PHStocks Exclusive: Top 30 Strongest Stocks in 2017

Another year of trading is over. The Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) index finished 2017 at a record high 8,558.42 on Friday, 29 December 2017. It was the 14th time that the index closed at a record high during the year. For 2017, the index gained 25%. Of course, it’s also that time of the year […]
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EastWest Bank Posts 32% Asset Growth in 2014

Taguig–(PHStocks)–East West Bank (PSE: EW), the country’s fastest growing universal bank, reported a 32-percent expansion in assets to PhP188.26 billion last year from PhP142.3 billion in 2013. The bank’s strategic expansion program resulted in a 29-percent jump in loans to PhP121.42 billion from a year ago and a 33-percent hike in deposits to PhP147.69 billion. […]
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East West Bank: Quarterly Report for the Period Ended 30 September 2014

East West Banking Corp. (PSE: EW) quarterly report for the period ended 30 September 2014. Click here to view the file Related Articles:PH Stocks Post Gains Amid Regional Market DeclinesEast West Bank Posts 5% Net Income Growth for Q1PHStocks Exclusive: Top 30 Strongest Stocks in 2017EastWest Income Surged 70%Filinvest Group 9M Net Income Up 21%
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PH Stocks Retreat on Selloff

Manila—(PHStocks)—Philippine stocks ended their eight-day rally Monday, 27 January, as investor cashed in on their gains. The benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) shed 1.77% or 109.89 points to close at 6,081.61. All counters were in the red. The biggest losing segment was the Holding Firms sector, which dropped by 2.41%. The Financials slid by […]
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PH Stocks Post Gains Amid Regional Market Declines

Manila—(PHStocks)—Philippine stocks withstood profit taking early in the session to recover from yesterday’s dip. The benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) index posted a 0.5% increase to close today’s trading at 6,480.12 amid regional market declines on downbeat China economic data. Trading was generally subdued, with two counters posting declines and most counters just managing to […]
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PHStocks Week in Review: New Level

Manila—(PHStocks)—Philippine stocks edged higher this week, amid continuing strong fundamentals and optimism in the country’s economic outlook. For one, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) recently raised its 2013 growth forecast for the Philippines on the back of consumer spending, rising domestic investments and public spending; driving the mainboard Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) to a […]
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EastWest Grows Store Network to 245

Taguig—(PHStocks)—East West Banking Corporation (EastWest, PSE: EW), one of the fastest-growing banks in the country today, announced that its branches, now called stores, now reached 245 or a two-fold increase compared to its end-2011 total of 122, after it opened 123 new stores this year in different areas in Metro Manila, Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. […]
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East West Bank Posts 5% Net Income Growth for Q1

Makati–(PHStocks)–Following its successful IPO, East West Banking Corporation (PSE: EW) announced a 4.9% year-on-year increase in net income for the first quarter of 2012, ending the period with net income after tax of PhP464 million. This translated to an annualized return on average equity of 16.45% and return on average assets of 2.05%, still among the best in […]
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