Bursa Malaysia extends gains for sixth day running

BURSA Malaysia extended its winning streak for the sixth consecutive trading day amid positive investor sentiment, said an analyst.

At 5pm, the FBM KLCI rose 1.98 points to 1,451.27 from 1,449.29 at yesterday’s close.

The market bellwether opened 1.63 points lower at 1,447.66 this morning and moved between 1,446.92 and 1,456.36 throughout the day.

The broader market was also positive as advancers beat decliners 507 to 443, while 423 counters were unchanged, 920 untraded and 31 others suspended.

Turnover stood at 3.73 billion units worth RM2.44 billion. – July 27, 2023

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