It’s A-ccrual World

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This article “It’s A-ccrual World” by Cai Haoxiang was first published in The Business Times on 04 Aug 2014 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

LOOKING at my monthly Internet and handphone bills one day many years ago, I was stumped when recording them down. For …

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Understanding Reit Structures

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This article “Understanding Reit Structures” by Cai Haoxiang was first published in The Business Times on 24 Feb 2014 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

 Real estate investment trusts are a way for investors to buy slices of large property portfolios, says CAI HAOXIANG
LAST week, we …

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Getting The Hang Of Accruals

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This article “Getting The Hang Of Accruals” by Cai Haoxiang was first published in The Business Times on 04 Aug 2014 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Timing issues over revenue and expense recognition and cash movements underpin accounting,
says CAI HAOXIANG
ACCRUALS are one of the most …

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When To Sell

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This article “When To Sell” by Teh Hooi Ling was first published in The Business Times on 19-20 Jan 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

In a bull phase, investors must decide how long to hold so as not to leave too much on the …

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Mind Cash Flow Sleight-Of-Hand

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This article “Mind Cash Flow Sleight-Of-Hand” by Teh Hooi Ling was first published in The Business Times on 24 Apr 2004 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Useful as cash flow statements are in describing a company’s health, they can give a distorted view. So don’t …

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The Three Measures Of Value

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This article “The Three Measures Of Value” by Teh Hooi Ling was first published in The Business Times on 17 Aug 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Study the balance sheet to see the distinctions between the different methods, suggests an NYU finance professor
MARKET value of equity, …

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A Primer On Stock Valuation

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This article “A Primer On Stock Valuation” by Cai Haoxiang was first published in The Business Times on 08 Jul 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Predicting how much a company is worth is an imprecise science, says CAI HAOXIANG
I AM writing this from 30,000 feet on a …

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Fundamental Analysis And The Fun Part

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This article “Fundamental Analysis And The Fun Part” by Mindy Tan was first published in The Business Times on 30 Apr 2012 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

While ‘mall research’ can help, it can’t replace a detailed analysis of a company to determine the intrinsic …

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