Bursa Malaysia ended Tuesday’s morning session slightly lower as cautious market sentiment continued to weigh on risk appetite.
At lunch break, the FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) eased 0.77 points to 1,457.22 from Monday’s close of 1,457.99.
The index opened 1.27 points lower at 1,456.72, and moved between 1,454.61 and 1,458.13 throughout the morning trading session.
On the broader market, gainers slightly outnumbered losers 425 to 389, while 407 counters were unchanged, 1,153 untraded and 11 others suspended.
Turnover stood at 2.27 billion units worth RM1.07 billion.