Singapore shares open higher on Monday; STI up 0.2% to 3,059.45

The Singapore Exchange Centre in Shenton Way.
The Singapore Exchange Centre in Shenton Way.ST PHOTO: KELVIN CHNG

SINGAPORE - Singapore stocks opened higher on Monday (Nov 26), with the Straits Times Index up 6.96 points to 3,059.45 at 9.08am.

Volume was 44.3 million shares worth $36.8 million.

Gainers outnumbered losers 65 to 62.

Venture Corporation was the top gainer, edging up $0.27, or 1.8 per cent, to $14.99.

Counters related to commodities and oil gas were among the top traded stocks by volume, with Vallianz remaining flat at $0.010, with 18.29 million shares exchanging hands.