KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips plunged into the red early Friday, with the FBM KLCI (KLSE Stock Recommendation) slipping underneath 1,750 as financial specialists took some benefit in front of the long end of the week for the Christmas occasions.
At 9.45am (KLSE Stock Recommendation),
the KLCI was down 1.41 focuses or 0.08% to 1,749.80. Turnover was 354.70 million offers esteemed at RM112.37mil. There were 205 gainers, 192 washouts and 249 counters unaltered.
Asian stocks edged up on Friday on new information indicating enduring development in the U.S. economy (Stock Trading Picks), while the euro slipped after a vote in Catalonia favored separatists needing to split far from Spain, Reuters revealed.
MSCI’s broadest record of Asia-Pacific offers outside Japan rose 0.25%. Australian stocks progressed 0.4%, South Korea’s KOSPI increased 0.15% and Japan’s Nikkei minimal changed.
Kenanga Investment Bank Research saideEven however the MACD marker is in a bullish state (Klse Stock Signals), it trusts that the list is right now retesting its mental protection level of 1,750 in the wake of bottoming out from a three-month downtrend.
“We anticipate that the record will unite between the 1,734 (S1) and 1,750 (R1) level,” it said.
Carlsberg fell 20 sen to RM15.24 and Nestle was down 20 sen to RM15.24.
Glove creators went under benefit taking after the current record highs (Klse Stock Picks), with Hartalega down 16 sen to RM10.66 and Top Glove 13 sen bring down at RM7.84.
Tong Herr fell 18 sen to RM4, SP Setia 13 sen to RM3.37, Petron 12 sen to RM13.12. Digi, IJM and CIMB fell seven sen each to RM4.73, RM2.90 and RM6.48 separately.
Perdana Petroleum, which went under substantial offering weight when it continue exchanging on Monday (Klse Stock Tips), crept up two sen to 33 sen with 15.3 million offers done.
Sapura Energy lost 0.5 sen to 71 sen.
BAT was the best gainer, up 32 sen to RM35.58.
KESM rose 18 sen to RM19.28 with 100 offers done while Globetronics picked up 12 sen to RM6.82. EG was up 4.5 sen to 72 sen.
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