JAKARTA - The Composite Stock Price Index (JCI) today closed up by 47.91 points or 0.75% to 6,461.18. This increase was supported by the trade balance surplus in February.
A total of 227 shares moved higher, 176 shares weakened and 124 shares moved flat. The stock trading volume was recorded at 16.9 billion shares with a transaction value of Rp 11.41 trillion.
Seven sectoral indices pushed up the JCI with the highest growth in the basic industrial sector. Today's top gainers are PT Charoend Pokphand Tbk (CPIN), PT Pabrik Tjiwi Kimia Tbk (TKIM) and PT Indah Kiat Pulp and Paper Tbk (INKP). (LM)