Index heavyweights lift PSEi amid ‘second wave’ virus threat

Index heavyweights lift PSEi amid ‘second wave’ virus threat

Philippine stocks advanced on Thursday despite worries of a second coronavirus wave around the globe. By the closing bell, the benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) rose 1.06 percent, or 66.44 points, to 6,348.45. The broader all-shares index was up 0.43 percent, or 15.89 points, to 3,714.29. The PSEi was lifted by gains from large-cap […]