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3 Things You Need To Know About the Singapore Share Market Today

Welcome to Friday evening! Here are three things about Singapore’s share market you might want to look at today and over the rest of the weekend.

1. We’re right smack in the midst of earnings season. So, if you’d like to see how the following shares have fared in their latest quarterly announcements, then jump on in:

2. The dramatic 30% increase in the value of the Swiss franc against a basket of currencies late last week had left plenty of red ink on the profit & loss statements of many financial institutions, hedge funds, and even retail investors. When something drastic like this happens, there would likely be good lessons for us to learn. If you’d like to know some important takeaways from the Swiss currency mess, jump in here.

3. Moving on to the exciting world of mergers and acquisitions, Keppel Corporation Limited’s (SGX: BN4) announcement earlier today that it intends to take Keppel Land private would likely set the tongues wagging. I had looked at the deal, and thought that Keppel Corp might be taking on a little too much financial risks with it. You can find out more about my thoughts on the topic in here.

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The information provided is for general information purposes only and is not intended to be personalised investment or financial advice. Motley Fool Singapore writer Chong Ser Jing does not own any companies listed above.