UMW Falls to 3-Month Low on Concern Over Impact from Japan Quake

UMW Holdings Bhd. (UMWH), which assembles vehicles in Malaysia for Toyota Motor Corp. (7203), fell to a three- month low in Kuala Lumpur trading after RHB Research Institute Sdn. said it may feel a knock-on effect from Japan’s earthquake and tsunami.

The stock dropped 2.4 percent to 7.05 ringgit at 9:13 a.m. local time, set for its lowest close since Dec. 30.

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