Indonesia stocks lower at close of trade; IDX Composite Index down 0.47%

14/03/2018 10:15:00 Stock Market

Indonesia stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the Mining, Miscellaneous Industry and Property sectors led shares lower.

At the close in Jakarta, the IDX Composite Index fell 0.47%.

The best performers of the session on the IDX Composite Index were PT First Indo American Leasing Tbk (JK:FINN), which rose 34.81% or 47 points to trade at 182 at the close. Meanwhile, Express Transindo Utama Tbk (JK:TAXI) added 34.55% or 19 points to end at 74 and Yanaprima Hastapersada Tbk (JK:YPAS) was up 24.84% or 190 points to 955 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Graha Andrasentra Propertindo Tbk PT (JK:JGLE), which fell 24.24% or 16 points to trade at 50 at the close. Danasupra Erapacific Tbk (JK:DEFI) declined 21.43% or 300.00 points to end at 1100.00 and Tifico Fiber Indonesia Tbk (JK:TFCO) was down 18.75% or 150 points to 650.

Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Jakarta Stock Exchange by 220 to 146 and 109 ended unchanged.

Shares in Graha Andrasentra Propertindo Tbk PT (JK:JGLE) fell to all time lows; falling 24.24% or 16 to 50.

Crude oil for April delivery was up 0.49% or 0.30 to $61.01 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in May rose 0.51% or 0.33 to hit $64.97 a barrel, while the April Gold Futures contract fell 0.13% or 1.70 to trade at $1325.40 a troy ounce.

USD/IDR was down 0.01% to 13737.0, while AUD/IDR rose 0.08% to 10821.50.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.10% at 89.79.