Rupiah Falls Nearing Rp13,900/USD

Angga Bratadharma    •    Selasa, 08 Dec 2015 17:28 WIB
Rupiah Falls Nearing Rp13,900/USD
Illustration (Photo: Antara Foto/Yudhi Mahatma), Jakarta: Rupiah weakened against United States dollar in the evening compared with its position in the morning. Rupiah still weakens although government has announced seventh economic package.
Quoting Bloomberg, Tuesday (12/8/2015), rupiah was at Rp13,893/USD in the evening. While Yahoo Finance data showed rupiah at Rp13,923. Jakarta Interbank Spot Dollar Rate (Jisdor) showed rupiah at Rp13,853.
The weakening of rupiah followed by Jakarta Composite Index (JC) that also fell today.JCI, Tuesday (12/8/2015) this evening was closed fell 57.21 points or 1.3 percent to 4,464. While LQ45 fell 13.49 points to 767 points and JII fell 13.51 points to 582 points.
All sectors weakened throughout the day where the lowest decrease was recorded by consumer sector with 19.68 points followed by manufacturing, mining and infrastructure sectors.
Transaction volume today reached 4.9 billion shares worth Rp5.2 trillion. 67 stocks increased, 216 stocks decreased and 58 stocks unchanged.