Stocks by Sectors & Characteristics

According to SECTORS Stocks listed and traded on the PSE are classified into six (6) sectors: 1.    Financials Sector – includes companies engaged in banking, investments, and finance. 2.    Industrial Sector – includes companies involved in the following:         a.    Electricity, Energy, Power, and Water         b.    Food, Beverage, and Tobacco         c.    Construction, Infrastructure, and Allied Services …

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Philippine Stock Exchange | Types of STOCKS

Philippine Stock Exchange | Types of STOCKS

According to RIGHTS a.    Common stock – It is security usually purchased for participation in the profits and control of ownership and management of the company. A common stockholder exercises control through voting rights during annual or special stockholders’ meetings, but can only claim rights to the company’s assets and earnings when preferred shareholders are …

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Philippine Stock Exchange | Investor Protection

As a regulator, how does the PSE protect the rights of the investing public? The PSE and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) have put in place several safeguards that promote transparent, fair, and organized buying and selling of stocks where every investor, big or small alike, are protected from fraud, manipulative trading practices, and erring …

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What is the PSE Composite Index (PSEi) and (PSEi TRI)?

The Philippine Stock Exchange Composite Index (PSEi), formerly called Phisix, is a fixed basket of thirty (30) common stocks of listed companies, carefully selected to represent the general movement of the stock market. In other words, it is the benchmark measuring the performance of the Philippine stock market. The selection of these companies is based on …

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What is the Philippine Stock Market (Investing Procedure)?

Stock represents a claim on the company’s assets and earnings, while the stock market is where you can buy, sell, and trade stocks. The Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) is the corporation that regulates our local stock market to ensure a fair, efficient, transparent and orderly market for buying and selling of securities. PSE Trading Hours/ Market Phases: …

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