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PSEi ends flat as investors stay on sidelines

AFTER hitting fresh highs this week, Philippine shares closed flat on Friday, as investors chose to stay on the sidelines and reposition their portfolios. The 30-member Philippine Stock Exchange index added 0.02% or 1.37 points to close the week at 8,814.62. The all-shares index meanwhile fell 0.05% or 2.66 points to 5,098.75. “Philippine markets settled […] The post PSEi ends flat as investors stay on sidelines appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource: bworldonline bworldonlineJan 12th, 2018

Stocks flat on lack of leads

Local equities barely moved on Monday, April 23, as investors chose to stay on the sidelines due to lack of leads. The 30-member Philippine Stock Exchange index ended 7.25 points lower or 0.09% to 7,719.47 on Monday. The broader all-shares index also fell 0.22% or 10.20 points to 4,677.09. “Philippine markets began on a quiet […] The post Stocks flat on lack of leads appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 23rd, 2018

Capital markets pause for breath as rate hike fears upset stock prices

By Krista Angela M. Montealegre National Correspondent COMPANIES seeking to tap the stock market for funding may stay on the sidelines until the dust from the global equity sell-off settles, as investors grapple with rate hike fears. The bellwether Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) — a barometer of investor confidence — wiped out its gains […] The post Capital markets pause for breath as rate hike fears upset stock prices appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsFeb 11th, 2018

PSEi ends nearly flat amid lack of leads

THE PHILIPPINE STOCK EXCHANGE index (PSEi) managed to stage a last-minute rally on Friday to edge up from the past week, enabling the local benchmark to stay in step with several Asian peers. Wall Street was closed for the Thanksgiving holiday. PSEi climbed 21.88 points or 0.26% to close 8,365.11 — and up 0.65% from […] The post PSEi ends nearly flat amid lack of leads appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsNov 24th, 2017

Inflation, mixed earnings stall market upswing

MANILA, Philippines — Share prices ended flat yesterday as investors decided to stay on the sidelines following reports that headline inflation accelerated t.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 7th, 2017

Stocks end flat as traders stay on sidelines

MANILA, Philippines — Market investors stayed on the sidelines yesterday, pushing the main composite index lower due to global uncertainties, analysts said......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 8th, 2017

Stock Market: PSEi to rise with ASEAN meet; French polls in focus

THE LOCAL MARKET will be taking cues from the 30th Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit taking place in the country this week after a lack of catalysts in previous weeks caused investors to stay on the sidelines......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 23rd, 2017

Stock Market: PSEi ends flat on weak remittances, lack of leads

STOCKS traded flat on Tuesday, as investors digested weak remittance data for February and continued to search for positive leads......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 18th, 2017

Stock Market: Stocks inch up as investors rebalance holdings

PHILIPPINE STOCKS traded flat on Thursday as investors opted to stay on the sidelines and amid window-dressing activities among corporate managers to end the first quarter of the year......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMar 30th, 2017

Stock Market: Stocks likely flat as marts seek clarity from Trump

LOCAL STOCKS may continue trading within range, as investors stay on the sidelines to watch out for more policy announcements in the United States and fourth-quarter earnings data from Philippine companies......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsFeb 5th, 2017

Stock Market: Stocks recoup early losses ahead of Fed meeting

LOCAL EQUITIES closed relatively flat on Tuesday, recovering from losses earlier in the day as investors opted to stay on the sidelines with the US Federal Reserve set to begin a two-day policy review that is widely expected to yield the first interest ra.....»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsDec 13th, 2016

Stock Market: PSEi declines anew ahead of US presidential vote

THE LOCAL bellwether declined anew on Monday as investors chose to stay on the sidelines ahead of the US presidential election and general volatility in the market amid negative sentiment......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsNov 7th, 2016

PSEi dips as investors stay on sidelines

MANILA, Philippines –  Share prices went down anew yesterday as investors took a wait-and-see stance ahead of the third quarter corporate earnings reports, a.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 25th, 2016

PSEi may post slight uptick this week

MANILA, Philippines – The ghost month has officially set in and investors are expected to stay on the sidelines, analysts said......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 7th, 2016

Range-bound trading seen in short trading week

The benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) will likely stay within a tight range this coming week, which will be cut short by holidays and as investors digest a slew of domestic and globa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJun 11th, 2018

Stocks end slightly lower in thin trade

Philippine stocks closed slightly lower on Monday mainly as investors stayed on the sidelines given geopolitical uncertainties overseas. The benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange Index (PSEi) was dow.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsMay 29th, 2018

Stocks remain weak as investors stay on sidelines

The stock market continued to trade sideways yesterday due to lack of catalysts and activities within and outside the country, analysts said......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 29th, 2018

Flat trades expected in face of MSCI rebalancing

By Arra B. Francia, Reporter SHARE PRICES are seen to move sideways this week as investors anticipate MSCI’s rebalancing and window dressing toward the end of the month. The bellwether Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) barely moved on Friday last week, edging down by a nearly flat 0.06% or 5.02 points to close at 7,647.51. […] The post Flat trades expected in face of MSCI rebalancing appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 27th, 2018

Jittery investors further drag down stocks

Share prices continued to slide for the third straight day as investors continue to stay on the sidelines due to geopolitical uncertainties and rising oil prices......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2018

Stocks retreat on thin trades, market awaits economic data

The stock market slipped anew yesterday, closing 22.30 points, or 0.29 percent, to settle at 7,555.27 as investors opted to stay on the sidelines while waiting for fresh economic data......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 9th, 2018

PSE index rises on positive sentiments overseas

  The benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) ended positive on Tuesday as investors, buoyed by positive sentiments overseas, defended the key 7,500 support. The PSEi gained 0.59 percent, or 44.29 points, to 7,577.57 while the broader all-shares index was also up 0.6 percent to 4,629.33. Stocks across the region were mainly positive while Wall Street closed positive overnight. The 7,500 level for the PSEi is a crucial area. Some analysts believe a drop below this level could signal further declines to 7,000-7,200. Gio Perez of Papa Securities Corp. noted that investors mainly stayed on the sidelines ahead of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas' decision on...Keep on reading: PSE index rises on positive sentiments overseas.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 8th, 2018