Bursa Malaysia rebounds to open higher

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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 13): Bursa Malaysia rebounded from yesterday’s losses to open higher, driven by renewed buying interest amidst mixed sentiment on the domestic economic outlook, dealers said.

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At 9.15 am, the benchmark FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) rose 3.08 points to 1,505.05 from Thursday’s close of 1,501.97.

The index opened 1.39 points better at 1,503.36.

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On the broader market, gainers surpassed losers 238 versus 148, while 284 counters were unchanged, 1,546 untraded and 32 others suspended.

Turnover stood at 361.36 million units worth RM148.99 million.-BERNAMA