- The Corporate Dogfight between Ayala and SM Groups.
- The Battle Royale For RP Fast Foods' Supremacy.
- The Airwar between PAL and Cebu Pacific
The Current Scorecard (as of 1/16/2014):
P/E Ratio: 31.37
Market Capitalization P317,994,202,293.50
Free Float Level: 38.14
SM Investments Corporation
P/E Ratio: 17.80
Market Capitalization: P557,390,587,600.00
Free Float Level:43.81
BPI is the most profitable bank.
The Jollibee Group is the acknowledged leader in the fast foods business in the Philippines.The Max's restaurant group could pose a very serious challenge to Jollibee's market supremacy with Max's P3.9 billion pesos acquisition of the Pancake House Group.
MANILA—The Max’s restaurant group has launched a tender offer to minority shareholders of casual dining chain Pancake House who may want to exit on the same terms as the controlling Lorenzo family.
The buyout deal by the Max’s group values 100 percent of Pancake House at P3.9 billion. This consolidation also creates one of the country’s largest restaurant chains.
Founded in 1974, Pancake House has 105 outlets of flagship brand Pancake House for a total of 300 other outlets across other brands like Dencio’s, Kabisera ng Dencio’s, Teriyaki Boy, Sizzlin’ Pepper Steak, Le Coeur De France, The Chicken Rice Shop, Maple and Yellow Cab.