The following stocks may have unusual price changes in Indonesian trading. Stock symbols are in parentheses, and share prices are as of the last close.
The Jakarta Composite index gained 0.4 percent to 3,625.27.
Energy companies: Oil for February delivery slid 0.6 percent to $91 a barrel in New York yesterday.
PT Tambang Batubara Bukit Asam (PTBA IJ), a state-run coal producer, rose 2.1 percent to 21,650 rupiah and PT Adaro Energy (ADRO IJ), Indonesia’s second-largest coal producer, was unchanged at 2,525 rupiah. A lower oil price reduces the appeal of alternative fuels such as coal and gas.
PT Bank Mandiri (BMRI IJ): Indonesia’s biggest bank by assets expects to raise between 9.3 trillion rupiah and 14.4 trillion rupiah selling new shares in a February rights offer to expand lending, the company said in a prospectus published in Bisnis Indonesia. Bank Mandiri will sell 2.3 billion shares at between 4,000 rupiah to 6,150 rupiah apiece, it said. Mandiri gained 2.4 percent to 6,500 rupiah.
PT Indocitra Finance (INCF IJ): The Indonesian company that plans to enter the mining business seeks to raise 3.6 trillion rupiah selling 1.44 billion new shares at 2,500 rupiah apiece in a January rights offer to finance expansion, it said in a prospectus published in Bisnis Indonesia. Indocitra gained 3.2 percent to 3,200 rupiah.
PT Pembangunan Perumahan (PTPP IJ): The state-run construction company expects 2010 net income to rise 23 percent from a year earlier to 201 billion rupiah, the Jakarta Post reported, citing President Director Musyanif. Pembangunan Perumahan rose 4.1 percent to 770 rupiah.
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