Markets highlights

1 The four actively traded SGX stocks that notched up more than twice their three-month average volumes last month were consumer staples stocks QAF and SunMoon Food, and real estate stocks GSH and Ying Li International.

2 SGX-listed Pacific Radiance is expanding its presence in Mexico with a long-term charter worth US$73 million (S$101 million) for a maintenance workboat.

3 Fashion and luggage distributor Travelite Holdings warned that it expects to register a net loss for the first half ended Sept 30 due to lower demand for the group's products.

4 Yarn maker Ziwo Holdings said that it expects to report a net loss for the third quarter ended Sept 30 amid a continuing deterioration in the business segment.

5 Property developer Rowsley reversed a loss of $4.2 million to turn in a profit of $5.4 million for the quarter ended Sept 30. Revenue surged 40 per cent to $24.6 million.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on November 03, 2016, with the headline 'Markets highlights'. Print Edition | Subscribe