KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia opened lower today on weak market sentiment as investors turned their focus to corporate earnings which will be released in the coming weeks.
At 9.29am, the FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) declined 2.59 points to 1,534.53 from Monday’s close of 1,537.12, after opening 0.61 point weaker at 1,536.51 this morning.
Losers led gainers by 311 to 123 on the broader market, with 241 counters unchanged, 1,298 untraded and 22 others suspended.
Turnover amounted to 515.84 million shares worth RM212.10 million. - Bernama