PSEi breaches 6,200 level for the first time

Posted at 01/29/2013 10:23 AM | Updated as of 01/29/2013 1:13 PM

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATE) - The Philippine Stock Exchange index breached the 6,200 level for the first time on Tuesday morning.

As soon as the market opened, the main index jumped to 6,219.15, up 0.43% at 9:31 a.m.

The PSEi closed the morning session at 6,251.66, up 0.96%, a likely intraday high.

On Monday, the PSEi closed at 6,192.42, its 10th record close so far this year.