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AllHome gets relatively warm welcome, gains 0.5% on PSE debut

Oct 10, 2019 - 7:20 PM

The initial public offering of AllHome, owned by richest Filipino Manny Villar, is the biggest listing on the Philippine Stock Exchange since 2016

Stocks to Watch: Axelum in a nutshell

Oct 07, 2019 - 9:00 AM

Going nuts over Axelum's listing on the main board of the Philippine Stock Exchange on Monday, October 7? Get to know the coconut products manufacturer here.


Stocks to Watch: ABS-CBN, GMA earnings

Aug 19, 2019 - 9:30 AM

Are you a Kapamilya or a Kapuso? We look into their financials to check which company has earned and grown more over the years.


Stocks to Watch: China's war vs POGOs hits properties

Aug 12, 2019 - 9:30 AM

Properties hit the jackpot when online gambling flourished in Metro Manila. Just how colossal will the impact be if POGOs suddenly go away?


Stocks to Watch: Oh, ghost! Should investors be scared?

Aug 05, 2019 - 9:30 AM

Oh, ghost! August. Get it? It's that month where superstitious investors hide.


First Metro sees bulls in H2 2019

Aug 01, 2019 - 2:40 PM

With inflation slowing down and government spending expected to improve, bulls are expected to roam the stock market


Stocks to Watch: Jollibee in charts

Jul 29, 2019 - 9:30 AM

It's not just Chickenjoy: Jollibee is also selling cakes, burgers, pho, and now, more coffee. Can it brew Coffee Bean back to profit?

Stocks to Watch: Waiting game for infrastructure

Jul 22, 2019 - 9:30 AM

The infrastructure boom is not quite here yet, and that may be good for patient investors

PSEi breaks into bull market territory, closes at 8,365

Jul 15, 2019 - 5:45 PM

The Philippine Stock Exchange index finally enters the bull market, but don't expect it to soar to 9,000 just yet

Stocks to Watch: 3 property stocks to consider buying

Jul 15, 2019 - 9:30 AM

Buy, sell, or hold? Rappler's very first weekly stock outlook looks at 3 property companies, as the sector appears set for greater heights.

PSEi seen to finish strong at 8,500 in 2019

Jul 05, 2019 - 4:27 PM

Philstocks is bullish on Philippine stocks, but trims its forecast on the country's economic growth

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PSEi is ASEAN's 3rd best in 1st half of 2019

Jul 03, 2019 - 11:54 AM

The Philippine Stock Exchange index ends higher in the 1st semester of 2019, with foreign investors as net buyers

PSEi reshuffle: Bloomberry in, Petron out

Feb 08, 2019 - 3:53 PM

PSE president and CEO Ramon Monzon says the changes reflect the 'dynamic changes in the company performance vis-à-vis the standards set by the exchange'

Philippine stocks finally climb to 8,000

Jan 14, 2019 - 5:15 PM

The Philippine Stock Exchange index closes at 8,024.14 points on Monday, January 14

Red October in Philippine stocks, bleed to 6,800

Oct 11, 2018 - 5:12 PM

The Philippine Stock Exchange suffers 31 straight days of net foreign outflows and is down by 21.09% year-to-date

PSEi flirts with 6,900

Jun 22, 2018 - 8:46 PM

Jittery investors ask: Where is the bottom in the bear's lair?

Philippine stocks dive into bear territory

Jun 21, 2018 - 8:30 PM

With the current bloodbath in the local bourse, investors ask if it's a good time to buy cheap stocks

Philippine stocks log biggest single-day price drop in over a year

Feb 05, 2018 - 7:45 PM

Wall Street and Asian markets wobble, dragging Philippine stocks on Monday, February 5

BIG DROP. The bellwether Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) on Monday, February 5 ends at 8,616 points, 2.21% or 194.75 points lower than that of Friday, February 2. Rappler file photo

Philippine stocks break 8,700 level to open 2018

Jan 03, 2018 - 4:30 PM

(UPDATED) Investors remain upbeat even as the 20% hike in stock transaction tax takes effect at the local bourse

Philippine stocks close above 8,400 in new milestone

Oct 12, 2017 - 7:05 PM

This is the Philippine Stock Exchange index's 4th milestone in just 31 trading days

Philippine stocks close above 8,300, track Wall Street gains

Oct 03, 2017 - 8:45 PM

'Investors continue to remain bullish about the prospects of the Philippine economy,' says Philippine Stock Exchange president and chief executive officer Ramon Monzon

FOLLOW SUIT. The Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) on Tuesday, October 3 closes at an all-time high of 8,312.93, up by 56.65 points from Monday’s close. Image from PSE

Robinsons Retail Holdings to replace EDC on PSEi

Sep 26, 2017 - 5:00 PM

This comes as the soon-to-be delisted EDC's public float drops below the 12% minimum requirement

New milestone as Philippine stocks breach 8,300 mark

Sep 21, 2017 - 6:50 PM

Ignoring the political noise in the country, investors mainly react to the US Federal Reserve's expected rate decision later in the year

ON A ROLL. At the close of Thursday’s trading, the PSEi is at 8,286.86 points, up by 67.54 or 0.8% from Wednesday’s close. All sectoral indices also ended higher with the Holding Firms and Industrial counters up the most, gaining 1.3% and 1%, respectively. Photo from PSE

PH stocks break 8,200 level, post 3rd straight all-time high

Sep 18, 2017 - 8:35 PM

Local stocks post a new milestone just before the Chinese ghost month ends on Tuesday, September 19

NEW MILESTONE. On Monday, September 18, the Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) close at a record high of 8,294.14, up by 113.29 points or 1.4% from Friday, September 15. Photo courtesy of PSE

Philippine stocks post all-time high amid upbeat U.S. market

Sep 14, 2017 - 5:10 PM

UPDATED Aside from upbeat US data there is one foreign broker who released a buy recommendation on Philippine property shares says an analyst

RECORD HIGH. The PSEi closed at 8,144.91, up by 91.03 points or 1.13% from Wednesday, September 13's close. Photo from PSE

Philippine stocks, peso down on another U.S. Fed hike

Jun 15, 2017 - 8:45 PM

The US Federal Reserve s decision to raise the benchmark interest rate for the 2nd time this year is the primary market mover on Thursday June 15

ANTICIPATED. The US Federal Reserve's decision to raise interest rates for the second time this year is a move widely expected by economists and investors. Rappler file photo

Philippine peso, stock market stable despite martial law declaration

May 24, 2017 - 10:15 PM

BSP Governor Amando Tetangco Jr points out however that there may be temporary cautiousness in the next few days

BSP likely to leave rates unchanged after another U.S. Fed hike

Mar 16, 2017 - 5:50 PM

An economist says the strategy to hike early on has allowed the BSP to stand pat in the face of 3 Fed rate hikes to date

WIDELY EXPECTED. BSP Governor Tetangco says the Fed rate hike is widely expected and already priced in. Screenshot from BSP Youtube page

Philippine peso continues to dip, hits new 10-year low

Feb 27, 2017 - 6:10 PM

The local currency slides to a fresh low again as it braces for another US Federal Reserve rate hike and awaits US President Donald Trump s new policies

FRESH 10-YEAR LOW. On Monday, February 27, Philippine peso opened weaker at P50.24 to $1 and depreciated further to an intraday low of P50.285 to $1. Rappler file photo

Rappler Talk: Bob Herrera-Lim on the peso, worst performing currency

Feb 22, 2017 - 8:22 AM

The Philippine peso remains the worst performing currency in the Asia depreciating by as much as 5 72 this year

Philippine peso now at its weakest in a decade

Feb 20, 2017 - 7:10 PM

The local currency s performance on Monday February 20 is the weakest since the P50 32: 1 level recorded on September 26 2006

WEAKEST. This is Philippine peso's weakest close in a decade. Rappler file photo

PH peso nears P50 again

Dec 20, 2016 - 8:25 PM

This is its weakest level in over a decade or since closing at P50 12 to 1 on November 16 2006

WEAKEST. This was its weakest level in over a decade or since closing at P50.12 to $1 in Nov. 16, 2006. Rappler file photo

How a Fed rate hike impacts the Philippine economy

Dec 15, 2016 - 12:18 PM

Economists agree that the Philippines may be in for some rough sailing but will ultimately weather the storm

HIT ON THE CHIN. For BPI's lead economist, the 25 basis points hike on December 14 already seems to be priced in.

Shares in Century Properties rally after Trump's US presidential win

Nov 09, 2016 - 6:59 PM

The local property developer bucks regional bloodbath on Wednesday November 9 with analysts believing the surge is because of Trump s presidential victory

BUCKING BLOODBATH. Even if regional markets decline and local property firms shares plunge, shares of Century Properties increase. Photos by Saul Loeb/AFP

Philippine stocks plunge to 7-month low on Trump's stunning win

Nov 09, 2016 - 5:20 PM

The steep decline in local stocks indicates investor jitters over the Trump presidency

LOWEST IN 7 MONTHS. Investors are worried on Donald Trump's pronouncements, including him against migrants, which could hurt remittances flows, trade and aid. PSE photo by Agence France-Presse

PH stocks plunge on US election fever, Fed rate hike talks

Nov 02, 2016 - 9:30 PM

The Philippine Stock Exchange index plunges by 2 06 or 152 40 points to 7 252 40 at November 2 s closing bell

FRIGHTENED BY TRUMP. BPI economist Nicholas Antonio Mapa says 'stocks fell sharply after returning to trading in hostile territory with the US election fever heating up. while concerns about possible hawkish comments from the Fed sparked a general risk off tone.' Rappler photo

Investors not worried about Duterte war on drugs – DTI chief

Sep 02, 2016 - 2:19 PM

Now it’s safer out there in the streets We see the confidence says Trade and Industry chief Ramon Lopez

INVESTORS CONFIDENT. DTI Secretary Ramon Lopez faces the House Committee on Appropriations to defend the agency's proposed 2017 budget on September 2. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Security Bank to rejoin PSE

Aug 24, 2016 - 6:45 PM

The local bourse announces that Security Bank will replace Bloomberry Resorts Corporation which will be removed from the main index on September 12

REPLACEMENT. Security Bank will replace Bloomberry Resorts Corporation, which is set to be removed from the main index in September

Philippine stocks' early gains fade as inauguration euphoria ends

Jun 30, 2016 - 9:15 PM

Stock analysts say the market has been ripe for some profit taking after stocks were up on Duterte s inauguration

MARKET EUPHORIA. Among the sectors, the services index was the biggest gainer during Duterte's inauguration

Philippine stocks, peso fall on Brexit victory

Jun 24, 2016 - 5:41 PM

Stock analysts say local and foreign investors cash in gains as they were surprised by the decision

RISK AVERSION. Philippine stocks were offloaded as risk off sentiment dominated in reaction to the Brexit

Stock market decline steepest since 'Black Monday'

Jan 11, 2016 - 7:27 PM

The PSEi hits below 6300 level

epa05087328 Filipino traders cheer during the first trading day of the year 2016 at the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) in the financial district of Makati, south of Manila, Philippines, 04 January 2016. Shares in major Asian markets fell sharply on the first trading day of the new year, as sentiment was hurt by disappointing results from the Chinese economy. The losses came amid declines in Chinese markets triggered by another fall in the purchasing managers index, a key indicator of the strength of China's manufacturing sector, which led to the suspension of trade at Chinese stock markets. EPA/MARK R. CRISTINO

Downtrend for PH stocks in 2016

Jan 10, 2016 - 1:00 PM

The market is still on a downtrend with no signs yet that it is about to reverse But it’s not all grim Read on

FIRST TRADING DAY 2016. Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) Chairman Jose Pardo (center) with other PSE officials lead the bell ringing during the first trading day of the year 2016 at the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) in Makati financial district, January 4. Shares in major Asian markets fell sharply on the first trading day of the new year, as sentiment was hurt by disappointing results from the Chinese economy. Mark C. Cristino / EPA

Your 2016 investment guide

Jan 06, 2016 - 10:53 AM

2016 holds a promise of another growth year despite the known risks

A rough 2015 for PH stocks

Dec 22, 2015 - 8:30 AM

Since we do not know how low the market can go it would be better to wait until we see a floor come out

BEARISH MARKET. As we bring 2015 to a close, and if you see your stocks in the red, try to assess and study which areas in your stock selection and timing would need changes.

PH warned China meltdown more worrisome than Greek crisis

Jul 09, 2015 - 5:21 PM

Should China s market fall accelerate other countries outside Asia will be hit economists warn

TAILSPIN. Worries over China's unstoppable sell-off sends the Philippines' financial markets into a tailspin. Image from Shutterstock

Sun Life launches Philippine stock index fund

May 06, 2015 - 2:52 PM

The Sun Life Prosperity Philippine Stock Index Fund is perfect for investors who have a high risk appetite and a long term investment horizon says SLAMCI president Valerie Pama

Aquino rings in PSE celebrations

Apr 14, 2015 - 11:36 AM

UPDATED PSEi trading has doubled during President Aquino’s tenure reaching a new record of 8 127 48

President Benigno Aquino III marks PSEi celebrations

PSE trading up by 40.4%, net foreign buying surging

Apr 05, 2015 - 10:43 PM

Net foreign buying surged to P48 87 billion up 182 from this time last year

PSEi records a week of highs

Jan 30, 2015 - 9:31 PM

The local bourse closes the week’s trading at 7 689 91 – the 7th stellar finish since 2015 started

PSEi breaches 7500 level

Jan 15, 2015 - 1:15 PM

The Philippine Stock Exchange Index hits an all time record of 7530 41 boosted by continuing oil price plunge