Bursa easier at opening in line with weaker regional performance

Bursa Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia extended its losses at the opening today in line with the weaker performance in regional markets, said a dealer.

At 9.05am, the benchmark FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) eased 5.49 points to 1,771.66 from 1,777.15 recorded on Friday, after opening 3.64 points easier at 1,773.51.

On the scoreboard, losers led gainers by 185 to 68, with 154 unchanged, 1,467 untraded and 17 suspended.