KLCI dips as select blue chips weigh, poised to extend poor run

KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 7): The FBM KLCI dipped in ear;y trade, dragged by select blue chips and looked poised to extend its poor run for the fourth day running.

At 9.05am, the FBM KLCI dipped 1.77 points to 1,681.57.

The early decliners included UMW Holdings Bhd, ABM Fujiya Bhd, Westports Holdings Bhd, Public Bank Bhd, Lingkaran Trans Kota Holdings Bhd, Malaysia Airport Holdings Bhd, Carlsberg Brewery Malaysia Bhd, Kumpulan Fima Bhd and Petronas Chemicals Group Bhd.