KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 12): The FBM KLCI dipped 0.28% at mid-morning today, tracking the lacklustre regional markets. At 10am, the FBM KLCI lost 4.76 points to 1,703.33. Losers led gainers by 216 to 162, while 236 counters traded unchanged. Volume was 417.42 million shares valued at RM201.89 million. The losers included British American Tobacco (M) Bhd, Carlsberg Brewery Malaysia Bhd, Petronas Gas Bhd, Heineken Malaysia Bhd, LPI Capital Bhd, Tenaga Nasional Bhd, Padini Holdings Bhd, QL Resources Bhd, KESM Industries Bhd and Aeon Credit Service (M) Bhd.

Bursa Malaysia opens lower

KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia opened lower today in tracking the downtrend on key Asian markets following last Friday's decline on Wall Street. At 9.05 am, the benchmark FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) slid 2.66 points to 1,705.43 from last Friday's close of 1,708.09, after opening 4.01 points lower at 1,704.08.

Public Bank, Petronas Chemicals slip in early trade - Business News | The Star Online Public Bank, Petronas Chemicals slip in early trade

KUALA LUMPUR: Profit taking on Public Bank and Petronas Chemical pushed the FBM KLCI into the red early Monday, mirroring the cautious key Asian markets.