PSEi posts slight gain | Inquirer Business

The local stock barometer en­ded a tad higher on Wednesday, aided by large foreign inflows related to private equity firm KKR’s fresh investment in First Gen Corp. The main-share Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) added 1.99 points or 0.03 percent to close at 6,209.71, in line with modest gains seen elsewhere in the region. There […]

PSEi manages to squeak out gain from sluggish trade

The local stock barometer gained on selective buying of large-cap stocks on Thursday but trading volume was thin against the backdrop of sluggish US and regional markets. With the government’s announcement placing parts of the country, including Metro Manila, under a...