Genting Bhd is one of the largest corporations in Malaysia. Since 2003, under the leadership of Tan Sri Lim Kok Thay, Genting Bhd has transformed from a local conglomerate into a leading multi-national organization which is engaged in a variety of industries which include gaming, leisure, hotels, oil palm plantations, property development and power generation activities.

As I write, Genting Bhd is worth RM 36.97 billion in market capitalization. It is one of the 30 constituents of the FTSE-KLCI. In this article, I’ll cover 8 key things you need know about Genting Bhd before you invest.

#1: Stock Symbol

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Ticker Symbol: KLSE: GENTING / KLSE: 3182
Market Capitalization: RM 36.97 Billion (5 October 2017)

Share Price: RM 9.60 (5 October 2017)

Industry: Gaming

Syariah Compliant: No

#2: The Business

Genting Bhd derives income from 3 main listed subsidiaries. They are:

  1. Genting Malaysia Bhd

    Genting Bhd owns 49….