Increase in Financial and Consumer Shares Raise IHSG 133 Points to 5,907

By : Abraham And Aldo Bella Putra | Wednesday, May 09 2018 - 23:59 IWST

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Holding Migas Pertamina - PGN (dok IndoPetroNews) - Jakarta - Jakarta Composite Index (IDX) closed up 2.31% or 133 points to position 5.907 at the end of trading Wednesday (09/05/2018) compared to the position at the end of trading the day before at the level of 57774.
The strengthening of JCI in today's trading was supported by the increase of 239 stock prices, especially financial and consumer stocks. In addition, there were 186 stocks down, 100 stocks stagnant and 101 shares were not transacted at all.
Total trading value across all BEI market segments reached Rp9.14 trillion. It consists of trading value in the Regular Market of Rp7.22 trillion in Negotiated Market worth Rp1.92 trillion and in Cash Market of Rp7.67 million.
Total volume of transactions recorded as much as 90.74 million lots of shares, the result of 434,202 times the transaction. Foreign investors booked net sales of Rp328.16 billion with net sales of 1.99 million lots.
Eight out of nine indexes of BEI are green. Index of financial sector experienced the highest increase, that is equal to 3,64% or 37,63 points to position 1,071. This was followed by the consumer sector index and mining sector index which rose by 3.38% and 2.17%, respectively.
LQ45 stocks that rose in price and became the top gainers today are BBNI whose price is up 9.9% or Rp725 to Rp8,050 per unit, PGAS whose price is raised 7.22% or Rp130 ​​to Rp1.930 per unit and WIKA whose price increased by 6.4% or Rp80 to Rp1,330 per unit.
LQ45 stocks that became top losers were SSMS whose price shrank 5.6% or Rp70 to Rp1,180 per unit, KLBF whose price decreased by 1.37% or Rp20 to Rp1,435 per unit and BUMI whose price was trimmed 0, 82% or Rp2 to Rp242 per unit. (Abraham Sihombing)

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