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3 Things You Need to Know About the Singapore Stock Market Today

Welcome to mid-week, Fools! Here are three things about the local stock market and investing in general that you might be interested in today.

1. The Straits Times Index (SGX: ^STI), ended Wednesday at 3,278.95 points, down 15.98 points or 0.48%.

The biggest loser in the index was conglomerate, Jardine Matheson Holdings Limited (SGX: J36). It declined some 2% to US$64.98.

On the other hand, the STI component that gained the most today was shipbuilder, Yangzijiang Shipbuilding Holdings Ltd (SGX: BS6). Shares of the firm were shored up by 2.2% to S$1.60.

2. The following companies released their earnings lately so do check out their coverage below:

3. My Foolish colleague, Chin Hui Leong, investigated StarHub Ltd’s (SGX: CC3) ability to grow its business in the months ahead, after reporting a 2% decline in quarterly revenue. Click on the link here to find out more.

Shares of StarHub closed at S$2.59, down 0.4% for the day. It is currently trading near its 52-week low price of S$2.54.

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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 contributor Sudhan P owns shares of Hour Glass Ltd.