Petron Corp. (PCOR) climbed the most in four weeks in Manila trading after President Eric Recto said the company plans to further invest in power generation.
The stock rose 2.6 percent to 10.14 pesos as of 3:05 p.m. local time, poised for the sharpest gain since Feb. 28. The benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange Index decreased 0.3 percent.
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