At the close in Philippines, the PSEi Composite added 0.12%.
The best performers of the session on the PSEi Composite were Ayala Corp (PS:AC), which rose 3.04% or 28.50 points to trade at 967.00 at the close. Meanwhile, Aboitiz Equity Ventures Inc (PS:AEV) added 3.03% or 2.000 points to end at 68.000 and Megaworld Corp (PS:MEG) was up 2.22% or 0.100 points to 4.600 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Semirara Mining Corp (PS:SCC), which fell 5.21% or 1.65 points to trade at 30.05 at the close. Aboitiz Power Corp (PS:AP) declined 3.61% or 1.40 points to end at 37.40 and Security Bank Corp (PS:SECB) was down 1.90% or 4.40 points to 226.60.
Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Philippines Stock Exchange by 99 to 91 and 65 ended unchanged.
Shares in Aboitiz Power Corp (PS:AP) fell to 3-years lows; down 3.61% or 1.40 to 37.40.
Gold Futures for June delivery was up 0.08% or 1.10 to $1347.00 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in May fell 0.40% or 0.26 to hit $65.25 a barrel, while the June Brent oil contract fell 0.53% or 0.38 to trade at $70.66 a barrel.
CNY/PHP was up 0.19% to 8.2632, while USD/PHP rose 0.25% to 51.945.
The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.07% at 89.26.
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