ON the index board, the FBM Emas Index gained 56.53 points to 11,834.82, the FBMT 100 climbed 62 points to 11,505.98, and the FBM Emas Shariah rose 55.46 points to 13,133.62, the FBM 70 put on 51.33 points to 15,601.79 and the FBM ACE shed 33.02 points to 10,484.09.
Sector-wise, the Financial Services Index surged 118.82 points to 15,419.11, the Industrial Products and Services Index rose 1.45 point to 192.86 and the Plantation Index slid 3.99 points to 7,096.46
Main Market volume went up to 3.88 billion shares worth RM2.64 bil from Friday’s 3.55 billion shares worth RM2.52 bil.
Warrants turnover was slightly higher at 278.35 million units valued at RM44.94 mil from 274.27 million units valued at RM50.24 mil previously.
Volume on the ACE Market increased to 2.54 billion shares worth RM891.53 mil from 2.13 billion shares worth RM666.76 mil on Friday.
Consumer products and services accounted for 600.23 million shares traded on the Main Market, industrial products and services (1.08 billion), construction (194.75 million), technology (637.08 million), SPAC (nil), financial services (60.54 million), property (607.33 million), plantations (26.20 million), REITs (7.80 million), closed/fund (10,700), energy (37.56 million), healthcare (34.47 million), telecommunications and media (78.77 million), transportation and logistics (150.06 million), and utilities (25.86 million). – March 29, 2021