Bursa Malaysia wrapped up the week below the 1,510 level, ending the day at its intra-day low amid mixed regional market performance as the number of COVID-19 cases rose worldwide.
A dealer said the FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI’s (FBM KLCI) performance was also weighed down by the ongoing political uncertainty in the country.
At 5pm, the benchmark index closed 10.11 points or 0.67 per cent lower at 1,503.84 from 1,513.95 at Thursday’s close.
The market barometer opened 5.38 points higher at 1,519.33 and swung between 1,503.84 and 1,520.31 during the day’s trading. – Oct 16, 2020