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Louis Kent Lee
Louis is a qualified accountant with the ACCA, and is the Research Editor (Digital) at Shares Investment magazine. He incorporates core elements of fundamental analysis in his investment coverage and mainly covers stocks listed in Singapore and the US.

You can contact him through email via louis.lee@pnl-group.com

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Watch The Contracts For Keppel Corp And SembCorp Marine

ECB policy makers have decided to leave the central bank’s key interest rates unchanged during their two-day meeting. ECB president Mario Draghi was observed mentioning that the ECB stands “ready” to use all instruments available including further cuts in all its interest rates, in order to ensure that the inflation rate returns to its target. [...]

  • 22 April 2016
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    Watch The Contracts For Keppel Corp And SembCorp Marine

    ECB policy makers have decided to leave the central bank’s key interest rates unchanged during their two-day meeting.

  • 22 April 2016
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    Markets Still Under Mercy Of Oil

    The general markets seem to be at the mercy of the oil market. Decisions that are pending on April 17 in Doha on the freezing or cutting of oil production, will very likely set the tone for equity markets. Healthy data for US jobless claims did nothing much to calm market jitters. In fact, volatility [...]

  • 08 April 2016
  • Singapore Market Commentary
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    Markets Still Under Mercy Of Oil

    The general markets seem to be at the mercy of the oil market. Decisions that are pending on April 17 in Doha on the freezing or cutting of oil production, will very likely set the tone for equity markets.

  • 08 April 2016
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    3 Reasons To Like Top Glove

    Top Glove is the world’s largest rubber glove manufacturer that is listed on the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange. Despite its size, Top Glove had humble beginnings. Top Gloves’ diverse product range fulfil the demand for both the healthcare and non-healthcare segments. Below are three main reasons why we like this company. 1. Strong Profitability Finesse [...]

  • 24 December 2015
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    GKE Corp On Track For Profitable FY16 [Updates]

    In early October 2015, we first covered GKE Corp and laid down main points that got us interested in the company. Following the company, we saw some updates that are pleasantly positive.

  • 21 December 2015
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    Editorial Desk

    The Fed has officially raised benchmark interest rate by a quarter of a percentage point. Slack in the labour market has diminished to the point where monetary policy needs to gradually get back to normal.

  • 18 December 2015
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    Editorial Desk

    As quickly as the markets stood in the green after Thanksgiving, U.S. stocks tanked after the reaffirmation of Fed chair Janet Yellen on her stance for a rate hike.

  • 04 December 2015
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    Singapore has been crowned the most expensive city for the second year running.

    Singapore Market Strategy To Take On 2016’s Market

    It is no surprise to see many throwing their hands mostly due to desperation.

  • 04 December 2015
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    Tourism Dollars To Be Hit In France, SG Casinos Feel Impact From Gaming Downcycle

    The terror attack on Paris have left many frustrated, shocked, and has in one way or another, impacted international markets.

  • 20 November 2015
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    SI Research: 4 Main Points That Could Pressurise Genting’s Share Price Gains

    Broader macro issues have cast a shadow over the gaming industry as a whole and the gaming market in Singapore has shown signs of stagnation since 2011.

  • 20 November 2015
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    M&A Activity In Singapore Gets Heated Up

    The terrorist attack on Paris have caused significant selling pressures in travel-related stocks; Priceline, Expedia, on fears that it would hurt tourism.

  • 20 November 2015
  • Singapore Market Commentary
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    Stock market

    Editorial Desk

    With the results season in full swing, we see no holdbacks of market participants when it comes to rewarding and punishment of companies’ share price when it comes to earnings and revenue expectations.

  • 06 November 2015
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    President Xi Jinping’s Visit To Singapore, Potential Beneficiaries

    The results season is in full swing. After seeing the string of earnings beat from the Technological scene in the U.S., we are seeing a mixed bag of results being released in the Lion City.

  • 06 November 2015
  • Singapore Market Commentary
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    Tencent Holdings

    Tencent, The Monopoly That Will Grow Faster Than We Can Think

    Tencent is a tech giant in China that dominates online gaming and social media in China. Its near monopoly grasp in social media gives it tremendous bargaining power and enables it to command an impregnable moat.

  • 06 November 2015
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    SI Research: 4 Key Points About The FOMC Meeting Statement (Dec Rate Hike)

    Rate hike. The two most notorious words in the market right now. We noticed a change in tone and wanted to bring your attention to a more hawkish Fed.

  • 29 October 2015
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    Fishing For Value In The Midst Of Earnings Release

    It’s the reporting season again. We are now seeing a string of releases from companies revealing their earnings release for 3Q15.

  • 23 October 2015
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    2 Palm Oil Stocks That Will Rise With Crude Palm Oil’s Price

    The commodities scene has seen its fair share of punishments. This is amid the market volatility we are seeing worldwide.

  • 23 October 2015
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    Between The Smoke Of Earnings Release, And Europe’s QE

    We have just started hearing a string of earnings releases for 3Q15. Over in the U.S., we have already seen strong earnings release from several bellwether names like McDonalds. Dow Chemicals and Texas Instruments. While it is still early days in the earnings release season, a large group of companies have already reported stellar results [...]

  • 23 October 2015
  • Singapore Market Commentary
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    4 Valuation Ratios To Help Your Investments

    Valuation, one of the most exciting things ever to circulate in investment language. More often than not, this is one of the building blocks that form the final decision of whether or not you might even consider that stock/company into your portfolio.

  • 09 October 2015
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    Amid The Volatility, Put On Your Valuation Glasses

    Expectations for a Fed rate lift-off this year has been quietened, and diminished to an extent, as the International Monetary Fund (IMF) reiterated that the Fed should wait on raising rates.

  • 09 October 2015
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    Does The TPP Increase The Chances Of RMB Devaluation?

    On 5 October 2015, a basic agreement for the US-driven Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) was reached, that sent a shock wave to China.

  • 09 October 2015
  • Singapore Market Commentary
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    GKE Corp

    GKE Corp, Attractive Pipeline Laid For A Bright 2016

    GKE Corp is a leading integrated logistics solutions provider that offers a one-stop comprehensive set of solutions for supply chain management.

  • 08 October 2015
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    M1

    M1: Dividend Yield Of 6.7%, Packed With Good Upside Range

    At the time of writing, M1’s dividend yield is currently trading at 6.7 percent, highest among its Telco peers in Singapore; SingTel (4.6 percent), StarHub (5.8 percent).

  • 29 September 2015
  • Corporate Digest
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    Stock market

    Markets Not Reacting As Well As We Thought To Rate Hike Delays

    The Federal Reserve has done it again. Just when everyone was expecting a rate hike, Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen announced none of such, citing concerns over the health of the global economy, sluggish inflation in the US as well as a lackluster demand in the housing market spurred inaction from the Fed.

  • 25 September 2015
  • Editorial Desk
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    Rate Hike Still Expected This Year, STI To Trade In Tight Range

    From a charting perspective, the Straits Times Index (STI) is expected to continue trading in its small triangle formation bounded topside resistance at 2,895 and immediate support at 2,825.

  • 25 September 2015
  • Singapore Market Commentary
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    Janet Yellen

    How Will The Fed Voters Vote Tonight For The Rate Hike?

    Although markets are reacting in a way as though a rate hike is not going to happen this month, conservatively, it’s better prudence to review the latest round of statements said by Federal Reserve Officials so far to determine the overall real tone.

  • 17 September 2015
  • Perspective
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    In The GE2015 Mood? Don’t Neglect The Markets Still

    The entire town is abuzz with General Elections talk. Coffee shop chatters, discussions on the train, wherever you turn, you are bound to hear snippets of it.

  • 10 September 2015
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    Aggregate Asset Management: A Unique Breed Of Fund Managers

    In the sea of market volatility these past couple of months, it is easy for one to forget the real fundamentals of the stock market game.

  • 10 September 2015
  • Corporate Digest
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    Amidst The Rally Talks, Singapore’s Growth Forecast Gets Cut By Moody’s

    At the time of writing, there’s only one more day to voting day. With political chatters all blacked out, the lingering of thoughts said from the speeches all over the island has struck the thinking tone of most Singaporeans.

  • 10 September 2015
  • Singapore Market Commentary
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    ISO Team Can Probably Benefit From The Singapore General Elections

    ISO is sitting on a record order book amounting to $84.7 million, and is the lowest tenderer currently for five projects pending tender award confirmation, worth some $14.4 million.

  • 04 September 2015
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    Singapore Airlines

    Singapore Airlines; Sell Off Raises Stock’s Attraction Levels

    Among the stocks seen being hit on the STI, Singapore’s flagship airlines, SIA has seen a nose dive in its share price to an all-time low; year to date.

  • 31 August 2015
  • Corporate Digest
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    The Stock Market Roller Coaster Ride

    Buckle up, Buckle up! It has been one nerve provoking week for market watchers.

  • 28 August 2015
  • Editorial Desk
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    The Name Is Volatility, Stock Market Volatility

    In just one week, we saw two interventions by the Chinese government to salvage the Chinese markets.

  • 28 August 2015
  • Singapore Market Commentary
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    Petra Foods, Held Hostage By Weak Indonesian Demand And Currency Woes

    Petra Foods, a food and beverage products maker released 2Q15 results that reflected blows from weaker Indonesian demand and a depreciating Indonesian ringgit.

  • 18 August 2015
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    Defensive Stocks For The Win

    China surprised market watchers again when the PBoC announced the devaluation of the RMB by 1.9 percent, as a pre-emptive move ahead of potential rate hike from the U.S. Federal Reserve and further dollar strength.

  • 14 August 2015
  • Editorial Desk
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    M1

    Why We Chose M1 Among The Singapore Telcos

    In terms of market size, M1 is the smallest among the three providers. This write up will reveal why size should not be the only thing you should be looking at with your investment lenses when it comes to evaluating the local Telcos.

  • 14 August 2015
  • Corporate Digest
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    China’s RMB Devaluation, STI Feels Aftershock

    After China surprised the world to change the basis of valuing the RMB, the Straits Times Index was soaked in the red for two days after the lion city resumed trading, post national day celebrations.

  • 14 August 2015
  • Singapore Market Commentary
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    Stock market

    Beijing Puts Both Hands Into Market To Stop Meltdown

    Beijing’s determination to stabilise its equity markets have helped lead the broader recovery in Asian markets.

  • 31 July 2015
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    Watch The Jobs Data For Rate Hikes Timing

    With the fiasco seen in the Asian markets in just a matter of days in the week of 27th July to 29th July, it is gutsy to say one is not worried.

  • 31 July 2015
  • Singapore Market Commentary
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    4 Takeaways From My Conversation With Mary Buffett

    My knowledge behind the man that made value investing big, the oracle of Omaha; Warren Buffett, was confined largely to the numerous books, annual letters, and interviews he’s done on news channels.

  • 30 July 2015
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    Macau Gaming Lookout, Do Not Expect Strong Consensus Beats

    The sector that used to be the darling of the stock markets, have, after the clampdown seen by the Chinese government, struggled to reign in its lost popularity.

  • 29 July 2015
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    Gas Distributors Listed In HK Could Still Outperform (16-26% Upside)

    The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) revealed that in the first 6 months of 2015, domestic natural gas production rose 3.8 percent to 65.6 billion cubic metres (bcm), gas imports rose by 3.5 percent to 29.3 bcm.

  • 22 July 2015
  • Perspective
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    Stock market

    Market Sentiment Being Tested Seriously

    What goes up, must come down. So overused, yet so ignored.

  • 16 July 2015
  • Editorial Desk
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    No Grexit, For Now

    Grexit or not, that was one of the major things market watchers were paying close attention to this week.

  • 16 July 2015
  • Singapore Market Commentary
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    Finding Value In HK-Listed China Small to Mid-Caps

    Prior to the sell-off seen across the markets in Hong Kong (HK) and China, we have been too busy shouting the bull-run phrase. Were we too blind-sided by a possible correction?

  • 15 July 2015
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    Is Asia ready for a possible Chinese crash?

    Five Things to Watch in China’s GDP Report

    Tear your eyes away from China’s swinging stock market for a few minutes this Wednesday. At 10:00 a.m. Beijing time comes the world’s second-biggest economy’s gross domestic product report for the three months through June.

  • 13 July 2015
  • Perspective
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    SingPost

    Alibaba Pumps More Investment In SingPost

    Technology giant Alibaba Group Holding (Alibaba), plans to increase its stake in Singapore Post (SingPost).

  • 09 July 2015
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    HK Market; What We Are Cautious Of

    Sluggish tourist spending and lacklustre demand externally have dragged Hong Kong’s economy down.

  • 08 July 2015
  • Perspective
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    Q&M’s China Acquisitions Momentum In Good Stead

    The 60 percent subsidiary of Q&M Dental Group (Q&M), Aoxin, has proposed a 60 percent acquisition stake in Panjin Jinsai Dental Clinic (PJDC).

  • 07 July 2015
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    Greece Now Joins The Ranks Of Zimbabwe

    Greece. The “G” word that everyone in the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is currently showing disdain to.

  • 03 July 2015
  • Singapore Market Commentary
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    Glu Mobile, The Company That Tencent Holdings Bought Into

    On 30 April 2015, Tencent acquired 14.6 percent stake in Glu Mobile (Glu), for US$126 million, representing some US$6 per share.

  • 02 July 2015
  • Corporate Digest
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    Comfort Delgro Locks Horns With GrabTaxi And Uber

    First, GrabTaxi came into the picture last year to compete against taxi operators for taxi booking income, while Uber stepped into the frame to provide an alternative to taking taxis.

  • 30 June 2015
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    Capitaland

    CapitaLand Trades At Discount To Historical Book Value

    Activity levels have however started picking up in the physical property market after the pricing normalisation seen in this sector over the past year.

  • 26 June 2015
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    SingPost

    Singapore Post’s Focus To Diversify

    Singapore Post (SingPost) has entered into a sale and purchase agreement with Jing King Tech Solutions to dispose its 90 percent stake in DataPost for approximately $39.3 million.

  • 22 June 2015
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    Mr Lim Hua Min, Executive Chairman of PhillipCapital

    PhillipCapital: 40 Years And Standing Strong

    It is easy to overlook success, especially when you look at a well-known brand only at face value. PhillipCapital is not a stranger to retail investors. In the market place, its name is largely endorsed.

  • 19 June 2015
  • In the Spotlight
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    Janet Yellen

    Dovish Sentiment Of The Fed Not Dovish Enough

    Momentum for trading improved after the Fed cut its GDP forecast for the second time in a row, on 17/6/2015, which suggested that US economic growth is still less than expected.

  • 19 June 2015
  • Singapore Market Commentary
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    2015’s Stock Market Chess Play In Session, Where To Go From Here

    It’s not difficult to be caught up in the midst of the run that everyone’s talking about. The stock market, especially in Asia, is heating up. And oh, the key word to that? China.

  • 05 June 2015
  • Perspective, Shares Investment Conference
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    China Stocks Rise

    The Chinese Bubble Fiasco, When “Expensive” Doesn’t Batter Eyelids

    In case you have missed the noise or volume seen in stocks listed on the Shenzhen Exchange, boy do I have to tell you, what expensive really could mean.

  • 05 June 2015
  • Singapore Market Commentary
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    The Hong Kong Roller Coaster Ride; $19b Lost In 1 Day

    I know. It’s the hottest thing right now. How can you not be in the know of how undervalued or how much money is flooding into the Hong Kong market right now yes?

  • 22 May 2015
  • Singapore Market Commentary
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    CEW-Water

    3 Reasons Why China Everbright Water Is On Our Radar Screen

    Previously known as HanKore, CEW was formed after the injection of all of its water assets into HanKore in the RTO by China Everbright International. We visited its site in China and were impressed by the utilisation of the assets.

  • 13 May 2015
  • Corporate Digest
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    UG healthcare

    3 Must Knows About UG Healthcare

    UG Healthcare (UG) is an established glove maker that is based in Malaysia. The company derives bulk of its revenue from the production of latex and nitrile examination gloves.

  • 12 May 2015
  • Corporate Digest
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    Earnings Season In Full Swing, Which Side Is The Market On?

    With the earnings season in full swing, it is not difficult to see market reaction, almost instantaneously if big players report good profit runs.

  • 08 May 2015
  • Singapore Market Commentary
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    Pharmaniaga

    3 Reasons Why You Should Like Pharmaniaga

    We have covered Pharmaceutical plays before. This week, we look at one that is one of the largest integrated local healthcare companies in Malaysia; Pharmaniaga.

  • 05 May 2015
  • Bursa Malaysia, Corporate Digest
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    rexlot

    REXLot Holdings, Profit Warning Scares Provide Great Opportunities For Onlookers

    We previously covered REXLot (stock quote, HK : 0555) in December 2014. In fact it was one of our stock picks for 2015, and it still is. We see the current situation (profit warning issued) to be a one time off event and think potential for this stock is still strong.

  • 24 April 2015
  • Corporate Digest
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    hke

    14% Gain In 8 Days, Trading Volume On Steroids In Hong Kong

    Interest from mainland-based investors have been behemoth since Chinese mutual funds were granted approval to invest in Hong Kong stocks via the Shanghai-Hong Kong connect scheme (SHSC).

  • 15 April 2015
  • Perspective
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    5 Top Reasons Why Koh Brothers Is Worth A Look

    To last in the construction and property playing field, a company needs to be able to weather tough times, unfavourable policies, and yes, produce strong track records. Koh Brothers have done all these successfully.

  • 10 April 2015
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    2 Main Reasons Why Sinotel Shareholders Should Accept Privatisation Offer

    Ever bought a stock that was in the middle of a privatisation offer process?

  • 09 April 2015
  • Corporate Digest
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    3 Reasons Why AirAsia Still Has Room To Fly

    The past 2 years have been a nightmare for the airlines industry. This has prompted severe changes in how the aviation world works in terms of reviewing of airlines’ safety protocol, and much more safety compliances to be adhered to. To make things worse, we have just seen the tragedy of the Lufthansa crash in [...]

  • 07 April 2015
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    Keppel Land’s Privatisation Drama, Who’s Speculated Next For Privatisation?

    Keppel Corp, the blue chip that many Singaporean knows, has failed to hit compulsory acquisition threshold for the privatisation bid of Keppel Land. What other stocks are possible privatisation plays?

  • 02 April 2015
  • Perspective
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    Tempted By The 1.5 Year Low Of Noble’s Share Price?

    Noble is now trading at a ridiculously low price not seen in 1.5 years following the reports controversy issued by Iceberg Research. Is it really cheap, or for a reason?

  • 19 March 2015
  • Corporate Digest
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    More Than 35% Market Share In Malaysia; Revealing The OldTown Magic

    OldTown is currently in our crosshairs as we see it ranking the highest in terms of ROE against Berjaya Food and Super Group. Oh and did we mention about its more than 35% market share strength?

  • 10 March 2015
  • Bursa Malaysia, Malaysia Corporate Digest
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    Post Chinese New Year Market, Budget 2015 In Play

    While most of us were away celebrating Chinese New Year in between bites of barbequed pork and the delightfully deceiving pineapple tarts, the market was actually prepping itself for the second round of results release. Oh, and the budget release. Released on 23 February, Budget 2015 took a focal point after the long Chinese New [...]

  • 27 February 2015
  • Singapore Market Commentary
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    Identifying Moats Like Warren Buffett (Part 1)

    The legend behind value investing is well-known for identifying great companies from mediocre ones. This, is done through the identification of moats when you analyse companies.

  • 11 February 2015
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    Growing With The Market Giant; 7-Eleven Malaysia Holdings

    Operating within the standalone convenience store segment of the broader retail sector, 7-11 commands more than 80 percent market share in Malaysia

  • 10 February 2015
  • Bursa Malaysia, Malaysia Corporate Digest
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    In The Name Of Volatility And Board Lot Size Change

    Volatility was the key word we saw in trading sessions in Western bourses over the past few days. Despite witnessing rough trading sessions over 19 Jan-15 to 21 Jan-15, the US stock market still eked out 4 consecutive winning sessions. Controversial happenings that got our attention were Standard & Poor’s suspension from rating bonds for [...]

  • 23 January 2015
  • Singapore Market Commentary
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    nestle_produkt

    Nestle: 4 Main Reasons Why it Will Be Still Be A Value Stock

    What do you say to a company that has 40% market share, has a consistent 60% and above ROE, and a dividend increase of some 143% from 2007 to 2013? We say we want to look at it. Now.

  • 13 January 2015
  • Bursa Malaysia, Malaysia Corporate Digest
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    A view of the exterior of the Resorts World Sentosa development on Singapore's Sentosa Island

    Tug-Of-Fools: Genting Singapore

    Welcome to the collaboration between Shares Investment and Motley Fool Singapore where two opposing analysts will present their case about a side of a specific stock. Together with Motley Fool Singapore, we believe in making informed decision choices, when it comes to your investments. The key objective of a two-side argument is to present you [...]

  • 12 January 2015
  • Corporate Digest
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    Tug-of-Fools: Genting – The Bear Argument

    Genting, the darling stock that everyone looks at…or not? The stock has dropped approximately 32% since 2014. Its largest revenue driver has been slowing, and before you think it’s really cheap, look at why the market has punished it so badly.

  • 07 January 2015
  • Corporate Digest
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    KAREX BERHAD / PONTIAN

    21.6% Upside Potential For Karex Not Impossible

    When there’s a chance to look at the world’s largest condom manufacturer with a market share of some 10 percent globally at a reasonable price, we definitely pay attention. That’s why it is our 2nd stock we’ve picked for 2015. Have a closer look at this super strong stock with extremely hard moats. #SharesInvestmentStockPicks2015

  • 16 December 2014
  • Bursa Malaysia, Corporate Digest, Malaysia Corporate Digest
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    3 Investment Nuggets On Bonia Corp

    Did you know Braun Buffel is owned by Bonia too? This quality leather goods maker has taken a hit of more than 40% in share price this year. Fundamentals still look very strong to us. Find out why we think this leather goods maker is here to stay.

  • 09 December 2014
  • Bursa Malaysia, Malaysia Corporate Digest
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    Chinese-Main

    5 Investment Points To Note On China Maple Leaf Educational Systems IPO

    While looking across the highly talked about Shanghai-Hong Kong connect. We identified a company that is poised to ride on the macro outlook of the education industry, and the rising income of the middle class in China. Oh, and did we mention that it’s the largest player in the international school market in China? Read on to see the killer investment takeaways.

  • 28 November 2014
  • Corporate Digest
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    Hong Kong Shanghai Connect, Our Top Picks And Gains

    After much anticipation, the Hong Kong Shanghai Connect (HKSC) finally kicked off officially on 17 November. 3 out of 5 of the companies that we selected prior to this commencement have clocked gains between 8% – 23%. Find out which ones they are and why we’re still singing good graces about them.

  • 20 November 2014
  • Corporate Digest
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    Nam Cheong Beats Street’s Earnings Estimates, Yangzijiang Shows Potential

    The earnings season for the third quarter is now in full swing, and with one more quarter left to run, we take a look at two companies that are on its way to meet estimate figures for FY14E.

  • 12 November 2014
  • Corporate Digest
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    2 Stocks That Dropped 20% in Less Than 2 Weeks

    The earnings season just started, and within the span of less than 2 weeks, we’ve seen 2 companies getting their stock price punished by the market. Big question is, do they still have value in them?

  • 05 November 2014
  • Corporate Digest
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    Twitter

    Twitter’s Share Price Tumbled 12% After Earnings Release; Over-Reaction?

    After its 3Q14 earnings release, Twitter took a price beating of 10 percent to US$43.78 and continued to fall some 2.08 percent to US$42.87 after hours. Does this then present an opportunity to pick up this blue bird?

  • 29 October 2014
  • Corporate Digest
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    4 Investment Takeaways From SIC 2014

    As retail investors, it is hard not to be rattled by the market forces and other negative catalysts in play. With the myriad of events happening lately, markets have tanked, but should you panic?

  • 23 October 2014
  • In the Spotlight
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    “3 Investment Takeaways You Need To Know About IPS Securex”

    Ever tried putting a price on security? Just look at world media around you and think again if governments and commercial players will hesitate to scrimp on such costs.Which stock provides such exposure then?

  • 17 October 2014
  • Corporate Digest
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    3 Things To Know About Chiwayland

    China’s property market continues to be bigger than we ever imagined, and we took a look at a chinese developer that just got listed recently via a reverse takeover.

  • 07 October 2014
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    20% Upside Potential Not Difficult For Lee’s Pharma

    We have been sniffing around for potential plays worth your money in Hong Kong. One that stood out in terms of value, and financial strength reflects a potential upside of 20%. What stock is it?

  • 25 September 2014
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    3 Things I Like About Spackman Entertainment Group

    Comparing Spackman’s listed price of $0.26 to that of now (time of writing) $0.355, this represents a 36.5 percent increase. What’re the unique points of this Korean firm listed on SGX?

  • 10 September 2014
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    Accordia Golf Trust – Unlocking Its True Value Correctly

    As we move on to the trust’s financials, most investors would immediately proceed to calculate its gearing ratio, but are you doing it correctly?

  • 05 September 2014
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    Accordia Golf Trust – Why You Should Not Miss A Potential Win

    A greatly misunderstood stock listed less than 2 months ago saw its stock dipping as low as 20.6%. We calculated things correctly and saw the value. Time for you to learn the real value of this stock.

  • 05 September 2014
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    Largest Jewellery Retailer In HK, Macau, China – Chow Tai Fook

    We’ve been expanding our investment radar, and it is of no surprise that we are onto Hong Kong, especially with all the buzz of the Shanghai Hong Kong connect. But where shall we start?

  • 14 August 2014
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    3 Key Takeaways On Accordia Golf Trust IPO

    Ever thought of what it’s like to own golf courses? We know how investors like business trusts and REITs, and we dug deep into Accordia Golf Trust.

  • 01 August 2014
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    3 Things I Like About The Hour Glass

    I once heard, the harder it is to pronounce a watch’s name, the heftier the price tag, (e.g Parmigiani Fleurier). Do you know the company carrying this brand, and how stellar its performance has been?

  • 08 July 2014
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    SMJ International Holdings IPO: Here’s What You Need To Know

    There’s a market for everything. Carpets, although not as easy to identify as compared to other markets that involves consumables, can be a profitable one too. We take a look at an IPO play that will list on 30th June 2014.

  • 27 June 2014
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    Top 3 Things To Like About Challenger

    Challenger, the IT retail player that has caught our eyes as it proves its expansion is solid, with the numbers backing it. Worth a look?

  • 19 June 2014
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    Melco Crown Casino Is The One To Watch In Macau

    Macau’s gaming scene is one of the hottest in the world and could even put Las Vegas’ gaming scene to shame. One player you must watch is Melco Crown Casino.

  • 13 June 2014
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    Malaysian Airlines, Boleh Or Tak Boleh?

    Ever since the disappearance of MH370, looming doubts on the continuity of Malaysian Airlines have constantly been on the minds of most people looking at the stock price.

  • 03 June 2014
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    Don’t Write Off Kencana Agri Just Yet

    Many of us look for performance metrics in companies before thinking whether or not it’s cheap or expensive. What if there are other metrics you’ve missed for Kencana Agri?

  • 22 May 2014
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    OSIM Proves To Be More Than Just About Massage Chairs

    Having recorded 21 straight quarters of profit growth, and the recent 70% stake in TWG, OSIM looks set to enjoy even further growth. What’s in play for OSIM?

  • 08 May 2014
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    Tug-Of-Fools: Cordlife Group

    In this issue’s tug of fools, we present you the analytical face off on Cordlife Group, Singapore’s largest private cord blood bank.

  • 02 May 2014
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    Tug-Of-Fools : Cordlife Group – The Bull Argument

    Warren Buffett loves companies with good sustainable inflow of cash, low debt, and a business that can grow. I check all three of these in the value list when I stumbled upon Cordlife.

  • 30 April 2014
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    MapleTree Commercial Trust : Poised For Sustained Performance

    It isn’t pure coincidence for you to see multiple buildings plastered with Mapletree’s logo as you travel along the stretch of road from Vivo City to Pasir Panjang. This, is good strategy in play.

  • 23 April 2014
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    BreadTalk: Valuable But Expensive At Current Price

    It’s innovative, and it knows how to capture our demanding palate. This pork floss giant has seen its stock price increase quite a fair bit recently, and we dig deep to find the value it’s packing in its buns.

  • 11 April 2014
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    Walt Disney: Why You Shouldn’t “Let It Go”

    After the acquisition of Marvel, we have seen hot franchises by Walt Disney that topped box office sales. Taking a closer look at its business and numbers, let us tell you why you shouldn’t “Let Walt Disney Go”.

  • 09 April 2014
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    Why It’s Hard To Ignore Genting Singapore

    Genting has seen its stock price go through roller coaster type movements, where it was recently seen trading near the region of the low of 2013 ($1.29. Ever wondered if its stock price movements are justified?

  • 03 April 2014
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    Wilmar, To Buy Or Not To Buy

    Some stocks depend on the economy, and for some stocks, the weather is a critical catalyst. Wilmar has seen its stock price stage a good run up since February this year, are there any real value in this company?

  • 02 April 2014
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    Why CapitaLand Should Remain On Your Radar

    This giant commands a massive network of residential properties, malls, and is trading at a good discount to its Net Asset Value. Are you looking correctly at the potential value of this stock?

  • 01 April 2014
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    Can Yahoo’s Shareholders Benefit From Alibaba’s IPO?

    With Alibaba’s IPO intent confirmed, Yahoo, which owns 24 percent stake in Alibaba, will need to sell approximately half of its stake in Alibaba come IPO, but what will it do with the huge proceeds?

  • 20 March 2014
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    Slower Growth And Weak Data From China Puts Dampener On Markets

    Despite the better than expected data that came in from the US, where we saw US retail sales figures beating estimates, and weekly jobless claims falling to their lowest levels in four months, weak data that came out from China, has effectively weighed in on gains we’ve seen in the markets.

  • 14 March 2014
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    Learning Points From Buffett’s Recent Letter To Shareholders

    The Oracle of Omaha, Warren Buffett, has recently, in his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway’s shareholders, shared insights, which I think are good learning doctrines for anyone investing in stocks.

  • 13 March 2014
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    Want A Fund With Good Returns? Get A Good Fund Manager

    One of the most famous investment tenets of Warren Buffett, the investment sage in the market with consistent returns, is none other than that of management.

  • 07 March 2014
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    STI Dips… Chance To Grab Frasers Centrepoint And Raffles Medical?

    The STI has been in the red for the past few days. However, dips present opportunities to those who know where to find it.

  • 26 February 2014
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    Budget 2014, What It Means For Some Companies

    Although the Budget sets forth perks that are attractive to SMEs, I see two points that could serve as headwinds to some listed players.

  • 24 February 2014
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    Why You Should Consider CFDs As One Of Your Investment Strategies

    We have seen volatility happening over the past few months. What if there’s a way to actively protect ride on this negativity and protect your current positions at the same time?

  • 21 February 2014
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    Shopping For Catalysts In Sheng Siong And UOB

    The STI has slowly been edging up in the last few days but with no real conviction or promise. Trading volumes have been low as traders shake off CNY celebrations and look for themes for the year ahead.

  • 12 February 2014
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    Tug-Of-Fools : SingTel – The Bear Argument

    In our bid to present you with a two-side argument for you to weigh the potential risks and rewards in a more objective way, Motley Fool Singapore and Shares Investment have come together to have two opposing analysts from each side to present their case.

  • 07 February 2014
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    STI Pulls Quick Relief Effort, All Eyes Still On Job Data

    We are in the middle of the slew of earnings releases, and defensive stocks like SIA Engineering and Singapore Post have both released their earnings results, where both saw and felt the impact of higher operating expenses.

  • 07 February 2014
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    STI Breaks 3,000; Corporate Earnings In Full Swing

    The Straits Times Index greeted the market after the lunar New Year by breaking below 3,000. The Nikkei 225 was drenched in a pool of red as well.

  • 03 February 2014
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    Apple – Still Packing A Punch

    Analysts tracking Apple have reaffirmed the positivity of the China Mobile deal, and many have also raised their price targets to above US$600.

  • 25 December 2013
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    Investors’ Corner (Courts Asia, Jason Marine Group, CapitaLand, Keppel Corporation)

    We expect operating Court Asia’s margins, which are already down significantly year-to-date, to slip even further as it is unable to pass on most of the impending cost pressures.

  • 05 December 2013
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    Twitter IPO: Things To Know Before You Follow

    Twitter’s share was initially priced at a range of $17-$20 but has been upped to $23-$25. Last we heard, the price of Twitter’s share has been priced at $26 apiece.

  • 07 November 2013
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    3rd Quarter Stock Picks: In House Selections

    For the fourth quarter of 2013, we are making one change to our in house line-up. Find out which stock we switched as well as the catalysts behind our selections.

  • 25 October 2013
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    3rd Quarter Stock Picks: Experts’ Picks

    In the previous quarter, we featured investment experts, Collin Seow and Willie Tan like for 2013. We bring you their reviews, and what’s changed.

  • 25 October 2013
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    2013 Stock Picks: 3rd Quarter Drilldown

    Most stocks saw a very volatile season as we witnessed the adjourning of the scraping off of QE, what’s happening to the stocks we picked last quarter, and how did they fare?

  • 25 October 2013
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    Chasen Holdings: Will You Buy It?

    Chasen Holdings got more than 50 percent taken off its share price yesterday. Is this a good steal?

  • 17 October 2013
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    Shares Investment Conference 2013: “We Are Way Due For A Correction!”

    We know it’s hard to know what to invest in, and of course, we know that it’s even harder to know when, to invest.

  • 11 October 2013
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    Singapore Kitchen Equipment: What’s Really Cooking

    Not too long ago, Singapore Kitchen Equipment launched its initial public offering (IPO). Priced at $0.20 each, the offer was 5.6 times subscribed.

  • 05 September 2013
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    Market Red Flags Around The World That You Should Know

    What is the real state of the market really? I mean, without all the Quantitative Easing nonsense. What red flags are there that should be on your radar?

  • 16 August 2013
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    Underperform: SMRT And CDL Hospitality Trust (updated)

    This week, the analysts’ focus have been concentrated on two stocks, SMRT Corporation & CDL Hospitality Trust, which have performed below estimates from the street. Are there any Tradeable opportunities that may have surfaced with the stocks’ underperformance? Let’s take a closer look.

  • 02 August 2013
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    SIA Engineering & Sheng Siong Group: Trading On Defense

    As uncertainties fill the market, many investors are turning to defensive plays as seemingly “safe havens”. For the Tradeable Idea of the week, we will feature SIA Engineering and Sheng Siong Group, which both fits the characteristics mentioned above, and a stock call from Collin Seow on a defensive company.

  • 25 July 2013
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    Can 2Q13’s Earnings Season Help Lift The Markets?

    So, where are we exactly? I mean, we have been looking at wild swings these past couple of weeks across markets. This was made even more apparent with the strong statement conveyed by the Federal Reserve pertaining its reluctance of more asset purchases unless it deems the economy bad enough for it to do so and intervene with such action, famously known as quantitative easing.

  • 12 July 2013
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    Why You Should Join Us Online

    Imagine accessing financial data, price targets that brokers are issuing and the important investment news affecting global markets, by just a simple click.

  • 02 July 2013
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    Healthcare In Singapore: Hazy Or Healthy?

    Medtecs International Corporation, a manufacturer of medical consumables (including N95 masks), saw a surge in buying activities. The firm’s share price gained a massive 51.7 percent from $0.06 on 14 June to $0.091 on 21 June

  • 28 June 2013
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    Sell In May And Go Away: Keep Or Ditch?

    The month of May has seen a bullish trend across the globe. Led by the groundbreaking US market, regional markets began the dreaded month with much vigor. The question then arises, should you sit tight or bail on your equity holdings?

  • 17 May 2013
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    SI’s Delicate Picks: First Quarter 2013 Review

    Outperformance – that was what all three SI picks have in common. What are the reasons behind and what factors should investors look out for going forward?

  • 03 May 2013
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    Sell Offs In Gold, China’s Slowing Growth, Markets Remain Wary

    What goes up must come down. Since March, we’ve been seeing gold prices taking a hit, this was given yet another kick on 10 April, when a European Commission report showed that Cyprus might be forced to sell bullion reserves to raise money for its bailout.

  • 19 April 2013
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    Breakdown: Mixed Basket Of Thoughts For Suntec REIT

    If you think office rentals are poised to always see upside momentum in the ever bustling city of Singapore, you might want to think about that again.

  • 16 April 2013
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    Swissco’s Upstream Move Towards Oil Rigs; Potential Opportunities Await

    Backed by robust performance in FY12, Swissco took a step into the future by venturing upstream to diversify its business, leading its share price to move to a year high of $0.305 after a relative dormant 2012.

  • 05 April 2013
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    Let’s Talk About Currencies-With Kathy Lien

    “I think that equity traders need to be a little cautious about the equity market. Yes we had a massive rally lately and it’s attractive to many right now, but I think it’s important for investors to take a step back and to pay attention to the economic fundamentals be it the US, Singapore or Australia.”-Kathy

  • 22 March 2013
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    Editorial Desk

    Although markets have seen its fair share of sliding after the fear of a levy imposition on Cyprus’s banks rattled market sentiment and brought back fears of the Eurozone drama, Asia markets were seen rebounding upon recognising that Cyprus only contributes to a small percentage to the Eurozone economy

  • 22 March 2013
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    The Showdown Between Big Cap IPOs And Small Cap IPOs

    It is hard not to feel a little disappointed when you see your account credited in full with the amount you’ve initially paid up for the MapleTree Greater China Commercial Trust IPO.

  • 11 March 2013
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    Bumitama Agri Reports FY12 Results

    Crude palm oil (CPO) and palm kernel (PK) producer Bumitama Agri (Bumitama), has released their FY12 earnings results. Despite the lower CPO prices, which has an impact on overall margins across palm producing players in the market, Bumitama has managed to turn in a 25.7 percent increase in revenue to IDR 3,525,546 million, and a 3.4 percent increase in earnings to IDR 787,896 million for FY12.

  • 27 February 2013
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    Headliners (CapitaLand, Koh Brothers, Ezion, Singtel)

    CapitaLand Malaysia, the wholly-owned subsidiary of CapitaLand announced that it has entered a joint venture (JV) with Iskandar Waterfront and Temasek to acquire and develop parcels of land in Danga Bay, located in one of the 5 flagship zones in Johor’s Iskandar Malaysia.

  • 22 February 2013
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    Markets Mostly In The Green For The Month Of January

    It seems like the movement of markets in January has been in anticipation of the earnings reporting season. Positive moves have been apparent of large across the global markets.

  • 01 February 2013
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    (A-HTrust, Boustead, Noble, SMRT)

    Ascendas Hospitality Trust’s (A-HTrust) 3Q13 results ended 31 Dec-12 beat its earnings forecast for a second consecutive quarter. It reported a distributable income of $12.5m (3.6% higher than forecast) on the back of $17.1m in net property income (4.1% higher than forecast).

  • 01 February 2013
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    Top 5 Investment Mistakes Which You Can Avoid

    There’s nothing more frustrating than making mistakes which are hurtful to your pockets, which you could have easily avoided in the first place. I mean, sure, the market is always filled with pitfalls, but like the many others that have fallen face flat in front of you, the least you can do is not to be blindly led.

  • 16 January 2013
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    Commodities: Once Bitten, Twice Shy?

    It is no surprise that the commodities sector saw blood in 2012, in terms of valuation, this sector is trading at a historical low. Notable earnings’ shockers hit the market, and double digit slips in share prices can be seen in big counters such as Wilmar International (Wilmar) and Olam International (Olam).

  • 16 January 2013
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    2013, A Possible New Year For Genting Singapore?

    A market darling of many in the past, Genting Singapore PLC (GS) has seen its share price take a hit in 2012.

  • 16 January 2013
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    Budget Delay Until January Seen Aiding Both Parties In Congress

    Fiscal Cliff Deal Pumps Global Markets With Confidence

    2013 was ushered in with a bang as the fiscal cliff was averted at the eleventh hour as Congress agreed to a series of tax hikes that will allow the US to avoid fiscal catastrophe that would have come with steeper increases and sharp spending cuts.

  • 04 January 2013
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    SI Portfolio Beats The STI For The Fourth Consecutive Quarter

    SI Portfolio Beats The STI For The Fourth Consecutive Quarter; Up 43.5% YoY

    We have seen many things happen in 2012 from the re-election of President Obama, the Eurozone debt crisis that is continuing to weigh its negative influence on markets to China’s slowdown.

  • 04 January 2013
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    Singapore Daily Bulletin – 24/12/12

    Rowsley, an investment firm controlled by billionaire Peter Lim, looks set for a transformation to become a real estate player after the announcement of two deals worth up to $581 million if it chooses to divest its current holdings.

  • 24 December 2012
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    Courts Asia Moves Its Chess Pieces Strategically

    Listed barely a month ago, Courts saw overwhelming demand for its initial public offering, which was 24.4 times subscribed.

  • 09 November 2012
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    Trading Insights From Three-Time Winner Of World Cup Trading Championships

    In an attempt to pick the brain of a trader who won the World Cup Trading Championship three times in a row, Shares Investment has done an email interview with Andrea Unger, to bring you an insight to how he sees the trading world.

  • 31 October 2012
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    What If Insurance Products Can Be Simplified For You And Me?

    As everyone needs to protect themselves and their family with at least an insurance plan at some point in life, wouldn’t it be brilliant if this important purchase is “simple, made honest, and made different?”

  • 30 October 2012
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    SIC 2012 Concludes With A Big Bang

    Timing is a powerful determinant. And it could not have been better with the announcement of another wave of quantitative easing taking place right before the Shares Investment Conference 2012 (Chinese).

  • 28 September 2012
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    SIC 2012 (English) A Roaring Success

    If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.

  • 14 September 2012
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    Navigating Through The IPO Game

    If being in the stock market is like playing a snooker game, we have about a few more months before sinking the final ball in December.

  • 31 August 2012
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    The Heavyweights For The Shares Investment Conference 2012

    Volatile. The word that’s all too familiar these past couple of months as we see markets, continuously taunted by the Eurozone drama, US’ ailing economy, and China’s slowdown.

  • 19 August 2012
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    Mastering The Trading Game With Mike Bellafiore

    As one learns from watching the highly anticipated 100-metre event at the Olympic Games 2012, it is that anything can take place within 10 seconds.

  • 17 August 2012
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    Rotary Engineering Posts Profit Of $4.2m For 1H12, Margins Strained By SATORP

    In the first half ended 30 June 2012, Rotary Engineering posted a profit figure of $4.2 million, a 73 percent dip compared to its 1H11 earnings.

  • 08 August 2012
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    Jim Rogers’ Take On The Investment Arena

    Everything is so volatile again, you say. Or, how on earth is anyone supposed to invest objectively given the uncertainty looming all over us right now?

  • 06 August 2012
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    The Big Apple Falls From The Tree Due To Missed Expectations

    The mighty Apple missed the juicy bite expected by analysts. It reported a 20.7 percent increase in its 3Q12 net income at US$8.8 billion, or US$9.32 per share, while analysts expected a US$10.37 earnings per share instead.

  • 25 July 2012
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    Investment Mastery: Master It With Marcus De Maria

    Surprised that we are still harping on the Eurozone crisis? Or are you thinking out loud, when will there ever be a time where the markets are not that volatile

  • 23 July 2012
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    SI Tops STI Heading Into Second Half

    The half-time whistle has gone! As both sides head to the locker rooms for their individual pep talks, the score-line reads 2-0!

  • 06 July 2012
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    Nam Cheong Awarded Letter Of Intent Worth Approximately US$130m

    Nam Cheong has announced today that it has been awarded a letter of intent (LOI) from Bumi Armada Navigation (BAN) for the sale of four Multi-Purpose Platform Supply Vessels (MPSVs).

  • 21 June 2012
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    Myanmar: The Land Of Promises?

    To many, Myanmar is currently a blank canvas, waiting to be filled with strokes and colours. Opportunities for strokes of new roads, train lines, sea ports, real estate and colours of telecommunication continue to be open to onlookers and investors.

  • 08 June 2012
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    Olam’s Score Card- 2 Buy 2 Hold (Draw)

    I know. You probably raised an eyebrow in discreet when you saw the name Olam, but before you rain on its parade due to the recent beatings it’s taking from the cotton market (which we have covered here(http://www.sharesinv.com/articles/2012/05/25/olam-outlook-sapped-by-weak-cotton-market/)), you might want to see it in a sweeter light.

  • 31 May 2012
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    Nam Cheong Reports 81% Rise In 1Q12 Earnings

    Nam Cheong, a Malaysian-based shipbuilding company engaged in the construction and supply of Offshore Supply Vessels (OSVs) used in the offshore exploration and production and oil service industries has reported its 1Q12 results, reflecting an 81 percent surge in earnings on the back of the 145 percent jump in revenue.

  • 25 May 2012
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    Facebook’s IPO Tonight: Will You ‘Like’ It?

    Apple Co-founder Steve Wozniak said “he is ready to buy Facebook shares at any price”, and mentioned that Mark Zuckerburg is a “real acute businessman who mixes technical ability with the vision and corporate acumen of Steve Jobs”.

  • 18 May 2012
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    Singapore: Are We Becoming Too Expensive To Live In?

    Are you surprised if you are paying $5 for a bowl of noodles these days? It is an irrefutable fact that Singapore’s standard of living is rising. Practically everything is rising, and in an estimate of 10 years’ time, will you be shocked to see the same bowl of noodles costing $7 and above?

  • 11 May 2012
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    Rotary Engineering 1Q12 Results, Focus Still On Middle East

    Rotary Engineering (Rotary), leading provider of engineering, procurement, construction and maintenance services to the oil and gas petrochemical industries posted a two percent increase in its 1Q12 revenue of $133.4 million year-on-year. However, profit attributable to shareholders tanked forty-one percent to $3.2 million as compared to 1Q11.

  • 04 May 2012
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    Asia-Pacific Strategic Investments Taps Into Energy Sector Via Reverse Take Over

    Asia-Pacific Strategic Investments (APSI), a leading provider of integrated bereavement care services in the region has taken a strategic leap of faith as it jumps into the energy-hungry industry with both feet. A $568 million contractual sale and purchase agreement with Bright Eagle Enterprises Group Limited (BEEGL), an engineering solutions provider in the power generation industry will bring APSI into a totally different industry.

  • 27 April 2012
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    Keppel Corp, Right On Path For Reasonable Growth

    According to a commodities research report by OCBC, crude oil is expected to take on downward pressure in terms of its price, with supplies pouring in on the back of the releases from US and possible supply releases from France and its allies if the talks between Iran and the west fails. Also, technical indicators are showing a potential downward trend moving forward.

  • 27 April 2012
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    Marco Polo Marine Forays Into Bunkering Logistic Business Via Joint Venture

    Marco Polo Marine (MPM), an integrated marine logistic group has on Monday announced that it has entered into a Joint Venture (JV) agreement with Marine Tankers Holdings (MTH) to forge an equal shareholdings (50:50) JV company in the lion city in a bid to penetrate the bunkering logistic business here in Singapore.

  • 24 April 2012
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    An Inside Look On Securities Borrowing And Lending

    Ever seen a bearish market and felt you should have shorted it but were taken aback by the policy that requires you to buy back the share on the same day? What about earning additional returns while you’re holding onto your stocks?

  • 13 April 2012
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    Did You Catch These Moves?

    2012, the year of hope has seen quite a fair share of signs which point to the positivity investors initially hoped for. Firstly, we have seen the successful bailout of the Greeks, and although scepticism remains despite the lid to contain the euro zone cancer, market sentiments have moved exchanges all over the globe.

  • 13 April 2012
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    F1 Gearing Up Its Singapore IPO Listing?

    So far, we’ve seen two IPOs this year, where both staged astounding double digit percentage gains from their IPO price barely 15 minutes into the market open. The first one is Cordlife Group, cord blood and tissue banking service provider, which rose a whopping 37.4 percent, where the second one was Bumitama Agri, Indonesian palm oil producer, as it opened 34.9 percent over its IPO price. You can read more about Bumitama Agri here (Bulletin link).

  • 12 April 2012
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    Apple: We Are Weapons Hot, Target Above US$1,000, Says Analyst

    Apple made history with the iPod, iPhone and iPad. Now it seems that it’s set forth to take another historic leap of faith as analysts believe Apple’s stock price could hit $1000 within the next 12 months.

  • 04 April 2012
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    Have You Looked At The Disclosures?

    So tell me, what do you look at immediately when you delve into a company’s financial statement (FS)? Profits? Revenue? Growth? You would have probably said yes to all of them. Was it surprising? Not really. It is very common for people to immediately zoom into said areas as it conveys the well being of the firm, whether or not its revenue has fallen, grown, or is it more profitable now. These figures also then translate into ratios, which would then be used for different valuation purposes.

  • 30 March 2012
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    A Possible Re-Rating Of The Healthcare Sector?

    If you missed the Healthcare 2020 Masterplan that was revealed in parliament two weeks ago, the Singapore government has set aside $200 million to fuel additional costs associated with the intention of increasing the remuneration of public sector healthcare workers.

  • 20 March 2012
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    Investors Corner (Genting Singapore PLC, Jardine Cycle & Carriage, UOL Group, Sembcorp Industries)

    The Singapore government said it is reviewing the Casino Control Act and hopes to disclose more details in the 2H12. The review will look into the economic, security and social issues surrounding the two Integrated Resorts (IRs). Government is looking at introducing additional safeguards including expanding 3rd party casino exclusions as well as introducing time limits and spending limits to help those with poor self-control.

  • 02 March 2012
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    Banyan Tree Holds Steady Despite A 92% Plunge In Full-Year Net Profit

    Shares of Banyan Tree Holdings were little changed today from Thursday’s close even as the company’s full-year report card indicated a 92 percent tumble in earnings.

  • 24 February 2012
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    Buying Gold In Singapore? How Does No GST Charges Sound?

    Last year, the prices of gold have soared and have silenced many naysayers when it struck an all-time high of US$1,920 an ounce in September 2011. In addition, gold is still considered the most popular choice of “safe haven asset” among investors in the face of uncertainty.

  • 22 February 2012
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    Epicentre Holdings Up The Ante In The On-going iPhone Wave?

    Raking in a record breaking US$46.3 billion sales revenue and US$13.1 billion net income for the first quarter ended 31 December 2011, Apple has beaten the estimates of analysts by a significant margin.

  • 17 February 2012
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    S i2i Launches ‘Racer’ And ‘Latte’ At Smart Prices

    In order to fuel creativity, you have to think out of the box. This was exactly what S i2i, a leader in the ‘Switch Up’ to Mobile industry did when it chose the notorious Friday the 13th as its launch date for its first smart-feature mobile internet (MI) devices, “Racer” and “Latte” as a form of advertisement, which was shown widely on the home screen of said products.

  • 16 January 2012
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    Boer’s Cash Offer Gives SMB Investors A Chance To Review

    Boer’s cash offer of $0.32 apiece looks to add smiles to SMB’s shareholders. Priced at a premium of 16.4% over SMB’s share price of $0.275 on 28 October and a 9.2% premium to SMB’s net asset value as at 30 June, this might represent an exit opportunity for SMB’s stakeholders.

  • 02 December 2011
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    The European Titanic: A Sinking Dream?

    Once a universalist dream to encourage interstate dependency, the dream had tried to fix the weaker currencies inflexibly to the stronger ones thus distorting the health of component economies and consequently restrict policy-making decisions, contributing to the ongoing crisis.

  • 18 November 2011
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    Italy Government Bond Yields Spike Past 7%, Markets Worldwide Catch The Bond Fire

    Hot, very hot. It’s almost like Rome was burning again. Kick starting the wildfire that’s seen spreading across markets setting them ablaze with a coat of red today was none other than Italy, where Italian government bonds spiked past the danger level of 7% overnight.

  • 10 November 2011
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    Asia: Setting A New Tone In The Luxury Retail Industry

    It is not unfamiliar to hear that Asia is going to be the next big force that drives economic spending worldwide.

  • 04 November 2011
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    Markets Trade In The Red Before G20 Meet

    Difficulties in gauging the outcome if Greece rejects the bailout is creating a major overkill, as a rejection would immediately bankrupt Greece, leading them to default immediately, spilling more blood on the already stained Eurozone.

  • 03 November 2011
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    Markets Continue To Wait For Eurozone Decision, Again

    If you were contemplating on why were there so many delays pertaining to the decision which was supposed to be made by European leaders on 23 October, Sunday that was postponed to 26 October, Wednesday instead, you are not alone.

  • 24 October 2011
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    Will 3Q Earnings Eclipse Eurozone Fears?

    Try plugging in to Bloomberg live TV, and if you find it odd to keep hearing Eurozone this, Eurozone that, don’t worry. You are normal.

  • 12 October 2011
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    Crude Palm Oil: The Liquid Gold You Should Know About

    Other than Europe, strong demand in biodiesel is also expected to be seen in countries like Coloumbia, India, South Korea and Turkey, which will fuel the industry’s growth as more and more countries try to reduce their reliance on fossil fuels.

  • 07 October 2011
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    The New Era Of Tech Stocks : Social Media

    In my time, when I was asked what an apple was, I would’ve naturally thought of the fruit that kept the doctor away which teachers harped about all day long. Try telling that to an eight year old now.

  • 16 September 2011
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    French Banks Downgrade By Moody’s Throws Overall Markets In Moodswings

    Downgrades. The word that is seemingly overused right now in the fragile economy we are struggling with. Moody’s Investors Service has in its Japan downgrade aftermath unleashed another round of downgrade, this time on the French banks, resulting in heavy blows to the already battered European markets.

  • 14 September 2011
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    August Fears Sparking Negativity For September’s Outlook?

    As we tread into the month of September, it is hard not to look back at how markets worldwide suffered in August.

  • 09 September 2011
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    The Morning Trade After Jackson Hole

    “Developments this summer have indicated we are in dangerous new phase. The stakes are clear, we risk seeing a fragile recovery derailed, so we should act now.”

  • 29 August 2011
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    S i2i: Leading The Switch Revolution To A Digital Lifestyle

    With the world embracing a digitally connected lifestyle, we have officially moved into the era of a new kind of internet, Mobile Internet.

  • 26 August 2011
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    Moody’s Downgrades Japan To Aa3

    Moody’s Investors Service (Moody’s) has cut Japan’s credit rating by one notch to Aa3 on 24 August, Wednesday and said that the outlook for Japan remains stable.

  • 24 August 2011
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    7 Stock Apps You Should Know About

    With SGX trading non-stop since 1 August, it is not surprising that people who cannot be in front of their computers all day are relying more and more on their smart phones. We review 7 stock apps that investors definitely should know about.

  • 11 August 2011
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    U.S. Downgrade Throws Markets Into Negativity Labyrinth

    In the aftermath of the U.S. Downgrade by Standard and Poor’s (S&P), the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) was badly rattled, clearly surpassing the 512 points it lost last Thursday when it shook off another 634.76 points and closed at 10,831.84 on 8 august, Monday.

  • 10 August 2011
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    US Gets Downgraded By S&P To AA-Plus

    The U.S. lost its top-notch credit rating of AAA to AA+ less than 24 hours ago by Standard & Poor’s (S&P). Onlookers and commentators are still trying to find a strong stand as they try to assess the repercussions of said downgrade.

  • 06 August 2011
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    Bargain Hunting With Louis Lee

    Certain stocks which have taken a hit these past few days have inevitably shown up on bargain hunters’ radar. Taking a closer look at the top volume counters, it is hard not to notice the $1.805 price Genting Singapore is trading at currently

  • 26 July 2011
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    Go Go Gold?

    If you’re reading this, you should probably be aware that the yellow metal has once again wowed onlookers worldwide by surpassing its psychological barrier of US$1,600 an ounce for the first time.

  • 20 July 2011
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    Think Environmental: Mining Its Gold Business

    ThinkEnv has grown from exploration to production of gold. In its efforts to achieve congruency, it has proposed to change its name to “LionGold Corp” and will also steer the course of its main activities to the exploration for and exploitation of precious minerals and natural resources. Moving forward with absolute finesse, a team with extensive mining experience has been gathered by ThinkEnv and has been instrumental in helping it settle into said field with ease.

  • 15 July 2011
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    Do We Need QE3?

    We have officially moved into the first week since the Quantitative Easing 2 (QE2) program officially ended on 30 June. QE2, a temporary policy to increase money supply, keep interest rates low and stimulate the economy was implemented last year by the US Federal Reserve (Fed). Its impact on markets has clearly been felt, despite the slew of negative events such as the revisit of Greece’s debt crisis and inflationary pressures worldwide, coupled with Japan’s nuclear crisis, sparked by a massive earthquake.

  • 07 July 2011
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    The Importance Of Cash Flow Analysis

    As we embrace the full influx of financial reports for the earnings season of 1st quarter, it is pertinent to note that besides paying close attention to profit margins and management’s view of the company that you’re looking at, an important piece of the financial report called the “cash flow statement” should be given a closer look as well.

  • 24 May 2011
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    Petra Foods Kicks Off 1Q11 With A Bang

    Petra Foods (Petra), one of the renowned players in the manufacturing and supply of premium cocoa ingredients has on May 11 announced its 1st quarter results ended 31 March 2011, which saw earnings jump 63.8% to US$13.6 million.

  • 20 May 2011
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    Banyan Tree 1Q Earnings Up 36% On Divestment Gains

    Premium luxury resort operator has reported a jump in earnings of 36% to $10 million for its first quarter ended 31 March 2011. The main contributing factor to the increase was the gain on divestment of a development site.

  • 12 May 2011
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    Tired Of Stocks? Try Bonds

    Equities, currencies, unit trusts, gold, silver. All are familiar names in the financial markets of Singapore.

  • 06 May 2011
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    Think Environmental Thinks Big

    The Think Environmental Co (ThinkEnv) had on 22 February 2011 announced the completion of its 70% acquisition of Mornington Offshore Inc (Mornington), which would give ThinkEnv control of gold concessions in the Republic of Mali in Western Africa that are wholly owned by Mornington.

  • 08 April 2011
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    Raffles Medical Remains In The Pink Of Health

    2010 was the year that saw Singapore’s healthcare sector constantly making headlines pertaining to takeovers and acquisitions (Parkway and Thomson Medical).

  • 25 February 2011
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    Budget 2011 : Sharing the $6.6b Surplus Package

    The Singapore government aims to raise incomes by 30% in real terms over this decade by improving productivity of the workforce and strengthening our society.

  • 19 February 2011
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    Yangzijiang Sharpens Competitive Edge With Marine Electrical Systems

    Yangzijiang’s stock price has been climbing upwards since the start of 2010 and was seen testing new grounds with its high of $2.09 on 12 January 2011. The successful listing of its Taiwan Depository Receipts on the Taiwan Stock Exchange on 8 September 2010 has also elevated the company’s presence in Taiwan and China.

  • 07 February 2011
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    Fundamental Analysis Or Technical Analysis?

    If you’re reading this, you’re probably one of the many out there smacked right in the middle of the war between fundamental and technical analysis. This debate has been going on for more than decades and truthfully speaking, it might just carry on further in the years to come.

  • 01 February 2011
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    Black Gold Eyes For US$103 Resistance

    “For better or worse, people tend to focus on these psychological numbers. Taking out an important retracement level that coincides with big psychological resistance is quite bullish and this has generated a buy signal for crude,” said Richard Ross, global technical strategist at Auerbach Grayson in an article from the Wall Street Journal.

  • 29 December 2010
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    HISAKA Takes On 2011 With A Different Game Plan

    I remembered first writing about HISAKA Holdings (HISAKA) when they launched their IPO in 2008. Back then, this company was fully concentrated on providing automatic mechanical solutions. 2 years from its listing, HISAKA has clearly ramped up its artillery for its product line. Initially, my eyebrows were raised when I first heard HISAKA was incorporating the medical and eco friendly range of products into its business some time ago.

  • 17 December 2010
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    Thomson Medical Makes Headlines On Takeover By Peter Lim

    One that made the headlines was none other than Peter Lim, one of Singapore’s richest with a net worth of $1.6 billion. Sasteria Pte Ltd, an investment holding company controlled by Lim made a mandatory cash offer for Thomson on 29 Oct.

  • 02 November 2010
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    Indofood Agri Resources: A Closer Look Into Its Plantation Walls

    In any industry where valuables are concerned, the concept of survival of the fittest always seems to fit in. This is even more so when the industry that we are talking about, concern commodities like Crude Palm Oil (CPO).

  • 08 October 2010
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    Unmasking The True Potential Of OSIM

    Upon hearing the name OSIM, it is a safe bet that eight out of ten people will think of massage chairs.

  • 24 September 2010
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    Boustead Singapore – Impeccable Leverage On Its Four Buoyant Sectors

    Future, a word that opens up new doors to infinite possibilities has been redefined by Boustead Singapore (Boustead). Listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange on 17th October 1975, Boustead is quickly becoming a world leader in its four main respective fields, namely Energy Related Engineering,

  • 09 September 2010
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    Shares Investment: Basking In The Success Of Its 15th Anniversary Milestone

    The adage of good things in life is worth waiting for certainly held true on 14 August 2010. It was the day when Shares Investment celebrated its 15th anniversary and held its first large-scale seminar at the Suntec Convention Centre. Despite the fact that doors were only scheduled to open at 1pm, participants were already seen hanging around the seminar hall at as early as 11am.

  • 27 August 2010
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    Shares Investment: Investing With You Since 1995

    The month of August is one that is filled with celebrations. First, we have our nation’s birthday which saw fireworks and new segments brought onto the National Day performance’s platform. To add to the August celebration joy, Shares Investment will celebrate its 15th anniversary via a half-day investment conference at the Suntec Convention Centre on 14th August 2010.

  • 13 August 2010
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    Moya Dayen – From Wastewater To Blue Oil

    Blue Oil. A common known word for water is slowly gaining the attention of investors worldwide.

  • 30 July 2010
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    What Is Your Perfect Risk Reward Ratio?

    Risk, the word that is highly dreaded and talked about regularly even before the times of wall street. Fret not, this article does not seek to patronise you in any way telling you that there will be no risks in whatever you do, more so for investment decisions.

  • 23 July 2010
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    Root Of The Sub Prime Crisis – The Version For Lunch And Dinner

    Maybe it was the complexity of the explanation itself or that the fact “crisis” was much of a better leverage to manipulate with and all people had to know was that “crisis” equals to “bad”.

  • 19 July 2010
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    First REIT-When Health Meets Wealth

    The adage of “wealth is nothing without health” is crude but true. Before anyone actually decides to part with their dollar, the question of whether it’s a need or a want happens microscopically in our brains.

  • 16 July 2010
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    Midas Takes Dual Listed Stock Throne

    Not too long ago, a poll was done by Shares Investment with regards to a few dual listing stocks which might interest investors. The results might surprise you.

  • 09 July 2010
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    Agricultural Bank Of China Places High Hopes On IPO Outcome

    Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) has expressed yesterday that it is confident about its behemoth IPO launch outcome in an interview with the media after its presentation to its investors.

  • 06 July 2010
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    The Summer After G20

    In between the match between Brazil and Holland, and the shocking disbelief of Italy saying goodbye to the World Cup, the G20 meeting 2 weeks ago seemed to explicitly shout an action, which it is trying to “uphold”.

  • 06 July 2010
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    Otto Marine Sails Robustly In Offshore And Marine Sector

    We’ve all heard big names like Keppel Corp and Sembcorp Marine whenever someone brings up the topic of offshore and marine stocks. Before the epiphany of the Mexican Gulf oil spill incident, the spotlight wasn’t really cast upon the smaller players in the industry.

  • 02 July 2010
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    Yuan’s Valuation – Baggage Or Boost For Equity Markets?

    It’s a benign fact that China’s currency was practically immovable due to its tight pegging policy 2 years back.

  • 25 June 2010
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    The Rules Of CPF Investment

    Central Provident Fund (CPF) is something, which is not a foreign term in the local context.

  • 25 June 2010
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    Asian Investment Conference And Exhibition 2010 Review

    If a person needs a bargain for books, he goes to a book fair. If he needs a car, he goes to a car showroom. For investors’ seeking to understand how the different markets work prior to investing in financial instruments, there’s no better place than the recent investment education fair Asian Investment Conference and Exhibition (AICE) 2010. Besides trying to promote financial literacy among attendees, AICE is also a platform for investors to hear from the experts on the issues affecting their investments.

  • 18 June 2010
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    Oil Spill: Gulf Spillover Effect On The Offshore Sector

    The barrage of latest news updates pertaining to the oil spill incident in the gulf never fails to associate its audiences with the logo of British Petroleum. Considering the massive spillover effect it had in the Gulf, this oil spill incident has become the worst spill in history as it far surpasses the Valdez Spill by Exxon in 1989.

  • 18 June 2010
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    Which Government-Linked Defensive Stock Have You Voted For?

    In issue 381 of Shares Investment, we featured 5 Government-linked defensive stocks. Apart from that, we also did a poll on which of those defensive stocks would people pick on our website.

  • 15 June 2010
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    Prudential Withdraws From Deal To Buy AIG’s Asian Life Insurer

    U.K. insurer Prudential PLC said that it is withdrawing from an agreement to acquire American International Group Inc.’s (AIG) Asian life insurance unit AIA Group Ltd. after failing to renegotiate a lower price for the US$35.5 billion transaction.

  • 07 June 2010
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    Golden Agri-Resources Takes The Volatility Crown

    Crude Palm Oil, also known as CPO in short is a commodity, which is traded on an international basis. It is also what Golden Agri-Resources Ltd (GAR) produces. Being one of the world’s largest privately owned oil plantation companies, GAR boasts an impressive spectrum of muscle to compete on the international arena.

  • 04 June 2010
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    The Truth About Black Gold

    Every action causes a reaction. The reaction crude oil gets from investors is always mixed; mainly derived from the price and volatility it is fetching right now. Crude oil, also known as black gold, is one of the most valuable natural resources of all time. The prime reason for its value is that this natural resource, is almost irreplaceable.

  • 04 June 2010
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    Prudential’s Secondary Listing On The SGX – Were You Listening?

    Prudential, British-based insurance giant has successfully listed its shares on the Singapore Exchange by way of introduction.

  • 25 May 2010
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    Are You A Gold Digger?

    The word that brings about much hype these days in the market apart from “eurozone” is none other than “gold”.

  • 24 May 2010
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    Wheelock Properties Redefines Luxury With Orchard View

    Orchard Road, renowned for its upscale fashion labels, incredibly dense human traffic, and expensive property prices, is home to the most prominent malls of Singapore.

  • 21 May 2010
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    Eurozone – Beyond P.I.G.S. And Debts

    It’s a world of difference between getting ready, and being ready. The same concept applies to that of the plight the Eurozone is in now.

  • 21 May 2010
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