3 Things You Need To Know About the Singapore Stock Market

Welcome to Wednesday evening! Here’s wishing you a Happy Chinese New Year! Below, you can find three things about Singapore’s stock market and investing in general that you might want to look at today and over the rest of the week.

1. The Chinese New Year break has given the Singapore market a slight pause in the earnings season. But make no mistake – we’re still heavy in the thick of the action. The latest earnings coverage from my colleagues include SBS Transit Ltd (SGX: S61)check here out for more.

2. What does it take for someone to build up a comfortable nest egg of their own through investing? That’s something that my fellow Fool David Kuo has explored earlier today. Jump in here for more of his thoughts!

3. This is an important takeaway I have from observing the experience of some of the Singapore market’s biggest long-term winners: They could actually be painful stocks for their investors to hold. Just why is that so? You can find out 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 Ser Jing doesn't own shares in any companies mentioned.