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Thursday, September 25, 2008

KLCI down 3.66 to close at 1024.74

25/9 KLCI closed down 3.66 points to 1024.74. CPO was down RM 38 to RM 2280, SPO-WA eroded 45 c to RM 1.60, Tenaga slipped 30 c to RM 6.70, Parkson slid 18 c to RM 3.94, Nestle dropped RM 1.

25/9 SC approves Nomura application to set up stock-broking operations. Nomura is to promote intermediation of funds from Middle-East to Malaysia.

25/9 Berjaya Corp first quarter earnings is recorded at RM 33m vs Rm 136.47m a year ago due to absence of one-off gains, revenue RM 1.49m vs RM 565m, EPF is 0.86c vs 4.2c.

25/9 SP Setia third quarter net profit slips to RM 40.86m from RM 53.77m a year ago, revenue is recorded at RM 302.4m vs RM 294.64. EPS is 4.02c vs 5.33 c.

25/9 Encorp gets RM 130.8m contract from Ircon International of India to build stations for electrified double track project from Seremban to Gemas.

24/9 Gamuda net profit RM 325 m for FY ended July 31, up from RM 185.4m a year ago. Revenue is recorded at RM 2.4 b vs RM 1.5b. EPS is 16.27 c vs 10.86c. Fourth quarter profit is RM 70 m.

24/9 Petra Enercy secures RM 1.1b contract from Shell to provide maintenance for offshore oil and gas facilities off Sabah, Sarawak.

24/9 August CPI rose 8.5% from a year ago and it was also higher by 0.2% from July, says government.

24/9 BCHB holds 18.97 % or 15.4m shares of Foremost Holdings after debt equity conversion by CIMB.

24/9 Overnight Dow was down 161.52 points to 10854.17; Light sweet crude for Nov delivery at US$106.61, down US$2.76 a barrel.

23/9 Malaysia’s current account balance showed RM 37 bil surplus and overall balance of + RM 26 bil in the second quarter; ( RM 24 bil, RM 49bil in the first quarter respectively.)

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