Stock Exchange poised for another all-time high?
As of midday December 26, over 480 million shares worth P1.5 billion changed hands

MANILA, Philippines – The holiday cheer seemed to have spilled over to the Philippine Stock Exchange Index (PSEi) as it again breached the 5,800 level as early as mid-day trading on Wednesday, December 26. 

The PSEi was up 0.45% or 25.92 points to 5,849.86 by midday, only a few hours day after Christmas. 

The All Shares index was also up 0.32% or 11.94 points to the 3,712.44 level.

As of midday, some 481.28 million shares worth P1.46 billion changed hands. 

There were 79 gainers and 58 decliners. Some 31 shares remained unchanged.