Know The Risks In Margin Trading

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This article “Know The Risks In Margin Trading” by Aaron Low was first published in The Straits Times (INVEST) on 12 May 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Novices, steer clear of leveraged products; seasoned investors, here are five pointers
Margin trading has become an increasingly popular …

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Figures That Tell A Company’s Story

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This article “Figures That Tell A Company’s Story” by Chen HuiFen was first published in The Business Times on 12 Nov 2007 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

But not necessarily the whole story. CHEN HUIFEN explains what the financial data in an annual report tells …

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Even Out Risks To Grow Nest Egg Faster

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This article “Even Out Risks To Grow Nest Egg Faster” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Straits Times (INVEST) on 22 Jun 2008 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Last month, I shared about how I like to “pay myself first” by having money channelled automatically from …

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Is Rights Issue A No-Win Situation For Investors?

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This article “Is Right Issue A No-Win Situation For Investors?” by Mindy Tan was first published in The Business Times on 03 Oct 2011 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

It depends on whether the investor is looking at it from the profit or control angle, …

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What To Look For Before Risking Your Money

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This article “What To Look For Before Risking Your Money” by Rachel Lin was first published in The Business Times on 08 Aug 2005 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

WHEN it comes to investing, gurus and investment tracts abound. For the uninitiated, there’s no running away …

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Beginner’s Guide To Equities

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This article “Beginner’s Guide To Equities” by Mindy Tan was first published in The Business Times on 25 Apr 2011 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Knowing the basics of equities is essential to finding order amid the market madness, reports MINDY TAN
“A blindfolded monkey throwing darts …

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Beware Investing By Numbers

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This article “Beware Investing By Numbers” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Straits Times on 20 Mar 2011 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Look beyond the financial figures when trying to suss out whether a company is doing well
Many investors and analysts have …

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When Stocks Are More Affordable, But Not Cheaper

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This article “When Stocks Are More Affordable, But Not Cheaper” by Cai Haoxiang was first published in The Business Times on 19 Jan 2015 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

What makes stocks cheap or expensive are their valuation multiples and earnings prospects, not board lot …

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