You are here

Singapore shares open flat on Friday

41209168 -SINGAPORE SGX.jpg

SINGAPORE stocks opened 0.4 per cent higher on Friday, with the Straits Times Index (STI) adding 12.4 points to 3,092.36 - as all three major US stock indices closed at new highs overnight, as US President Donald Trump promised to release a much-anticipated plan for tax cuts soon.

About 119.9 million shares worth S$83.2 million changed hands as at 9am.

The most actively traded counters included SinoCloud, Noble Group and Equation.

Gainers outnumbered losers 87 to 41.

BT is now on Telegram!

For daily updates on weekdays and specially selected content for the weekend. Subscribe to