Foreign investors continued buying local stocks, as Monday (August 15) they booked further net buy of Rp354 billion, bringing year-to-date net buy to Rp37.87 trillion. While domestic investors opted to realize gain after an impressive recent rally. The composite index of the Indonesia Stock Exchange (IDX) dropped 1.05% to close at 5,320 yesterday. The country’s weak trade data released by Indonesia’s Statistics Agency (BPS) yesterday also prompted the selling in stocks.To subscribe please click here