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Bursa Malaysia mixed in early trade on profit taking

Bursa Malaysia mixed in early trade on profit taking

KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia’s key index was slightly easier this morning as profit-taking started to emerge following the strong gains yesterday, while the broader market remained positive.

At 9.06 am, the benchmark FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) slipped 0.26 of-a-point to 1,501.62 from 1,501.88 on Thursday.

The market bellwether opened 0.18 of-a-point lower at 1,501.7.