KLCI down 0.41%, select blue chips drag

KUALA LUMPUR (June 13): The FBM KLCI fell 0.41% at mid-morning today, tracking losses at regional markets, weighed by select index-linked blue chips.

At 10.05am, the FBM KLCI was down 7.18 points to 1,756.98.

Losers led gainers by 281 to 195, while 279 counters traded unchanged. Volume was 458.03 million shares valued at RM264.46 million.

The top losers included Nestle (M) Bhd, British American Tobacco (M) Bhd, Public Bank Bhd, Heineken Malaysia Bhd, Fraser & Neave Holdings Bhd, Hong Leong Financial Group Bhd, Carlsberg Brewery Malaysia Bhd and BSL Corp Bhd.