The Philippine Stock Exchange index, the 30-company benchmark, gained 26 points, or 0.4 percent, to close at 6,983.49 Tuesday amid thin trading of P6.2 Billion. The index was up 18.1 percent since the start of the year.
The heavier index, representing all shares, also advanced 11 points, or 0.3 percent, to settle at 4.175.32, as gainers slightly edged losers, 88 to 87, with 56 issues unchanged.
|Source Institution||Securities and Exchange Commission|
|Place of Publication||Mandaluyong City|
|Original Publication Date||August 13, 2014|