KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia is expected to trade higher next week driven by a stronger ringgit, firmer oil price, strong economic growth and better corporate earnings, a dealer said. Total turnover swelled to 27.14 billion units valued at RM19.11 billion from 19.69 billion units valued at RM13.02 billion in the previous week. Main Market volume to increased to 17.88 billion shares worth RM17.59 billion from the previous Friday’s 12.12 billion shares worth RM11.77 billion. Warrants turnover rose to 3.46 billion units worth RM479.51 million from 2.99 billion units worth at RM441.37 million previously. The ACE Market widened to 5.74 billion shares valued at RM1.02 billion against the previous week’s 4.54 billion shares valued RM786.69 million.
Source: New Strait Times January 13, 2018 03:45 UTC