FTSE Straits Times Index (FSSTI)

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STI held down by some heavyweights

SINGAPORE (Feb 21): The outlook is uncertain according to the many strategy reports that are published daily.

Chart 1: STI with moving averages and momentum

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Resistance approaches for STI; breakout challenging

SINGAPORE (Feb 14): Resistance for the Straits Times Index appears near its current level of 3,220 to 3,231, at the confluence of the 50- and 200- day moving averages.

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Expect continued volatility for STI

SINGAPORE (Feb 7): The confluence of the 50-and 200-day moving averages at 3,220 is providing resistance for any rebound.

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STI pressured by declining momentum and stochastics

SINGAPORE (Jan 31): On Jan 28, the Straits Times Index fell to 3,181, below the confluence of the 50- and 200-day moving averages at 3,220.

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Market's breakout still valid, STI to test 3,300

SINGAPORE (Jan 11): There was little change in the upward direction of quarterly momentum and the chart pattern during the past five trading sessions with the Straits Times Index gaining 30 points

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STI breaks out, set to test 3,300

SINGAPORE (Jan 3): On Jan 2, the Straits Times Index (STI) broke out of a narrow sideways range it had been entrenched within since early November.

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STI meanders; momentum strengthens

SINGAPORE (Dec 20): During the past five trading sessions, the Straits Times Index lost two points as it remained entrenched beneath its 200-day moving average at 3,224 and holding above the conflu


Looking back at 2019

STI looks set to end the year higher; both earnings and yield growth expected in 2020

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STI continues to strengthen but no sign of breakout

(Dec 13): The Straits Times Index has staged a rebound during the week, and is now facing resistance at its flattening 200-day moving average at 3,224.

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