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More public offerings


Less than a month since the IPO of the specialty store arm of the Rustan’s Group of companies or SSI Group Inc. (SSI), two new issues were again offered to the investing public, all of which ended last week. These were Phoenix Semiconductor Philippines Corp. and Xurpas, Inc. The former will be listed under the trading symbol ‘PSPC’ while the latter will trade under the ticker ‘X’. They will be listed—one after the other—on Dec. 1 and 2.

Posted: November 25th, 2014 in Columnists,Inquirer Columns | Read More »

Earnings roundup


We should be able to understand better the price movements of our stocks now that we’re seeing the latest financial statements from listed companies as the filing of corporate earnings for the period ending the third quarter has begun.

Posted: November 18th, 2014 in Columnists,Inquirer Columns | Read More »

Buying at the beginning of the year


I was asked if the implied investing method that I wrote last time could be pursued as one serious strategy to investing, which is basically to buy at the beginning of the year and let it run for about six months.

Posted: November 11th, 2014 in Columnists,Inquirer Columns | Read More »

Solid performance vs plain story line


Among the top 50 price gainers in the first half of this year that remained actively traded as of last Friday were Max’s Group (MAXS), Double Dragon Properties Corp. (DD), Nickel Asia Corp. (NIKL), Marcventures Holdings(MARC), Trans-Asia Oil and Energy Development Corp. (TA), First Gen Corp. (FGEN), Alsons Consolidated Resources (ACR), D&L Industries (DNL), Philex Mining Corp. (PX) and Island Information & Technology.

Posted: November 4th, 2014 in Columnists,Inquirer Columns | Read More »

Latest IPO: SSI Group Inc.


Tentatively priced at P12.50 each when first proposed, shares of SSI Group Inc. are now available for subscription with the final offer price of P7.50 a share.

Posted: October 28th, 2014 in Columnists,Inquirer Columns | Read More »



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