The volume of foreign transactions decreases; net foreign is positive
JAKARTA - Both purchases and sales of foreign exchange did not exceed 2 billion shares on Wednesday (November 23). Fortunately, the number of shares purchased by foreign investors exceeded the number of shares sold by foreigners, resulting in a positive net volume of 128 million shares.
The largest net volume was contributed by PT Bumi Resources Tbk (BUMI), totaling 290 million shares after 416 million were bought up by foreign investors. Furthermore, 126 million shares of PT Bank Rakyat Indonesia (Persero) Tbk (BBRI) were purchased, making the net volume recorded at 74 million shares. In addition, the purchase of 173 million shares by PT Widodo Makmur Perkasa Tbk (WMPP) also generated a significant net volume of 63 million shares.
In addition to the three issuers mentioned above, PT GoTo Gojek Tokopedia Tbk (GOTO) shares are still being sought after by foreigners, with 133 million shares sold. However, foreigners released nearly 100 million GOTO shares, bringing the net volume to "only" 33.78 million shares. Finally, 36 million shares of PT Darma Henwa Tbk (DEWA) were also bought with foreign funds.
On the other hand, foreign investors have sold 163 million shares of PT Bukalapak.com Tbk (BUKA), resulting in a net volume of this e-commerce platform of negative 106 million. Furthermore, the shares of two mining issuers, PT Timah Tbk (TINS) and PT Bumi Resources Minerals Tbk (BRMS), were released by foreigners at 41 million and 38 million shares, respectively. Finally, overseas shareholders also sold their ownership interests in PT MNC Asia Holding Tbk (BHIT) of 30 million shares and PT Panin Financial Tbk (PNLF) of 56 million shares. (KD)
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