PSE Index - updates

Rappler's latest stories on PSE Index


PSE raises free float requirement for benchmark index

Feb 12, 2018 - 6:45 PM

Companies must meet the increased requirement to qualify for inclusion in the Philippine Stock Exchange index and for membership in the sector indices

RECOMPOSITION. Other than raising the public float requirement, PSE also implements other revisions to its policy on managing PSEi index to ensure it remains at par with global standards. Photo by AFP

PSE funds surge in 2015, still below target

Dec 31, 2015 - 3:00 PM

Fund raising activities at the local bourse total P184 60 billion 3 94 billion in 2015 despite global financial market volatility

BELOW TARGET. Funds raised at the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) in 2015 falls below the local bourse's target

More IPOs before 2015 ends – PSE

Nov 26, 2015 - 2:16 PM

It has been a year of highs and lows for the local bourse which started the year in record breaking fashion before global instability pulled the index back

PH balance of payments books biggest deficit

Sep 18, 2015 - 5:17 PM

August s balance of payments at 450 million is the biggest since January 2014 when the country books a deficit of 4 48 billion

EXTERNAL FACTORS. The country’s BOP position in August reflects the decision of the People’s Bank of China to devalue the Chinese yuan on August 11 and the blood bath in the global stock market on August 24. File photo from Agence France-Presse

PH economy entering a 'new normal' - analyst

Sep 09, 2015 - 7:00 PM

The new normal GDP rate is seen at 5 to 6 tempered by weak government spending and net exports

NEW NORMAL. BPI Trade's Michaelangelo Oyson says that the consumer-led Philippine economy "can only grow 6% [and up] if the government spends a lot of money" to counter the underspending at present

Keep calm when buying, selling stocks

Aug 29, 2015 - 9:09 AM

The plunge in Philippines stocks early this week saw a wave of panic among investors Thus it s important to pause and consider 4 things before you buy or sell stocks

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

Greek crisis has 'little effect' on Philippines – economists

Jul 07, 2015 - 6:42 PM

But it is seen to cause volatility in the Philippine financial markets for about 3 months economists say

VOLATILE FINANCIAL MARKETS. After the Greece votes no, investors in the Philippines looked for safer assets to cash in on their funds. Image from Shutterstock

Where do we go from here?

Apr 09, 2015 - 10:03 AM

The Philippine stock market is breaking record upon record Will this upward trend continue or will it correct soon?

PSE retains 30-firm index lineup

Feb 26, 2015 - 11:49 AM

The local bourse will also include 10 firms in sectoral indices while 15 will be removed from the list

PSEi: Double Dragon or Anne $DD Curtis-Smith

May 17, 2014 - 2:37 PM

If Anne Curtis Smith is the it girl of Philippine showbiz DD is the it stock of the Philippine Stock Exchange at least for now

A timely Valentine's gift for PSEi

Feb 17, 2014 - 7:27 AM

Philippine ETFs leads most emerging markets on the uptrend since markets took a serious beating from the US stimulus tapering

Photo courtesy of Agence France-Presse

Stock market bullish despite flat finish in 2013

Dec 29, 2013 - 8:24 PM

The bourse s target capital earnings for 2014 remains at P200 billion pinning its hopes on 10 companies that are slated to conduct IPOs

File photo by AFP

PSEi and that funny inverted 'y' formation

Dec 18, 2013 - 11:04 AM

The recent market sell off was like some unexpected storm surge enveloping the Makati central business district – totally unexpected in our ber months of merry making

Why Fed move is an early PSEi Christmas gift

Sep 20, 2013 - 9:30 AM

The Fed s move to keep its massive stimulus program propels our last and final bull ride since the PSE index took off in 2009

MWSS rate cut order weighs down PSEi

Sep 12, 2013 - 4:28 PM

The main index and the share prices of companies that have stakes in water utility services all went down after the water rate cut is announced

PH growth in Q2 boosts stock market

Aug 29, 2013 - 2:42 PM

The better than expected 7 5 Philippine economic growth in the second quarter boosts the local capital markets

Lucio Tan, George Ty firms join PSEi

Aug 28, 2013 - 4:59 PM

Meralco and Belle Corp are excluded in the PSEi a basket of 30 most traded most liquid and well capitalized listed firms

Why PSEi is looking better now than ever

Aug 26, 2013 - 9:57 AM

With our economic growth story being an outlier even for Asia and helped by our potential labor force and demographics base it isn t hard to see how the PSEi cannot but outperform many Asian bourses if not the US as well

Biggest loser: PSE's drop steepest in Asia

Jun 21, 2013 - 7:42 PM

The PSE main index experiences an extended sell off in line with regional markets pricing the likely end of US Fed stimulus as well as the rising interest rates in China

STEEPEST FALL. Philippine stocks ends in the red for the 5th straight week. Photo by AFP

PSEi dips below 6,400

Mar 20, 2013 - 3:23 PM

The index broke the 6 400 level on February 4 then dips below it on March 20 the 8th day of the losing streak

PSE BREAKS 6,800. The Philippine Stock Exchange continues to hit new highs on the back of strong investor appetite. Photo by AFP

Late-session buying lifts PSEi to new high

Feb 21, 2013 - 12:51 PM

Stocks reverse early losses to hit their 20th all time high in 2013

AFP Photo

PSEi surges to new all-time high

Feb 18, 2013 - 4:08 PM

Investors continue to pick up stocks on strong earnings results

Photo by AFP

HISTORIC: PSE index breaches 6,500

Feb 11, 2013 - 10:35 AM

UPDATED The Philippine Stock Exchange main index PSEi breaks the 6 500 milestone for the first time during morning trade then trims gains by noon

Photo by AFP

PSEi soars to 14th all-time high above 6,400

Feb 04, 2013 - 3:49 PM

Investor sentiment is buoyed by Wall Street gains and expectations of strong corporate incomes

Photo by AFP

P219-B capital raised via PSE in 2012 a record high

Jan 04, 2013 - 12:10 AM

The capital funds raised at the Philippine Stock Exchange PSE hit a record high in 2012 buoyed by foreigners flocking to safe havens and investor confidence in the country improved

UPBEAT START. Philippine stocks climb to a new record on January 2, 2013, the first trading day of the year. Photo courtesy of PSE

PSE index ends records-breaking year at 5,812.7

Dec 29, 2012 - 12:18 AM

The Philippine Stock Exchange PSE one of the best performing in Asia ended 2012 with a bang: It rewrote record highs 38 times and marked the 4th straight year its closing level rose

ENDS WITH A BANG. PSE President and CEO Hans Sicat, PSE Director Vivian Yuchengco, and PSE Chief Operating Officer Roel Refran at the last trading day ceremonies on December 28. Photo courtesy of the PSE.

Up, up and still going: PSE index hits 36th record

Dec 07, 2012 - 3:38 PM

The main index of the Philippine Stock Exchange PSE closed at 5 794 on Wednesday December 7 rewriting the all time high for the 36th time this 2012

PSEi snaps out of 7-day record-breaking streak; peso hits all-time high

Dec 05, 2012 - 5:51 PM

The Philippine Stock Exchange PSEi on Wednesday December 5 took a breather from its record breaking rally 7 days in a row

PSE index: 33rd record high and counting

Dec 03, 2012 - 6:15 PM

On Monday December 3 the PSEi closed at a new all time high of 5 672 70 up by 32 25 points or 0 57 largely led by property and banking issues

Excitement in PSE trades hikes Jan-Mar activity by 54.5%

Apr 02, 2012 - 4:42 PM

Net foreign buying reached P19 35 billion nearly 4x higher than last year s while PSE index surged 16 8 the highest quarterly gain since 2010

BULLISH. Traders celebrate during a ceremony marking the record high of 5,000 points reached last week at the Philippine Stock Exchange on March 6, 2012. Photo by AFP

PSE index back to 5,000 level

Mar 13, 2012 - 4:07 PM

The main index at the Philippine Stock Exchange clawed back to 5 000 level on Tuesday March 13 closing at 5 005 75