After entering the 7,000 level last Thursday August 14, Philippine Stocks Exchange’s main index continues to surge. PSEi closes today’s trading up by 0.79% at 7,082.75, 55.17 points higher than yesterday’s close.
Today’s close is PSEi’s record high for the year, breaking all index close since Jan 1, 2014.
All other indices were also in the upward zone with Mining and Oil being the highest at 1.17% increase. Mining and Oil closed at 17,482.79 or 201.60 additional points. Property index follows at 2,688.63 or 0.92% followed by Industrial index and Holding Firms index which both added 0.90% at 10,859.56 and 6,250.11 respectively. The broader All Shares index meanwhile added 25.91 points or 0.625 at 4,197.63. Services index and Financials are the last at 0.58% and 0.20% or 2,180.03 and 1,643.63 respectively.
Most active trader today is PLDT which added 0.43% or 14.0 points 1,171,552,230.00. Pancake House Inc, leads gainers at 18.85% with the value of 28,869,702.00 while IPeople Inc is the top looser at 1,050.00 or 7.89% decline in value.
Advancer are slightly ahead from decliners at 100-81 with 41 unchanged. Total volume turnover is 1,599,478,935 with the value of 13,263,767,474.00.