Asian shares flirted with three-week lows on Wednesday after a dour start to Wall Street’s corporate earnings season knocked U.S. stocks, while the dollar and Treasury yields rose on growing expectations of a U.S. rate hike in December, Reuters reported.┬áThe composite index of the Indonesia Stock Exchange (IDX) regained Tuesday (Oct 11) with late buying helping. Trading, however, remained fluctuative. The index moved at range of 5,345-5,385 during day trading. Domestic investors dominated the buying in local stocks yesterday, while foreign investors booked net sell of Rp207.4 billion, cutting year-to-date net buy to Rp33.89 trillion. The rupiah meanwhile weakened to Rp12,992 against the U.S. dollar on Tuesday.

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