Investing.com | Apr 20, 2015 10:30
At the close in Kuala Lumpur, the FTSE Malaysia KLCI added 0.15%.
The biggest gainers of the session on the FTSE Malaysia KLCI were KLCC Prop&Reits - Stapled Sec (KL:KLCC), which rose 1.97% or 0.14 points to trade at 7.24 at the close. Sime Darby Bhd (KL:SIME) added 1.83% or 0.17 points to end at 9.44 and IHH Healthcare Bhd (KL:IHHH) was up 1.35% or 0.08 points to 5.99 in late trade.
Biggest losers included Genting Malaysia Bhd (KL:GENM), which lost 3.13% or 0.14 points to trade at 4.33 in late trade. YTL Corporation Bhd (KL:YTLS) declined 1.19% or 0.02 points to end at 1.66 and Sapurakencana Petroleum Bhd (KL:SKPE) shed 1.10% or 0.03 points to 2.69.
Declining stocks outnumbered rising ones by 67 to 35 and 2 ended unchanged on the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange.
In commodities trading, Crude oil for June delivery was up 0.90% or 0.52 to $57.84 a barrel. Meanwhile, Brent oil for delivery in June rose 0.65% or 0.41 to hit $63.87 a barrel, while the June Gold contract rose 0.01% or 0.10 to trade at $1203.20 a troy ounce.
The US Dollar Index was up 0.45% at 98.06.
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