Approach Investing Like Buying Durians

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Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Approach Investing Like Buying Durians” by Arthur Lee was first published in The Business Times on 12 Mar 2016 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Understand just what you’re getting into and examine the ‘fruit’ closely before parting with your money
My newsroom colleague Anita recently wrote “An IPO elsewhere is …

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When Picking Stocks, Keep It Simple

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Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “When Picking Stocks, Keep It Simple” by Gabriel Chen was first published in The Business Times on 11 Jul 2010 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Investing is part science and part art, and going for a business you would like to own works best
A few months ago, …

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Dual-Class Shares – A Must Or A Bust?

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Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Dual-Class Shares – A Must Or A Bust?” by Grace Leong was first published in The Straits Times on 14 Sep 2016 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Retail investors’ rights must be protected as such shares concentrate power in select few
The recent moves by the Singapore Exchange (SGX) towards …

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An Unrelenting Focus On Value

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Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “An Unrelenting Focus On Value” by Jason Low was first published in The Business Times on 13 Aug 2007 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
In this continuing series on the world’s greatest investors, JASON LOW takes a look at the strategies of legendary John Templeton
Dubbed as the …

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Having An Appetite For Restaurant Stocks

Natural form foods. Dairy produce, pastry, wine. Shot in a studio.

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Having An Appetite For Restaurant Stocks” by Cai Hao Xiang was first published in The Business Times on 06 May 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Bite into the right stock and you can have your cake and eat it, reports Cai HaoXiang
Visit any shopping mall in Singapore over …

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Shares Buyback For Listed Companies

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Listed companies buy back the company shares when they feel that the shares are trading at fair value or undervalued. The shares bought back by the companies can be used for the following purposes.
1. Write Off the Company’s Shares
By doing this, the total number of issued and paid …

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The Best Investors Stay Hard-headed

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Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “The Best Investors Stay Hard-headed” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Straits Times on 06 Jul 2014 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
They know how much risk they can handle and their desired returns, plus they have a pretty pile of cash
As an old …

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It Pays To Take That SGX Query Seriously

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Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “It Pays To Take That SGX Query Seriously” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Straits Times on 27 Nov 2016 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Its inquiries over unusual trading activity can help investors avoid nasty surprises
There were some red faces among local analysts last …

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