bhd and Genting Bhd.
At 10am, the FBM KLCI fell 7.28 points to 1,751.96.
Losers led gainers by 387 to 194, while 282 counters traded unchanged. Volume was 707.71 million shares valued at RM419.77 million.
KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 13): Malaysia’s ringgit ekes out a small gain as risk appetite increases amid signs US-China trade relations are improving.
* USD/MYR drops 0.1% to 4.1820, set for first decline since Dec 4
** Support 4.1366, 4.1227, 4.0900; resistance 4.2020, 4.2437, 4.2531
* EM Asia FX investors will probably be wary about taking on fresh positions in the near term, given risks to the global trade outlook, says Mitul Kotecha, emerging markets strategist at TD Securities in Singapore