3 Things You Need To Know About The Singapore Stock Market Today

Welcome to Friday evening! Here are three things about Singapore’s stock market and investing in general that you might want to look at today and over the weekend.

1. The earnings season is coming to an end soon. Here are the latest earnings coverage from my colleagues:

2. The constituents of the Straits Times Index (SGX: ^STI) had recently undergone a regular quarterly review. Noble Group Limited (SGX: N21) will be removed from the index later this month. Jump in here to find out more about this change.

3. The Straits Times Index had rebounded above the 2,800 mark this week and closed today at 2,837 points. That’s 12% higher than its lowest point this year. But, we’re still in a bear market given that the index is 20% lower than a 52-week high. Bear markets are uncomfortable, but do you know they can actually be great learning lessons for us investors? My colleague Chin Hui Leong had shared his thoughts on the matter earlier today – find out more right 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 owns shares in Dairy Farm International Holdings.