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STI closes 1.26% higher, clawing back some losses from Wednesday's fall

SINGAPORE'S Straits Times Index (STI) pared Wednesday's losses in a rare ho-hum session by recent standards, closing 31.88 points or 1.3 per cent higher at 2,571.32 on Thursday. Of the STI's 30 counters, seven finished in the red.

STI recovers previous session's losses to close 1.3% higher on Thursday

SINGAPORE'S Straits Times Index (STI) pared Wednesday's losses in what was a rare ho-hum session by recent standards, closing 31.88 points or 1.3 per cent higher to 2,571.32.

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STI snaps 2-session rally to fall 1.25% as Covid-19 fears persist

SINGAPORE'S Straits Times Index (STI) ended a two-session rally on Wednesday, closing 32.45 points or 1.3 per cent lower to 2,539.44.

STI snaps 2-session rally, falls 1.3% on Wednesday

Singapore's Straits Times Index (STI) ended a two-session rally on Wednesday, with the benchmark closing 32.45 points or 1.3 per cent lower to 2,539.44. Twenty-two of the STI's 30 counters finished in the red.

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STI builds on strong start to the week to rise 4.1% to 2,571.89

SINGAPORE'S Straits Times Index (STI) built on its positive start to the week, finishing 101.30 points or 4.1 per cent higher at 2,571.89 on Tuesday with all 30 of its components tallying gains. On a points basis, the session saw the STI's third largest one-day gain in the past five years.

STI builds on strong start to the week, rises 4.1% on Tuesday

Singapore's Straits Times Index (STI) built on its positive start to the week, finishing the Tuesday session up 101.30 points or 4.1 per cent to 2,571.89. All 30 of the benchmark's counters notched up gains.

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STI claws back early losses to end higher

SINGAPORE'S Straits Times Index (STI) had a strong finish on Thursday, even as investors grapple with a rising rate of Covid-19 infections in the West and the growing sense that the worst is now over for Asia.

STI overturns early losses to end 0.5% higher on Thursday

SINGAPORE'S Straits Times Index (STI) had a strong finish on Thursday, even as investors grapple with a rising rate of Covid-19 infections in the West and the growing sense that the worst is now over for Asia.

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STI resumes fall as Covid-19 fears fester

SINGAPORE'S Straits Times Index (STI) slipped on Wednesday as worries over Covid-19 infection numbers and economic damage triggered by the virus continued to bug investors.

STI falls 1.7% on Wednesday as Covid-19 fears fester

SINGAPORE'S Straits Times Index (STI) slipped on Wednesday as worries over Covid-19 infection numbers and the economic damage triggered by the virus continued to bug investors.

Broker's take: DBS downgrades Fu Yu to 'hold' amid Covid-19 outbreak

DBS Group Research has downgraded precision plastic components manufacturer Fu Yu Corporation to "hold" after factoring in an estimated 25 per cent fall in FY2020 earnings due to the dampened economic outlook brought about by Covid-19.

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STI ends disastrous quarter on positive note

SINGAPORE'S Straits Times Index (STI) closed higher on Tuesday after official Chinese factory data for March beat expectations, lifting sentiment at the tail-end of a quarter that will be remembered for the Covid-19 outbreak.

STI has a positive end to its worst quarter since 2008

Singapore's Straits Times Index (STI) closed higher on Tuesday after official Chinese factory data for March beat expectations, lifting sentiment at the tail end of a quarter that will go down as one to forget due to the Covid-19 outbreak.

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STI resumes fall despite global support moves

SINGAPORE'S Straits Times Index (STI) fell on Monday after relief from last week's global fiscal support measures faded.

STI closes 4.5% lower on Monday

Singapore's Straits Times Index (STI) fell on Monday after relief from last week's global fiscal support measures faded with uncertainty over the length of the pandemic remaining an overhang on sentiment.

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Riverstone sees demand surge for healthcare gloves amid virus outbreak

GLOVEMAKER Riverstone Holdings has seen a surge in orders as the Covid-19 outbreak creates increased demand for healthcare gloves.

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STI rally loses steam as economic realities hit

THE recent rally in the Singapore equity market fizzled out on Thursday, as optimism gave way to the harsh reality facing the local economy due to the Covid-19 outbreak.

Deep value has yet to emerge in Singapore equities: OCBC

SINGAPORE equities are trading at attractive valuations following a Covid-19 induced market sell-off but deep value has yet to emerge, head of OCBC Investment Research Carmen Lee said.

STI's rally loses steam, ends 0.7% lower on Thursday

The recent rally in the Singapore equity market fizzled out on Thursday, as optimism gave way to the harsh reality facing the local economy due to the Covid-19 outbreak.

FY21 earnings for Singtel, StarHub to fall 9-10% if Covid-19 persists: DBS

DBS Group Research is expecting the Covid-19 pandemic to persist through 2020, and as such, has cut FY2021 earnings forecasts for Singapore telcos Singtel and StarHub by 10 and 9 per cent, respectively.

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Stocks jump as US settles on US$2t in aid

SINGAPORE'S Straits Times Index (STI) registered successive sessions of gains for the first time in three weeks as investors were buoyed by US lawmakers' finally agreeing to a stimulus package worth as much as US$2 trillion.

STI jumps 6.1% as US policymakers agree to US$2t fiscal stimulus package

SINGAPORE'S Straits Times Index (STI) registered successive sessions of gains for the first time in three weeks as investors were buoyed by US policymakers' finally agreeing to a stimulus package worth as much as US$2 trillion.

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Another 'turnaround Tuesday' for STI

SINGAPORE'S Straits Times Index (STI) rebounded after its worst performance since 2008's global financial crisis (GFC).

STI has another 'Turnaround Tuesday', closes 5.8% higher

SINGAPORE'S Straits Times Index (STI) rebounded after its worst performance since 2008's global financial crisis (GFC) as investors took heart in the US Federal Reserve's move to adopt unlimited quantitative easing as well as further lending to US small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) most...

Asian stocks resume plunge as more countries turn to self-isolation

LAST Friday's relief rebound was short-lived as Asian shares slumped at the start of the week as the flight towards the safety of cash continued after more governments turned to lockdowns to combat the spread of Covid-19.