Singapore shares open 0.42% lower on Tuesday

The Singapore Exchange Centre at 2 Shenton Way.
The Singapore Exchange Centre at 2 Shenton Way. PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened lower on Tuesday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,773.54 in early trade, down 0.42 per cent, or 11.89 points.

Around  103.7 million shares exchanged hands.

Losers beat gainers 39 to 72.