KUALA LUMPUR: Key Asian markets revitalized early Thursday, with Bursa Malaysia riding on the coat tails of the rising financial specialist good faith after the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) crushed through the basic 21,000 level overnight. – Klse Stock Market Watch
As financial specialists were empowered by President Donald Trump’s deliberate tone in his first discourse to Congress, which sent Wall Street stocks strongly higher, while developing wagers on a US rate climb this month floated the dollar, Reuters detailed. – Klse Stock Market Watch
Turnover was 312.34 million shares esteemed at RM128.60mil. There were 326 gainers, 58 washouts and 243 counters unaltered.
MSCI’s broadest file of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.2%, drove by bounce back in Australian shares. Japan’s Nikkei rose 1.3% to a 14-month high, the wire report said.
Hong Leong Investment Bank (HLIB) Research said without any negative astonishments in Trump’s discourse, it expects here and now purchasing enthusiasm to win.
“As the Dow is on an uptrend in place arrangement, purchasing energy may manage over the close term with the trailing support secured around 20,776.
the FBM KLCI is probably going to stick to this same pattern on a solid purchasing tone and the key list may outperform 1,700 to return to 1,730,” it said.
Petronas Dagangan rose 72 sen to RM25.70, KL Kepong 16 sen to RM24.36, Public Bank and Maybank 10 sen higher to RM20.04 and RM8.72 while Sime Darby increased nine sen to RM9.13.
BAT added 38 sen to RM48.98 and F&N 18 sen higher at RM23.44 while MSM added 11 sen to RM4.54 after sugar cost was expanded.
Genting Plantations fell eight sen to RM11.55, Padini five sen to RM2.94, Hai-O and Cypark two sen lower to RM4.42 and RM2.15.