Stock Market Update ~ 19-05-2011

US Stock Market
Dow Jones (0.65%), S&P 500 (0.88%) and NASDAQ (1.14%). Tech shares and energy stocks helped push the broader market higher. Dell was the best performer. Oil prices jumped $3.19 or 3.3% to $100.

Malaysia Stock Market
FBM KLCI advanced 2.75 points to 1544.02. Malaysia’s 1Q GDP growth came in at a slower 4.6% while Malaysia dropped 6 places in the Institute of Management Development 2011 World Competitive Rankings.

FBM KLCI @ 19-05-2011