Singapore shares open 0.42% lower on Tuesday

SGX Centre.
SGX Centre.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened lower on Tuesday (Feb 16), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,596.92 in early trade, down 0.42 per cent, or 10.98 points.

Around 48 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 62 to 54.