Foreign investors booked a net buy of Rp372.24 billion on Monday (Oct 23), cutting year-to-date net sell to Rp17.94 trillion. But profit taking hit certain stocks so that the composite index of the Indonesia Stock Exchange (IDX) only gained 0.35% to close at 5,950. Investors were focused on buying mining stocks yesterday; the sector gained 1.64%. Coal miners Bayan Resources (BYAN) gained 12.5% and Bumi Resources (BUMI) hiked 11.3%. Perusahaan Gas Negara (PGAS) also gained 3.9%.To subscribe please click here