3 Things You Need To Know About the Singapore Market Today

Welcome to Wednesday evening! Here are three things about Singapore’s share market that you might want to look at today and over the week.

1. Some people like fast cars, some like slow boat rides. It’s the same in investing – some prefer new and exciting growth companies while others would prefer to stick with boring but stable firms. Is one way better than the other? I’ve given this topic some thought recently, so you can find out the answer in here.

2. Speaking of the old and boring, Singapore Telecommunication Limited (SGX: Z74) has been one of the most stable blue chips that’s available in Singapore’s stock market. But being stable might not be enough. What’s the future of the firm going to look like? My colleague Chin Hui Leong had taken a deep dive into Singtel’s business, so you can check out his conclusions on the telco. There are two parts to his analysis: Part 1 and Part 2.

3. A previously old and boring postage company, Singapore Post Limited (SGX: S08) had become a darling of the stock market after Chinese e-commerce juggernaut, the Alibaba Group, decided to invest in the firm in the middle of last year. But with Singapore Post having recently fallen nearly 10% from its 52-week high, is this an investing opportunity for value investors? My colleague Adam Kuo had weighed in with his thoughts on the topic and you can check them out 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 Stanley Lim doesn't own shares in any company mentioned.