Gold surges, Asian stocks mixed amid US-China feud, pandemic

BEIJING  — Asian stock markets were mixed and gold surged to a record price Monday amid U.S.-China tensions and concern a recovery from the coronavirus pandemic might be weakening. A man walks past an electronic stock board showing Japan’s Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Monday, July 27, 2020. Asian stock markets […]

Property stocks bomb in humdrum trade

The local stock barometer slipped in another thin tra­ding session on Friday as investors dumped large-cap stocks, especially property firms. The main-share Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) shed 58.91 points or 0.96 percent to close at 6,088.75 at the dawning of...