Daily Markets Briefing: STI up 0.81%

Submitted By:  Arianna Danganan Case Study:  No Wall Street's rally could potentially see the local bourse continuing its five-day climbing streak. The Straits Times Index (STI) ended 25.44 or 0.81% higher at 3,183.51. The top active stocks were DBS, which climbed 0.2%, Singtel, which inched up 0.07%, UOB, which grew 0.25%, OCBC, which remained unchanged, and ThaiBev with a 0.025% advance. The FTSE Mid Cap grew 4.62% whilst the FTSE Small Cap rose 1%. read more