Investing.com – Indonesia stocks were lower after the close on Monday, as losses in the , and sectors led shares lower.
At the close in Jakarta, the fell 1.23%.
The best performers of the session on the were Pelat Timah Nusantara Tbk (JK:), which rose 23.81% or 20 points to trade at 104 at the close. Meanwhile, Krakatau Steel Persero Tbk (JK:) added 20.39% or 105 points to end at 620 and Bank Qnb Indonesia Tbk (JK:) was up 19.28% or 59 points to 365 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Trimegah Securities Tbk (JK:), which fell 10.00% or 8 points to trade at 72 at the close. Bayu Buana Tbk (JK:) declined 10.00% or 115 points to end at 1035 and Kokoh Inti Arebama Tbk (JK:) was down 10.00% or 29 points to 261.
Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Jakarta Stock Exchange by 211 to 89 and 90 ended unchanged.
Shares in Krakatau Steel Persero Tbk (JK:) rose to 52-week highs; gaining 20.39% or 105 to 620.
Crude oil for May delivery was down 0.48% or 0.19 to $39.53 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in June fell 0.24% or 0.10 to hit $41.84 a barrel, while the June Gold contract rose 0.56% or 7.00 to trade at $1250.80 a troy ounce.
USD/IDR was down 0.05% to 13118.5, while AUD/IDR rose 0.01% to 9907.50.
The US Dollar Index was down 0.02% at 94.20.
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