Jakarta Composite Index -0.3% at midday break; 90 stocks gain, 107 decline; MSCI Asia Pacific Index -0.2%.
ADVANCERS: * Holcim Indonesia (SMCB IJ) +3.5%, Wijaya Karya (WIKA IJ) +1.4%; Indonesia’s state pension fund Jamsostek will increase holdings of construction, consumer and financial stocks; “The statement they made would definitely affect the share price today,” Syaiful Adrian, analyst at Ciptadana Sekuritas says by phone today
DECLINERS: * Sampoerna Agro (SGRO IJ) -1%; Palm oil futures -3.2% in Kuala Lumpur today, falling for 3rd day.
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