The fall of the stock market from record-highs to its current level gives investors the opportunity to sift through the rubble and take positions. The Inquirer’s Doris C. Dumlao asked four stock market veterans to name their three most compelling stock picks given the current market environment. Not surprisingly, this quarter’s poll revealed choices dominated by large-cap stocks which are part of the main-share Philippine Stock Exchange index.
By Den Somera
Given how different experts often have contrasting opinions on what factors or sectors will push up or pull down the stock market next year, it is no wonder that ordinary investors get confused about which stocks to watch in 2013.
By Doris C. Dumlao
Global banking giant Citigroup sees selective opportunities in the Philippine stock market and is particularly upbeat on consumer and infrastructure issues. Citi’s top five stock picks are Energy Development Corp., Metro Pacific Investments Corp., Ayala Land Inc., Banco de Oro and Alliance Global Group Inc., according to the October 19 equities research written by a [...]
MANILA, Philippines—The stock market volatility seen in the third quarter may have unnerved many investors but the pullback from record highs has also opened up opportunities for those wishing to make some of their money work harder for them in this low-interest rate environment. But it’s never easy to just pick up cheap stocks in [...]