KLCI pares gains, up 0.23% as select blue chips lift
KUALA LUMPUR (May 17): The FBM KLCI pared some of its gains at mid-morning but remained 0.23% in positive territory, lifted by select blue chips.
At 10am, the FBM KLCI was up 4.20 points to 1,862.46. The index had earlier risen to a high of 1,867.09.
Gainers led losers by 333 to 236, while 268 counters traded unchanged. Volume was 779.52 million shares valued at RM604.08 million.
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