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NEWS of Globe Telecom, Inc.’s fintech affiliate securing fresh capital through an investment from a New York-based investment firm drove the former’s trading activity last week.
By Lourdes O. Pilar, Researcher APPROVED building permits fell by 35.3% year on year in the third quarter as households and investors opted to delay...
GROSS REVENUE generated by firms continued to decline in the third quarter, albeit at a slower pace compared with the plunge seen in the second quarter, as lockdown restrictions slowly eased amid the pandemic, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported on Thursday.
METRO PACIFIC Investments Corp. (MPIC) was among the most active stocks last week as investors reacted following news of its acquisition of a petroleum products terminal and the suspension of its toll operations’ business permit.
DOMESTIC FINANCIAL MARKETS rebounded for the most part in the third quarter as the gradual easing of quarantine restrictions, waves of positive news on the development of potential coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine trials, and slight pickup in the global economic activity lifted investor sentiment at home.
INVESTORS took positions on SM Investments Corp. (SMIC) last week following the release of the conglomerate’s earnings results, coupled with expectations of improving economic conditions in the near term that would send the company’s bottom line back in the black.
PROPERTY DEVELOPER Ayala Land, Inc. (ALI) became the eighth most active issue last week after it disclosed plans for more bond issuances to bolster its balance sheet, which coincided with an upbeat quarterly central bank home prices index report.
PHILIPPINE international trade further contracted in July as trade activity remains subdued here and the rest of the world, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported on Thursday.
NEWS of Emperador, Inc.’s inclusion in the 30-member benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) and its plan to expand to Latin America next year lifted the liquor manufacturer’s stock price last week.
NEWS of Philippine lawmakers rejecting the franchise application of ABS-CBN Corp. drove market players to take positions — and later profits — on the stock of rival GMA Network, Inc. last week.
INVESTORS remained lukewarm on Alliance Global, Inc. despite the diversified conglomerate’s report of a double-digit income growth last year as the pandemic cast a long shadow to its profitability this year.
THE growth in retail prices of construction materials in the National Capital Region (NCR) picked up in May, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) said Thursday.
By Lourdes O. Pilar, Researcher THE TOURISM industry's contribution to the economy grew in 2019, Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) data released on Friday showed. Preliminary data...
THE NEED for a national savings program and affordable home financing for working class Filipinos led to the creation of the Home Development Mutual Fund, or more known as the Pag-IBIG (Pagtutulungan sa Kinabukasan: Ikaw, Bangko, Industriya at Gobyerno) Fund on June 11, 1978.
PROFIT taking drove much of Globe Telecom, Inc.’s stock activity last week.
GROWTH in the retail price of construction materials in Metro Manila eased in April after the lockdown depressed demand for these goods, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) said.
INVESTORS pounced on the Jollibee Foods Corp. stock last week as they took advantage of its attractive valuation following weeks of sell-offs.
DAVAO CITY -- The Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) has launched a program to directly connect local government units (LGUs) in the southern islands with suppliers of agricultural produce, with the aim of identifying local surpluses and transferring them to LGUs in need.