# How To Calculate Stock Profit Bursa Malaysia

How To Calculate Stock Profit Bursa Malaysia ,

The below table will breakdown  the costs involve when buy/ sell Stock in Bursa Malaysia

Commissions  rate may differ  from broker.

I will use the Counter below as an Example

KLSE: MAYBANK
Description Definition Rates / Volume / Charges Formulae Calculation
Market  Price   (A) Current price at Market RM 8.25 NA NA
Quantity  (B) Quantities that you would like to Buy / Sell 2000 NA NA
Basic Cost (C) NA NA (A) x (B)

Market Price  x  Quantity

RM 8.25  x 2,000

RM 16,500
Brokerage Charges ( Subjected to different Broker  & Trading Type) (D) Commissions that the Broker Charges 0.25% / Minimum Commission RM 40

the Higher computation will be taken

(C)  x ( 0.25/100)

Basic Cost  x ( 0.25/100)

RM16,500  x ( 0.25/100)= RM41.25

Since

RM41.25 > Minimum Commissions RM40

RM41.25 will be charged

RM41.25
Clearing Fee (E) Clearing Fee (0.03% of transaction value (payable by both buyer and seller) with a maximum of RM1000.00 per contract) 0.0325% (C) x  ( 0.03/100)

Basic Cost  x ( 0.03/100)

RM16,500  x ( 0.03/100)= RM4.95

RM4.95
Stamp Duty (E) ( RM1 for every RM1000 Transaction , max RM 200) stamp Duty not Subjected to GST ( RM1 for every RM1000 Transaction) (C) /1000

RM16,500 /1000=

RM 16.50

RM 16.50

## Total Buying Cost

Basic Cost +Broker Fees + Clearing Fees  +Stamp Duty

RM16,500+RM41.25+RM4.95+RM 16.50

RM 16562.70

# After  3 Months holding, Share Price increase to MYR 9.00 , and you decided to sell

Description Definition Rates / Volume / Charges Formulae Calculation
Market  Price   (A) Current price at Market RM 9.00 NA NA
Quantity  (B) Quantities that you would like to Buy / Sell 2000 NA NA
Basic Cost (C) NA NA (A) x (B)

Market Price  x  Quantity

RM 9.00  x 2,000

RM 18,000
Brokerage Charges ( Subjected to different Broker  & Trading Type) (D) Commissions that the Broker Charges 0.25% / Minimum Commission RM 40

the Higher computation will be taken

(C)  x ( 0.25/100)

Basic Cost  x ( 0.25/100)

RM18,000  x ( 0.25/100)= RM45.00

Since

RM45.00 > Minimum Commissions RM45

RM45.00 will be charged

RM45.00
Clearing Fee (E) Clearing Fee (0.03% of transaction value (payable by both buyer and seller) with a maximum of RM1000.00 per contract) 0.0325% (C) x  ( 0.03/100)

Basic Cost  x ( 0.03/100)

RM18,000  x ( 0.03/100)= RM4.95

RM5.40
Stamp Duty (E) ( RM1 for every RM1000 Transaction , max RM 200) stamp Duty not Subjected to GST ( RM1 for every RM1000 Transaction) (C) /1000

RM18,000 /1000=

RM18.00

RM 18.00

## Total Return After Selling

Basic Cost -[Broker Fees + Clearing Fees  +Stamp Duty]

RM18,000-[RM45.00+RM5.40+RM 18.00]

RM 17931.60

# Transaction Cost

Transaction Cost Involve = (MYR18000 -MYR17931.60 ) + (MYR 16562.70 -MYR16500) =  (MYR68.40+MYR62.7)= RM 131.10

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