We had hoped for a continuation of the Indonesia Stock Exchange (IHSG)'s rebound after forming a green candle. It failed, however, due to negative market sentiments brought on by the bailout of Cyprus. Also, selling pressures on American stock markets late last week blocked a potential longer rally. The IHSG felt the impact of the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) that fell after a weaker NY Empire State Manufacturing Index as well as Consumer Sentiment.
26 February 2020 (closed)
USD/IDR (14,234) +216.00 +1.54%
EUR/IDR (15,641) +350.19 +2.29%
Jakarta Composite Index (5,688.92) -98.22 -1.70%