The Jakarta Composite index rose 1.8 percent to 3,955.58.
Energy companies: Crude oil futures surged 9.4 percent to $84.96 a barrel in New York on June 29, the most in more than three years. Oil was last at $83.92 in after-hours trading. PT Medco Energi Internasional (MEDC) , Indonesia’s biggest listed oil company, gained 4.1 percent to 1,800 rupiah and PT Energi Mega Persada (ENRG) , the second largest, climbed 2.1 percent to 143 rupiah.
Nickel producers: Nickel for three-month delivery rose 3.2 percent to $16,730 a metric ton in London on June 29, the most since April 26. PT Vale Indonesia (INCO) , the nation’s biggest producer of the metal, jumped 7 percent to 2,675 rupiah and PT Aneka Tambang (ANTM) , the second largest, advanced 1.5 percent to 1,340 rupiah.
PT Global Mediacom (BMTR) : The media company will offer 1.25 trillion rupiah ($133 million) of bonds from July 3 through July 9 to raise working capital and fund capital expenditure, the company said in a statement published in Seputar Indonesia newspaper. Global Mediacom gained 2.7 percent to 1,520 rupiah.
PT Golden Energy Mines (GEMS) : Singapore’s United Fiber System Ltd. reached an agreement with PT Dian Swastatika Sentosa (DSSA) and GMR Coal Resources Pte to buy 97 percent of Golden Energy for $2.24 billion in a so-called reverse takeover, according to a statement to the Singapore stock exchange. Golden Energy rose 1.9 percent to 2,625 rupiah and Dian Swastatika, an electricity producer, was unchanged at 14,000 rupiah.
PT Tiga Pilar Sejahtera Food (AISA) : The instant-noodle maker plans to buy land in West and East Kalimantan provinces and on Sumatra island to boost its land bank to 200,000 hectares in the next three years, the Jakarta Globe reported, citing Corporate Secretary Yulianni Liyuwardi. The company owns 79,000 hectares of land for its oil-palm plantations, the report said. Tiga Pilar jumped 5.2 percent to 610 rupiah.
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