Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Poised to Open Down

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Poised to Open Down

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Poised to Open Down Singapore stocks opened weaker on Thursday (Oct 18) with the Straits Times Index retreating 0.18 per cent or 5.45 points to 3,065.65 as at 9.02am after overnight declines in US markets. Losers outnumbered gainers 60 to 37, or about 13 securities down for every eight up, after […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) rebound on Wall Street likely to provide a lift to local sentiment today

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) rebound on Wall Street likely to provide a lift to local sentiment today

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) rebound on Wall Street likely to provide a lift to local sentiment today Wall Street’s rebound could fuel gains today. The Straits Times Index ended 11.66 or 0.38% points lower at 3,041.31. The top active stocks were DBS, which dipped 0.24%, OCBC, which slipped 0.08%, UOB, which rose 0.15%, Singtel, which […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Investors remain mostly on the sidelines as uncertainty looms

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Investors remain mostly on the sidelines as uncertainty looms

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Investors remain mostly on the sidelines as uncertainty looms Singapore stocks opened stronger on Tuesday (Oct 16), with the Straits Times Index increasing 0.38 per cent or 11.63 points to 3,057.60 as at 9.02am. Gainers outnumbered losers 60 to 37, or about 13 securities up for every eight down, after 26.8 […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) caution ahead of earnings season

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) caution ahead of earnings season

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) caution ahead of earnings season Singapore stocks opened weaker on Monday (Oct 15), with the Straits Times Index moving down 0.27 per cent or 8.22 points to 3,060.95 as at 9.02am. Losers outnumbered gainers 74 to 47, or about 11 securities down for every seven up, after 64.3 million securities worth […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) economy grows 2.6% in Q3

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) economy grows 2.6% in Q3

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) economy grows 2.6% in Q3 Singapore’s economy grew by 2.6 per cent in the third quarter, slowing down from the first half of the year but performing slightly better than expected, according to Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) advance estimates released on Friday (Oct 12). The country’s gross domestic product […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares open lower

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares open lower

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares open lower Singapore shares opened sharply lower on Thursday as Asia markets sank following an equity selloff in New York, with the Straits Times Index down 2.4 per cent or 75.53 points to 3,055.95 as at 9.05am. About 195 million shares worth $171 million in total changed hands, which worked […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) racks up five-day losing streak

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) racks up five-day losing streak

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) racks up five-day losing streak Regional markets were mixed yesterday as worries over global growth kept investors cautious. The concern stemmed from the International Monetary Fund’s move to cut its global economic growth forecast for the first time in over two years, to 3.7 per cent from 3.9 per cent for […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) caution ahead of a central bank meeting on Friday

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) caution ahead of a central bank meeting on Friday

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) caution ahead of a central bank meeting on Friday  Philippine shares snapped a three-day losing streak on Tuesday, while Singapore fell for a fourth straight session on caution ahead of a central bank meeting on Friday in which it is expected to slightly tighten the monetary policy. Sentiment was subdued in […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) slide on worries about trade war

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) slide on worries about trade war

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) slide on worries about trade war Singapore shares fell for a third straight session on Monday following Friday’s bond sell-off on Wall Street and Sunday’s decision by the People’s Bank of China to loosen monetary policy for a fourth time this year. Investors saw the Chinese central bank’s decision to cut […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) financial analysts have turned cautious on China stocks

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) financial analysts have turned cautious on China stocks

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) financial analysts have turned cautious on China stocks Singapore companies have been on a global acquisition spree. Companies in Singapore have announced US$91 billion (S$125.7 billion) of overseas deals this year through September. The figure is more than double the US$41.9 billionrecorded in the corresponding period last year. Total number of deals increased 7.8% from last year to 468. […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) renewed capital flight worries

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) renewed capital flight worries

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) renewed capital flight worries Most Southeast Asian stock markets slumped on Thursday as positive economic data drove US Treasury yields up and raised the chances of a December rate hike, sending jitters through the region. Shares in Indonesia and Singapore plunged to their lowest in nearly four weeks and one week, […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Seeing Signs of Recovery

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Seeing Signs of Recovery

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Seeing Signs of Recovery Singapore stocks opened higher on Wednesday (Oct 3), with the Straits Times Index gaining 0.5 per cent, or 17.35 points to 3,260 as at 9.02am. Gainers outnumbered losers 66 to 47, as some 46.3 million shares worth $96.8 million in total changed hands. The most actively traded […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) attention returns to Sino-American trade conflict

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) attention returns to Sino-American trade conflict

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) attention returns to Sino-American trade conflict Singapore shares fell Tuesday as real estate firms and lenders slipped amid slower home prices, while oil-and-gas services stocks rose in Malaysia thanks to higher crude petroleum prices. The Straits Times Index closed 0.4% lower at 3242.65 and the FBM KLCI ended 0.3% higher at […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Consolidating

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Consolidating

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Consolidating Singapore stocks opened higher on Monday, with the Straits Times Index rising 0.27 per cent or 8.82 points to 3,265.87. Gainers outnumbered losers 86 to 45, or about two securities up for every one down, after 55.4 million securities worth S$86.4 million changed hands. Among the most heavily traded by […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) mixed after the U.S. Federal Reserve lifted its key interest rate

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) mixed after the U.S. Federal Reserve lifted its key interest rate

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) mixed after the U.S. Federal Reserve lifted its key interest rate Asian markets were mixed on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve lifted its key interest rate as expected for the third time this year. Japan’s Nikkei 225 dropped 0.3 percent to 23,952.30. South Korea’s Kospi, which reopened after a national […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Sino-American trade worries linger

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Sino-American trade worries linger

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Sino-American trade worries linger Singapore shares gave up most of their early gains on Wednesday after data showed factory output growth in August slowed more than expected, while Philippine stocks weakened for a second straight session ahead of an expected rate hike on Thursday. Investors were also cautious as they weighed […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) extending gains

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) extending gains

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) extending gains Philippine stocks fell on Tuesday on the peso’s continued slide, coupled with renewed trade war concerns, while Singapore extended gains for a fifth session, thanks to “window dressing” attempts by portfolio managers ahead of the third quarter close. Broader Asian stocks struggled as the latest round of U.S.-China tariffs […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares hit over 3-week high

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares hit over 3-week high

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares hit over 3-week high The Straits Times Index (STI) ended 37.25 or 1.17% higher at 3,217.68 The FTSE ST Mid Cap Index rose 2.70% whilst the FTSE Small Cap Index fell 5.26%. The top active stocks were DBS, which inched up 0.81%, OCBC Bank, which rose 0.19%, Singtel, which advanced […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) resumed trading essentially flat

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) resumed trading essentially flat

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) resumed trading essentially flat Singapore stocks resumed trading essentially flat on Thursday after the midday lunch break, with the Straits Times Index shedding 0.27 of a point, or 0.01 per cent to 3,176.3. Losers outnumbered gainers 178 to 125, as some 805.3 million shares worth S$435.8 million in total changed hands. The […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Gains across region underscore weariness over tit-for-tat tariff war

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Gains across region underscore weariness over tit-for-tat tariff war

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Gains across region underscore weariness over tit-for-tat tariff war Locals shares headed north yesterday in line with markets across the region as investors took the tit-for-tat tariffs between the United States and China in their stride. Nearly all regional bourses rose despite the US$60 billion (S$82 billion) in tariffs levelled by […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) edges down

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) edges down

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) edges down US President Donald Trump raised a ruckus by thumping China with another round of tariffs, but most Asian markets merely yawned by the closing bell yesterday. Singapore stocks edged down slightly, with the Straits Times Index (STI) retreating 2.06 points, or 0.07 per cent, to 3,139.34. The benchmark index, […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Set to Open Higher

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Set to Open Higher

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Set to Open Higher China’s main Shanghai Composite index fell to its lowest close in nearly four years on Monday as reports said U.S. President Donald Trump would unveil new tariffs on $200 billion of imported Chinese goods this week. The Shanghai Composite index dropped 1.1 per cent to 2,651.79 points, […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) May Find Support

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) May Find Support

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) May Find Support The losing streak has reached five sessions now for the Singapore stock market, which has tumbled more than 100 points or 3.1 percent along the way. The Straits Times Index now rests just beneath the 3,110-point plateau although it’s due for a positive bounce on Wednesday. The global […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) U.S. proposed a new round of trade negotiations with China

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) U.S. proposed a new round of trade negotiations with China

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) U.S. proposed a new round of trade negotiations with China Asian markets were mostly higher on Thursday after a report that the U.S. had proposed a new round of trade negotiations with China quelled fears that a dispute between the world’s two largest economies was spiraling out of control. According to […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) vulnerable to a correction towards 3,254.75

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) vulnerable to a correction towards 3,254.75

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) vulnerable to a correction towards 3,254.75 Singapore stocks closed higher on Wednesday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index (STI) up 0.47 percent or 14.74 points to close at 3,124.65. A total of 1.86 billion shares changed hands with a turnover of 1.01 billion Singapore dollars (about 733.7 million U.S. dollars). Gainers […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) plunge as trade tensions continue to spook investors

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) plunge as trade tensions continue to spook investors

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) plunge as trade tensions continue to spook investors The local market joined other key bourses across the region yesterday to close at levels not seen for more than a year as trade tensions continued to unnerve investors. The Straits Times Index here fell for the fifth straight session to close at […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) announced some changes to the index

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) announced some changes to the index

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) announced some changes to the index the co-creators of Singapore’s stock market benchmark, the Straits Times Index (SGX: ^STI), announced some changes to the index as part of its September quarterly review. The announcement also revealed the new STI reserve list. Companies on this list will replace any STI component that […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Emerging market concerns could weigh on local sentiment

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Emerging market concerns could weigh on local sentiment

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Emerging market concerns could weigh on local sentiment The Straits Times Index (STI) ended 1.7% lower at 3156.28. The FTSE ST Mid Cap Index slipped 0.74%, whilst the FTSE ST Small Cap Index fell 1.11%. OCBC Investment Research noted that US stocks closed mostly lower Wednesday with the technology sector logging its worst […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Extending Losses

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Extending Losses

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Extending Losses Singapore stocks opened 0.2 per cent lower on Wednesday (Sept 5), with the Straits Times Index inching down by 7.73 points to 3,202.78 as at 9.05am. The field was roughly evenly matched, with 52 gainers to 57 losers, as 51.5 million shares worth $49.8 million in total changed hands. […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) expect some short-term choppiness due to the trade war

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) expect some short-term choppiness due to the trade war

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) expect some short-term choppiness due to the trade war Malaysia and Singapore shares held largely steady Tuesday after a range-bound session with investors monitoring news on currency and trade in absence of fresh cues from U.S. markets. The FBM KLCI ended down 0.1% at 1812.76 as Dialog Group turned 1.2% lower, […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Opened Lower on Monday

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Opened Lower on Monday

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Opened Lower on Monday Singapore stocks opened 0.1 per cent lower on Monday (Sept 3), with the key Straits Times Index retreating 2.32 points to 3,211.16 as at 9.03am. The field was evenly matched, with as many gainers as losers at 57 each, as some 68.8 million shares worth S$76.4 million […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Shares Drifted Lower Friday as Trade Concerns Escalated

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Shares Drifted Lower Friday as Trade Concerns Escalated

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Shares Drifted Lower Friday as Trade Concerns Escalated Singapore shares drifted lower Friday as trade concerns escalated, damping major indexes in the U.S. and across Asia. The Straits Times Index ended 0.38% lower at 3,213.48. Malaysian markets were closed for the National Day holiday. A four-day rising streak on Wall Street […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) halted the two-day winning streak

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) halted the two-day winning streak

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) halted the two-day winning streak The Singapore stock market on Wednesday halted the two-day winning streak in which it had gathered more than 30 points or 1 percent. The Straits Times Index now rests just beneath the 3,245-point plateau although it’s tipped to rebound on Thursday. The global forecast for the […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Caution over trade jitters returns

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Caution over trade jitters returns

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Caution over trade jitters returns The Singapore stock market has climbed higher in two straight sessions, gathering more than 30 points or 1 percent along the way. The Straits Times Index now rests just above the 3,245-point plateau and it tipped to open higher again on Wednesday. The global forecast for […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares opened higher on Monday

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares opened higher on Monday

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares opened higher on Monday Singapore stocks opened higher on Monday (Aug 27), with the Straits Times Index gaining 9.75 points, or 0.3 per cent to 3,222.75 as at 9.02am. Gainers outnumbered losers 88 to 31, after about 27.9 million shares worth $77.4 million changed hands. The most actively traded counter […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Banks In Focus

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Banks In Focus

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Banks In Focus Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 3,309.17. The projected upper bound is: 3,285.07. The projected lower bound is: 3,135.18. The projected closing price is: 3,210.13. Candlesticks A big black candle occurred. This is bearish, as prices closed […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) rallied 43 points

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) rallied 43 points

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) rallied 43 points The Straits Times Index rallied 43 points, or 1.37% this morning, largely due to the advance in SingTel (+4.8%) and DBS (+1.7%). A 3% rebound in crude oil prices last night also lifted Singapore’s offshore and marine stocks, namely Sembcorp Marine and Sembcorp Industry. Overall, the bias in prices is: […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) positive lead for Tuesday

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) positive lead for Tuesday

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) positive lead for Tuesday The losing streak has hit eight sessions now for the Singapore stock market, which has dropped more than 115 points or 3.5 percent in that span. The Straits Times Index now rests just beneath the 3,205-point plateau although it’s looking at a positive lead for Tuesday. The […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) vulnerable to a correction towards 3,324.07

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) vulnerable to a correction towards 3,324.07

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) vulnerable to a correction towards 3,324.07 The Singapore stock market has finished lower now in seven straight sessions, tumbling more than 110 points or 3.4 percent. The Straits Times Index now rests just beneath the 3,210-point plateau although it may find traction on Monday. The global forecast for the Asian markets […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) remain vigilant for developing news

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) remain vigilant for developing news

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) remain vigilant for developing news The international system is at a turning point, with mounting trade tensions between the United States and China and the US and Europe arguing fiercely over trade and defence spending, said PM Lee. He warned that there is uncertainty over whether new rules and norms for international cooperation […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) down 0.69% to 3,211.93

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) down 0.69% to 3,211.93

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) down 0.69% to 3,211.93 Singapore stocks opened lower for the sixth day in a row on Thursday (Aug 16), with the Straits Times Index moving down 0.69 per cent or 24.76 points to 3,211.93. Losers outnumbered gainers 90 to 17 after 33.2 million securities worth $60.1 million changed hands. Overall, the […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) finished lower in four straight sessions

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) finished lower in four straight sessions

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) finished lower in four straight sessions Wall Street’s recovery could uplift the local bourse today. The Straits Times Index (STI) ended 6.61 points or 0.2% lower at 3,242.87, taking the year-to-date performance to -2.47%. The global forecast for the Asian markets is cautiously optimistic thanks to easing concerns about the financial […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) s aiming to push its next stage of growth in commodities and energy

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) s aiming to push its next stage of growth in commodities and energy

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) s aiming to push its next stage of growth in commodities and energy Singapore is aiming to push its next stage of growth in commodities and energy by striking a balance between grooming local enterprises to become global players, as well as by making its investment climate even more attractive and […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) extended its slide on Monday

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) extended its slide on Monday

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) extended its slide on Monday Singapore stocks closed lower on Monday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index (STI) went down 1.2 percent or 39.44 points to close at 3245.34. A total of 2.31 billion shares changed hands with a turnover of 1.20 billion Singapore dollars (about 868.97 million U.S. dollars). Losers […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Likely To Be Stuck In Neutral

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Likely To Be Stuck In Neutral

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Likely To Be Stuck In Neutral Investors are urged to take caution. The Straits Times Index (STI) ended 13.26 points or 0.4% lower at 3326.74, taking the year-to-date performance to -2.24%. The top active stocks were DBS, which declined 2.95%, OCBC Bank, which declined 0.42%, YZJ Shipbldg SGD, which gained 8.79%, […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) may slide at opening bell

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) may slide at opening bell

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) may slide at opening bell The Straits Times Index (STI) ended 13.26 points or 0.4% lower at 3326.74, taking the year-to-date performance to -2.24%. The top active stocks were DBS, which declined 2.95%, OCBC Bank, which declined 0.42%, YZJ Shipbldg SGD, which gained 8.79%, UOB, which gained 1.14% and CapitaLand, with […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares closed lower on Wednesday

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares closed lower on Wednesday

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares closed lower on Wednesday Asian stock markets ended mixed on Wednesday, with investors largely staying on the sidelines and refraining from making significant moves due to lack of triggers. The overnight positive close on Wall Street set up a higher opening for the markets, but lack of support at higher […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) higher at 3340.00 as heavyweight banks climbed further

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) higher at 3340.00 as heavyweight banks climbed further

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) higher at 3340.00 as heavyweight banks climbed further The Straits Times Index ended 1.7% higher at 3340.00 as heavyweight banks climbed further amid optimism over improved margins outlook. The FBM KLCI meanwhile closed 0.6% higher at 1791.09 after 25 of the 30-stock index gained. With Wall Street shrugging off the latest […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Earnings season in full swing

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Earnings season in full swing

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Earnings season in full swing The week ahead will have no shortage of company announcements as constituents of the key Straits Times Index (STI) are set to disclose their earnings. Gainers outnumbered losers 165 to 132, or about five up for every four down, as some 1.08 billion shares worth S$650.3 […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) faces temporary disruption

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) faces temporary disruption

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) faces temporary disruption Singapore and Malaysia’s market benchmarks were temporarily disrupted on Thursday due to technical glitches at index provider FTSE Russell. The issue became apparent when Singapore’s benchmark Straits Times Index was largely unchanged in the first hour of trading, despite DBS Group Holdings Ltd tumbling as much as 3 […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) awaiting signals amidst the trade wars

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) awaiting signals amidst the trade wars

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) awaiting signals amidst the trade wars The Straits Times Index (STI) ended 42.63% points or 1.28% lower at 3286.32. The top active stocks today were DBS, which gained 0.71%, Singtel, which gained 0.31%, Venture, which gained 6.84%, OCBC Bank, which gained 0.26% and CapitaLand, with a 1.24% fall. Global risk appetite […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) expected to see additional support

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) expected to see additional support

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) expected to see additional support Singapore stocks resumed trading flat after the Wednesday lunch break, with the Straits Times Index advancing to 3,324.01, up 4.16 points or 0.1 per cent. Of the 30 index components, 20 were in the positive territory; one was flat while the remaining nine were in the […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) stocks look attractive again after falling 12% from May

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) stocks look attractive again after falling 12% from May

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) stocks look attractive again after falling 12% from May The Straits Times Index ended 12.70 points, or 0.38 per cent, up at 3,319.85, but that still leaves it down 2.44 per cent this year. Losers edged out gainers 209 to 178 on turnover of 1.21 billion shares worth $1.48 billion. The […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) recorded a 7% growth in its net profit

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) recorded a 7% growth in its net profit

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) recorded a 7% growth in its net profit Singapore stocks finished 0.5 per cent lower on Monday, with the Straits Times Index losing 17.83 points to end at 3,307.15. Losers outnumbered gainers 237 to 153, or about three down for every two up, as about 1.74 billion shares worth S$835.3 million […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Regulators urge NSE, SGX to offer an ‘acceptable solution’

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Regulators urge NSE, SGX to offer an ‘acceptable solution’

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Regulators urge NSE, SGX to offer an ‘acceptable solution’ India and Singapore regulators intervened to urge two of their squabbling exchanges to come to an “amicable resolution,” spurring some optimism about an end to a dispute which has left investors without an easy way to hedge risks in one of Asia’s […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Forecast is Upbeat

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Forecast is Upbeat

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Forecast is Upbeat Singapore stocks finished higher on Thursday, with the Straits Times Index gaining 1.77 points or 0.1 per cent to 3,328.6. Losers outnumbered gainers 203 to 173, after about 1.66 billion shares worth S$1.11 billion in total changed hands. The most actively traded counter by volume was QT Vascular, which rose […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Rebounding Strongly

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Rebounding Strongly

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Rebounding Strongly The Straits Times Index (STI) ended 1.06 points or 0.03% lower at 3292.65, taking the year-to-date performance to -3.24%. The top active stocks were DBS, which gained 0.62%, Singtel, which declined 0.60%, UOB, which slipped 0.23%, YZJ Shipbldg SGD, which advanced 6.94% and Venture, with a 4.55% fall. The […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) down 1% to 3,292.65

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) down 1% to 3,292.65

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) down 1% to 3,292.65 Singapore stocks opened flat on Tuesday, with the Straits Times Index increasing just 0.05 per cent or 1.56 points to 3,295.27 as at 9.03am, after currency war fears dampened prospects in the previous session. About 42 million shares worth $106 million in total changed hands as losers […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) retreating 4.12 points or 0.1 per cent

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) retreating 4.12 points or 0.1 per cent

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) retreating 4.12 points or 0.1 per cent SINGAPORE stocks ended lower on Monday, with the Straits Times Index retreating 4.12 points or 0.1 per cent to 3,293.71. Losers outnumbered gainers 200 to 191, with about 1.66 billion shares worth S$956.6 million changing hands. The global forecast for the Asian markets is flat to […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Target 3,400.00

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Target 3,400.00

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Target 3,400.00 Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. The projected upper bound is: 3,367.71. The projected lower bound is: 3,217.05. The projected closing price is: 3,292.38. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than they opened). During the past 10 bars, there have been 7 white candles and […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Extends Gains

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Extends Gains

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Extends Gains The Stock Exchange of Thailand closed at a one-month high, while Singapore shares marked its highest close in over three weeks on Thursday. A robust effort from United States markets overnight helped local shares bounce back from Wednesday’s flat finish to end higher yesterday. The Straits Times Index advanced […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Slightly Extends Gains

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Slightly Extends Gains

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Slightly Extends Gains Regulators in Singapore are looking to ramp up targeted measures against financial crime, including tapping data analytics and boosting information sharing with financial institutions, said an official from the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) on Wednesday morning. The Cyber Security Agency of Singapore (CSA) and the Financial Services […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) A key focus now: how firms are weathering trade disputes

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) A key focus now: how firms are weathering trade disputes

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) A key focus now: how firms are weathering trade disputes The Straits Times Index (STI) ended 6.85 points or 0.21% higher at 3239.64, taking the year-to-date performance to -4.80%. The top active stocks today were DBS, which gained 0.54%, Venture, which gained 3.53%, OCBC Bank, which declined 0.18%, UOB, which declined […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) higher in back-to-back trading days

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) higher in back-to-back trading days

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) higher in back-to-back trading days The Singapore stock market has moved higher in back-to-back trading days, gathering more than 40 points or 1.2 percent along the way. The Straits Times Index now rests just above the 3,260-point plateau and it’s expected to open in the green again on Monday. The global […]

Singapore: Heffx Issues a Buy Rating on STI Index (.STI)

Singapore: Heffx Issues a Buy Rating on STI Index (.STI)

Singapore: Heffx Issues a Buy Rating on STI Index (.STI) Singapore has moved up two spots to place fifth in this year’s Global Innovation Index, while remaining top of the list among countries in South-east Asia, East Asia and Oceania. Singapore remained top of the class for government effectiveness, regulatory quality and foreign direct investment […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) now the most innovative country outside of Europe

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) now the most innovative country outside of Europe

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) now the most innovative country outside of Europe Singapore has moved up two notches to be the fifth most innovative country amongst 126 nations in the Global Innovation Index (GII) 2018 report. Retaining its top spot as the most innovative country in Asia, the Republic is ranked just behind European innovation […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) up 1.4% on Tuesday

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) up 1.4% on Tuesday

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) up 1.4% on Tuesday SINGAPORE shares closed higher on Tuesday, with the Straits Times Index (STI) up 1.4 per cent or 46.01 points to 3,274.83. About 2.4 billion shares worth S$1.45 billion in total changed hands as gainers outnumbered losers 271 to 131. The most actively traded stock was Ezion, which finished […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares close up 0.4% ahead of July 6 tariff deadline

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares close up 0.4% ahead of July 6 tariff deadline

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares close up 0.4% ahead of July 6 tariff deadline SINGAPORE shares resumed trading higher on Thursday afternoon, with the Straits Times Index up 0.1 per cent or 2.36 points to 3,247.25 as at 1.01pm. Against the market’s mid-day close of 3,246.8, the market benchmark was up 0.45 point. About 933 million […]

Losses May Accelerate For Singapore STI Index (.STI) Stock Market

Losses May Accelerate For Singapore STI Index (.STI) Stock Market

Losses May Accelerate For Singapore STI Index (.STI) Stock Market Most Southeast Asian stock markets fell on Wednesday tracking Asian peers on caution ahead of the Friday deadline for further U.S. tariffs on China, with Philippine shares snapping a three-session gaining streak on profit-taking. The Philippine index fell 0.4 percent as investors booked profits in […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares open higher on Tuesday

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares open higher on Tuesday

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares open higher on Tuesday SINGAPORE stocks opened higher on Tuesday, with the Straits Times Index advancing 8.08 points, or 0.2 per cent to 3,247.02 as at 9.02am. This comes after US stocks overcame early declines to rise higher overnight, starting the year’s third quarter on a positive note, largely thanks to a […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) manufacturing expansion eases in June

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) manufacturing expansion eases in June

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) manufacturing expansion eases in June SINGAPORE’S manufacturing activity continued to expand in June but at a slowing pace, with the Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) down a marginal 0.2 point to 52.5. This was the third straight month of deceleration, although conditions remained expansionary for the 22nd straight month. The PMI is […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Clash of the Trade Titans

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Clash of the Trade Titans

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Clash of the Trade Titans Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sunday called for an early conclusion of a regional trade pact that ensures free and rules-based commerce in the face of an increasingly protectionist United States under President Donald Trump. At a meeting of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, or […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) near eight-month lows

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) near eight-month lows

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) near eight-month lows Most Southeast Asian stock markets fell on Thursday, in line with broader Asia on worries that mounting Sino-U.S. trade tensions are hurting global economic growth. Sentiment was also hurt as Asian stocks slumped to a nine-month low. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was down 0.7 […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) declined for a fourth session in five and closed 0.8 percent lower

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) declined for a fourth session in five and closed 0.8 percent lower

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) declined for a fourth session in five and closed 0.8 percent lower Singapore shares declined for a fourth session in five and closed 0.8 percent lower, dragged by financials. Lender DBS Group shed 1.2 percent. Industrial production, which is a main contributor to the city-state’s exports, rose in May. “However, looking ahead […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) recovered from an early fall to close 0.6 percent higher

Singapore:  STI Index (.STI) recovered from an early fall to close 0.6 percent higher

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) recovered from an early fall to close 0.6 percent higher Singapore stocks recovered from an early fall to close 0.6 percent higher, helped largely by a turnaround in financials. Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp Ltd rose 0.7 percent. The island state’s industrial production in May accelerated 11.1 percent from a year earlier, bolstered […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Most markets fall on risk-off sentiment; Vietnam, Indonesia gain

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Most markets fall on risk-off sentiment; Vietnam, Indonesia gain

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Most markets fall on risk-off sentiment; Vietnam, Indonesia gain Singapore shares extend fall to over 8-1/2-month closing low Philippine shares erase gains to end lower for eighth session Most Southeast Asian stock markets fell on Monday, tracking broader Asia amid a sustained equity sell-off, while Vietnam shares extended their recovery into […]

Singapore: STI Index resumes Thursday afternoon trading at 3,307.61, down 0.3% on day

Singapore: STI Index resumes Thursday afternoon trading at 3,307.61, down 0.3% on day

Singapore: STI Index resumes Thursday afternoon trading at 3,307.61, down 0.3% on day SINGAPORE shares were lower when trading resumed on Thursday afternoon, with the Straits Times Index dropping 8.29 points, or 0.3 per cent to 3,307.61 as at 1pm. Losers outnumbered gainers 161 to 121, after about 951.2 million shares worth S$449.5 million changed hands. […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares snap losing streak

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares snap losing streak

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares snap losing streak Singapore shares rebounded after five straight days of losses as investors hunt for battered stocks although analysts flagged risks from potential escalation in US-China trade war. Malaysia slipped. The Straits Times Index added 0.4% to 3315.90. Meanwhile, the FBM KLCI declined 0.3% to 1709.75, the lowest level […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares fall 0.7% on Tuesday

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares fall 0.7% on Tuesday

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares fall 0.7% on Tuesday SINGAPORE shares ended lower on Tuesday, tracking regional index falls as US President Donald Trump threatened yet more tariffs on Chinese goods. The Straits Times Index lost 22.69 points, or 0.68 per cent, to 3,301.35, while losers outpaced gainers 295 to 136 on the full bourse. The […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares close 1% lower on Thursday

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares close 1% lower on Thursday

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares close 1% lower on Thursday SHARE prices in the Singapore bourse – alongside regional peers – were splashed in red ink on Thursday ahead of the Eid holiday, after the US Federal Reserve hiked rates and spotted a more hawkish tone in projections while rising trade fears and weak Chinese […]

STI Index (.STI) Shares Opened Lower with all Eyes on Trump-Kim Summit

STI Index (.STI) Shares Opened Lower with all Eyes on Trump-Kim Summit

STI Index (.STI) Shares Opened Lower with all Eyes on Trump-Kim Summit Singapore shares opened 0.1 per cent lower on Tuesday (June 12), with the Straits Times Index down 4.08 points to 3,437.61 as at 9.07am, as Asian markets were cautiously optimistic over the Trump-Kim summit. On the Singapore Exchange, about 44 million shares worth […]

STI Index (.STI) Was Up 0.2% Led by Commodities and Banking Stocks

STI Index (.STI) Was Up 0.2% Led by Commodities and Banking Stocks

STI Index (.STI) Was Up 0.2% Led by Commodities and Banking Stocks Singapore’s stocks rose in early action as attention turns to the Trump-Kim summit the city-state will host. The Straits Times Index STI, +0.15%   was up 0.2%, led by gains in commodities and banking stocks. Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. By the way, prices […]

STI Index (.STI) Looking for Entry at 3,500

STI Index (.STI) Looking for Entry at 3,500

STI Index (.STI) Looking for Entry at 3,500 Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 3,498.55. The projected upper bound is: 3,519.74. The projected lower bound is: 3,353.34. The projected closing price is: 3,436.54. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because prices closed lower than they […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Short at 3555.00

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Short at 3555.00

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Short at 3555.00 Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. The projected upper bound is: 3,555.65. The projected lower bound is: 3,381.11. The projected closing price is: 3,468.38. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because prices closed lower than they opened). During the past 10 bars, there have been 5 white candles […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Take Profits at 3550.00

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Take Profits at 3550.00

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Take Profits at 3550.00 Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. The projected upper bound is: 3,572.26. The projected lower bound is: 3,396.89. The projected closing price is: 3,484.57. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than they opened). During the past 10 bars, there have been 5 white […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Projected Price 3555.00

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Projected Price 3555.00

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Projected Price 3555.00 Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. The projected upper bound is: 3,555.97. The projected lower bound is: 3,380.83. The projected closing price is: 3,468.40. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than they opened). During the past 10 bars, there have been 5 white candles […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Market Overosld

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Market Overosld

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Market Overosld Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. The projected upper bound is: 3,517.71. The projected lower bound is: 3,335.33. The projected closing price is: 3,426.52. Candlesticks A big black candle occurred. This is bearish, as prices closed significantly lower than they opened. If the candle appears when prices are […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Drops 2.12%

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Drops 2.12%

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Drops 2.12% Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. The projected upper bound is: 3,533.55. The projected lower bound is: 3,351.57. The projected closing price is: 3,442.56. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because prices closed lower than they opened). During the past 10 bars, there have been 5 white candles and […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Market Consolidating

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Market Consolidating

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Market Consolidating Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. The projected upper bound is: 3,604.53. The projected lower bound is: 3,433.23. The projected closing price is: 3,518.88. Candlesticks During the past 10 bars, there have been 6 white candles and 3 black candles for a net of 3 white candles. During […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Heffx Technical Analysis

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Heffx Technical Analysis

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Heffx Technical Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. The projected upper bound is: 3,604.46. The projected lower bound is: 3,432.75. The projected closing price is: 3,518.61. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than they opened). During the past 10 bars, there have been 6 white candles […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Technical Update

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Technical Update

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Technical Update Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. The projected upper bound is: 3,599.00. The projected lower bound is: 3,427.28. The projected closing price is: 3,513.14. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because prices closed lower than they opened). During the past 10 bars, there have been 5 white candles and […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Showing Some Signs of Weakness

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Showing Some Signs of Weakness

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Showing Some Signs of Weakness Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. The projected upper bound is: 3,614.80. The projected lower bound is: 3,442.62. The projected closing price is: 3,528.71. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than they opened). During the past 10 bars, there have been 6 […]