JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – The Jakarta Composite Index (JCI) closed up 9.63 points (0.14 percent) to 6,500 after moving between 6,484-6,529 on Monday (22/1). The composite index’s level at closing has surpassed the previous record-high level of 6,472 on Friday closing.
While in the foreign exchange market, the Rupiah closed down 34 points (0.26 percent) at Rp13.350 / US dollar, after moving in the range of Rp13.324-Rp13.358.
A total of 197 stocks rose, 151 shares fell, and 130 shares did not move. While five of the 10 sectoral gains. The biggest gain was experienced by mining sector which rose by 2.54 percent.
From Asia, the majority of stock indices moved higher. The condition is indicated by the Nikkei225 index in Japan which rose by 0.03 percent, South Korea’s Kospi index fell by 0.72 percent, and Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index rose 0.43 percent.
This afternoon, the majority of stock indices in Europe moved lower since opening this afternoon. The FTSE100 Index in the UK moved up 0.07 percent, the DAX index in Germany fell 0.11 percent, and the CAC index in France fell 0.16 percent.