Philippine Stock Exchange index - updates

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Philippine shares bounce to 6,000 as lockdown eases

Jun 02, 2020 - 3:00 PM

After settling at the 5,000 level for over two months, the PSEi powers back to 6,000 on Tuesday, June 2, driven by investor optimism


Coronavirus wipes out P1.16 trillion in Philippine stock market

Mar 19, 2020 - 4:10 PM

Year-to-date, the Philippine Stock Exchange index is already down by almost 41%

Philippine stocks plunge nearly 25% after virus trading halt

Mar 19, 2020 - 11:45 AM

The Philippine Stock Exchange index suffers a record fall as trade resumes on Thursday, March 19

Philippine bond, forex markets reopen March 18, PSE on March 19

Mar 18, 2020 - 10:35 AM

Capital markets are reopening in the Philippines after agencies assured authorities of the safety of employees

Philippines suspends stock market trade over virus fears

Mar 17, 2020 - 12:15 PM

Trading at the Philippine Stock Exchange is suspended starting Tuesday, March 17, 'until further notice'

Coronavirus pushes Philippine shares deeper into bear territory

Mar 16, 2020 - 3:45 PM

The Philippine Stock Exchange index falls by 7.9% on Monday, March 16, as Metro Manila businesses shut down

PSE shortens trading hours as Metro Manila goes on lockdown

Mar 15, 2020 - 8:45 PM

The Philippine Stock Exchange will close at 1 pm instead of 3:30 pm as the government tries to contain the novel coronavirus

Wild ride: PSEi gains 1% as coronavirus ramps up volatility

Mar 13, 2020 - 6:53 PM

Before climbing back in the green, the PSEi slipped by 10% and triggered another circuit breaker

Coronavirus meltdown: Circuit breaker triggered as PSEi falls 10%

Mar 12, 2020 - 5:15 PM

(UPDATED) The last time the circuit breaker or 15-minute trading suspension was triggered was during the 2008 global financial crisis


Coronavirus jitters send PSEi flirting with 5,900

Mar 12, 2020 - 12:12 PM

The Philippine Stock Exchange index falls to a new 52-week low of 5,906 on Thursday morning, March 12


Philippine stocks suffer worst nosedive since global financial crisis

Mar 09, 2020 - 5:45 PM

The novel coronavirus sends the Philippine Stock Exchange index to its worst decline in 12 years


PSEi falls to 6,700

Mar 02, 2020 - 7:05 PM

Investors start March with more profit taking, as the novel coronavirus continues to hurt the global economy

PSEi bleeds to 6,900 as coronavirus continues to spread

Feb 26, 2020 - 5:45 PM

(UPDATED) The local bourse plummets to its lowest level in over a year. Philippine companies with operations in China take a beating.

Novel coronavirus scare downs Philippine shares, peso

Jan 30, 2020 - 5:40 PM

The Philippine Stock Exchange index falls to a new one-year low, as businesses around the globe brace for the impact of the novel coronavirus


Stocks to Watch: Fruitas, ripe to pick?

Nov 28, 2019 - 6:25 PM

Fruitas lists on the main board of the Philippine Stock Exchange on Friday, November 29. Get to know its brands, financials, and future plans here.

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