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The above graph plots the monthly close for the Straits Times Stock Index. Updated Thursday, May
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Straits Times Singapore Stock Market Index Historical Graph
Straits Times Stock Index - 19 Year Graph
10 Year Chart - Straits Times Index
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Stock Market Performance Ranking: Straits Times Index
Straits Times Stock Index: Annual Returns
Year
Percent
Year
Percent
Year
Percent
Year
Percent
1989
1990
1991
1992
1993
1994
1995
1996
27.3
-11.7
21.9
2.8
46.0
4.6
-2.7
1.9
1997
1998
1999
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
-27.6
-14.6
73.7
-17.9
-19.4
-14.4
28.3
18.0
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2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
14.3
24.5
22.6
-50.4
64.5
10.1
-17.0
19.7
2013
2014
0.0
6.2
The annual gain or loss in the Straits Times index from 1989 to present.
Dividends are not included.
Market Commentary  19246
April, 2015 Data:

Part 1: SUMMARY RETURNS & RANK
Last Month                                 1.2%         Rank: 10 out of 23
Last Year  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  6.8%        Rank: 18 out of 23
Last 5 Years                              17.2%       Rank: 23 out of 23
Last 10 Years . . . . . . . . . . . .   60.8%        Rank: 17 out of 23

Returns for the Straits Times Index is shown above for four time periods. For
example: the change in the Straits Times was 1.2% in the last month. With that
return, the Straits Times Stock Index was ranked 10th out of the 23 indexes
reviewed in this site for that time period. Dividends are not included.



Part 2: HISTORICAL HIGHLIGHTS
The performance ranking of the Straits Times Stock Index relative to the other
23 stock indexes covered in this site is detailed below. Four different time
periods are reviewed. The Straits Times Index is compared to foreign and
domestic, large cap and small cap indexes. Each paragraph identifies the top
and bottom performers as well as the average and median market performance
for the indexes during in each time period.

Last Month:
During April of 2015, the Straits Times Singapore Index had a rank of 10 with a
return of 1.17%. The top ranked index during April was the Hang Seng Index,
with a return of 12.98%. The worst performing index during that period was the
DAX Stock Index with a return of -4.28%.
The median return for all stock market indexes during April was 0.61%. The
average return for the indexes during the month was 0.88%.

Last Year:
During the last 12 months, the Straits Times Singapore Index had a rank of 18
with a return of 7%. The top ranked index during the last year was the Nikkei
225 Index, with a return of 36%. The worst performing index during that period
was the S&P Global Index with a return of -1%.
The median return for the indexes during this period was 10%. The average
return for all stock market indexes over the year was 11%.

Last 5 Years:
Over the 5 years ended April of 2015,  the Straits Times Singapore Index was
the worst performing index with a return of 17%. The top ranked index during
the 5 year period was the NASDAQ 100 Index, with a return of 121%.
The median return for all stock market indexes during this time period was 70%.
The average return for the indexes over the 5 years was 61%.

Last 10 Years:
During the 10 years ended April of 2015, the Straits Times Singapore Index had
a rank of 17 with a return of 61%. The top ranked index during the period was
the Mexico IPC Index, with a return of 261%. The worst performing index during
the 10 year time period was the CAC 40 Index with a return of 24%.
The median return for the indexes during the last 10 years was 87%. The
average return for all stock market indexes over that time frame was 98%.

All calculations are based on the monthly market close for each index, excluding
dividends.
























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