PSEi nears 6,200 level in morning trade

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jan 21 2013 01:10 PM | Updated as of Jan 22 2013 02:27 AM

MANILA, Philippines - Philippine stocks got off to a great start this week, nearing the 6,200 level on Monday morning trade.

The Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) stood at 6,176.41, up 0.61% as of 12 noon. 

The new intraday high stood at 6,193.25, just a few points shy of the 6,200 level. 

Among the gainers so far were Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. (PLDT), SM Investments Corp. and D&L Industries.