Every year, market participants see August as ghost month, and this year, according to Chinese Lunar calendars, it will be from Aug 3 to 31. During this period, believers do not make any major investments, transactions or agreements as the period is well, inauspicious.
PSE:MPI remains one of our all time favorites (PD: Very long on MPI, since 2014). Anyway, the last few days, the stock seems to be losing its momentum and may retest its resistance-turned support (5.50) soon. Series of indecisive candles plus waning volume. Stochastics also pointing down.
To say that 2015 was a tough year for investments is an understatement. We had a tough 2014, we thought we have recovered at the start of 2015, only to end lower from where we started the year.
Caveat emptor. Checkout PinoyInvestor if you feel like you need their stock market expertise.
For other juicy corporate updates, aside from Biz Buzz, you might want to try Cocktales of Interaksyon and Business Incidental of Malaya.
At market price of 11.60 per share, the Php0.45 dividend is already a 3.88% return (not yet net of tax). So what? Well this is among the biggest dividends I’ve received percent wise. The usual I get is 1% to 2% of stock price.