AKRA began working on lubricant distribution business

JAKARTA. Business diversification began to be intensively conducted by PT AKR Corporindo Tbk (AKRA). The company will develop lubricant distribution business. AKRA’s subsidiary, PT AKR Niaga Indonesia recently signed a distribution agreement with PT Castrol Indonesia, a lubricant company owned by BP Global. “This lubricant product will be marketed to industrial sectors, marine, mining and … Continue reading “AKRA began working on lubricant distribution business”

JAKARTA. Business diversification began to be intensively conducted by PT AKR Corporindo Tbk (AKRA). The company will develop lubricant distribution business. AKRA’s subsidiary, PT AKR Niaga Indonesia recently signed a distribution agreement with PT Castrol Indonesia, a lubricant company owned by BP Global.

“This lubricant product will be marketed to industrial sectors, marine, mining and commercial vehicles,” said Bambang Soetiono, President Director of AKR Niaga in Jakarta, Tuesday (9/5). Continue reading “AKRA began working on lubricant distribution business”

Distressed purchasing power, LPPF stock hold

JAKARTA. NH Korindo Sekuritas Indonesia recommends the stock holdings of PT Matahari Department Store Tbk (LPPF). The target price set is Rp 16,225 per share.

Weak public purchasing power so the basis of the recommendation. “This weakening of purchasing power has a negative impact on LPPF,” said Arnold Sampeling, NH Korindo analyst in research, Tuesday (9/5).

The weak purchasing power is reflected in sales in the first quarter of 2017 in LPPF’s direct purchase (DP) segment which declined 0.5% year on year (yoy) to Rp 1.2 trillion. Consignment sales were at Rp 2 trillion, down 2.3% yoy. Continue reading “Distressed purchasing power, LPPF stock hold”

Analysts tend to suggest buying ADRO stocks

PT Adaro Energy Tbk (ADRO), A leading Indonesian Coal company, is aggressively working on a power plant project. Later, this business is expected to contribute significantly to the company’s revenue.

ADRO’s aggressive build of power plants is in line with the company’s strategy to integrate its business. ADRO will combine power generation businesses, coal mining and logistics. Later, ADRO-generated coal will be used to supply its own power plant. Continue reading “Analysts tend to suggest buying ADRO stocks”

Do you a moderat investor? Try invest in the mixed mutual fund

Selecting investment products such as mutual funds are consist of several type of products. Of course, investors need to adjust their risk profiles. When this is done, investors will feel safe and comfortable continously in investing mutual funds to reach their financial goals.

One of the investor risk profile is moderate investor. This type of investor is ready to accept short-term fluctuations in the potential benefits that are expected to be higher than inflation and deposits.

In this case, the mutual fund investment could move up or down fluctuating and this has been understood by investors. However, this type of investor still do not want his money disappear altogether when investing. Continue reading “Do you a moderat investor? Try invest in the mixed mutual fund”

What is Market Risk? How to deal with it?

When investing in mutual funds, investor will not only face profits but also risks, investor should always realize this risk. One of the main risks is the market risk that always comes up from time to time.

The fluctuations risk in Net Asset Value (NAV) due to the changes in financial market sentiment (such as stocks and bonds) which an asset in the portfolio management of mutual funds is also a market risk. This risk is also often referred as systematic risk (systematic risk), which means that these risks can not be avoided and it would always be experienced by investors. Continue reading “What is Market Risk? How to deal with it?”