PHStocks Exclusive: Top 30 Worst Performing Stocks in May 2017

Manila—(PHStocks)—We continue our PHStocks top performers and losers list by providing you the top 30 stocks that have posted the biggest stock price drops over the past month. Of course, there are many reasons why these stock prices fell. Profit taking, for instance, or macroeconomic factors. Nevertheless, this doesn’t mean that these stocks aren’t good […]
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First Gen Reports 42% Higher 9M 2016 Attributable Net Income at $170M

Pasig—(PHStocks)—Clean and renewable electricity producer First Gen Corp. (PSE: FGEN), a Lopez Group (PSE: LPZ) company, reported net income attributable to equity holders of the parent of $170 million for the first nine months of 2016. This was a 42%, or a $50 million increase from the $120 million it made for the same period […]
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First Gen Reports 19% Higher 1H16 Attributable Net Income at $113M

Pasig—(PHStocks)—Clean and renewable electricity producer First Gen Corp. (PSE: FGEN) reported net income attributable to equity holders of the parent of $113 million for the first semester of 2016. This was a 19%, or an $18 million, increase from the $95 million it made for the same period in 2015. The Company’s natural gas and hydro […]
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PHStocks Exclusive: Top 50 Best Performing Stocks in June

Manila—(PHStocks)—The Philippine Stock Exchange index flirted with 8,000 level yesterday—the inauguration of incoming President Rodrigo Roa Duterte—before closing down at 7,796.25, just 2.28 point lower from the previous day’s close. As intra-day high hit 7,980.75 yesterday, profit taking pulled back the gains as investors lock in their gains. For the month of June, below are […]
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PHStocks Exclusive: Top 50 Best Performing Stocks in May 2016

Manila—(PHStocks)—Last month saw the Philippines’ presidential elections, and the looming change of administration in the country saw investor mood getting more positive, as seen in the mostly positive levels of the mainboard PSE index. We have yet to see really the impact of this new government in the country’s economy. Let’s just hope it’s for […]
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First Gen Reports Higher 2015 Recurring Attributable Net Income at $163M

Pasig—(PHStocks)—Clean and renewable energy company First Gen Corp. (PSE: FGEN) reported net income attributable to equity holders of the parent of $167 million for 2015. This was a 13%, or a $26 million decrease from the $193 million it earned in 2014. First Gen’s subsidiary Energy Development Corp. (PSE: EDC) contributed lower earnings as it reported […]
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First Gen 1H 2015 Net Income at $95.3M

Pasig—(PHStocks)—First Gen Corp. (PSE: FGEN) reported net income attributable to equity holders of the parent of $95.3 million for the first half of 2015, down by 7.1% from the same period in 2014. The decline was primarily due to the lower earnings booked by its subsidiary Energy Development Corp. (PSE: EDC) resulting from the outage of […]
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PSEi Rallies to Break 7,600 Level

Manila—(PHStocks)—The Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) index broke the 7,600 resistance level to set a new intraday record and an all-time high trading record this year. Buoyed by the positive market sentiment, the PSEi closed today’s trading at 7,630.57, up by 0.58% or 43.9 points. The Financials index went up by 1.62%, followed by the Industrials, […]
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