Singapore shares open higher on Monday, STI up 0.2% to 3,265.27

The SGX centre along Shenton Way.
The SGX centre along Shenton Way. PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Singapore stocks opened higher on Monday (July 16), with the Straits Times Index gaining 4.92 points or 0.2 per cent to 3,265.27 as at 9.03am.

Gainers outnumbered losers 73 to 37, after about 27.9 million shares worth $74 million changed hands.

The most actively traded counter by volume was Black Gold Natura, which fell 2.4 per cent to four cents, with 2.1 million shares changing hands.

Other actives stocks included UOL Group which was up 1.5 per cent to $6.89; and City Developments which rose 0.5 per cent to $9.75.