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 rest of the week.

1. We’re back in the earnings season again! Here’s the latest coverage from my colleagues:

2. SMRT Corporation Ltd (SGX: S53) made two huge announcements last week and this week. The first deals with the potential sale of its rail operating assets to the Land Transport Authority – find out more about it here, from my colleague Chin Hui Leong. The second involves a privatisation offer – SMRT’s largest shareholder, Temasek Holdings, wants to take it private. You can learn more about the privatisation from my fellow Fool Stanley Lim here.

3. Sembcorp Marine Ltd  (SGX: S51) is one of the biggest losers in the market over the past three years – its stock is down by over 60%. Given such a sharp decline in its market value, could there be an opportunity lying within Sembcorp Marine? I took a look at the company recently and this is what I found.

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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 shares in any companies mentioned.