When Cheap Isn’t That Cheap

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This article “When Cheap Isn’t That Cheap” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 12 Jun 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
        Only by detecting the traps and adjusting around them can you begin to evaluate a company objectively
Sometimes, a stock you come across seems …

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Coming To Grips With Sustainability Reporting

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Coming To Grips With Sustainability Reporting” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Straits Times on 19 Dec 2016 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Such reports need not entail huge expenses, so firms should do them to attract investors
For some listed firms, getting out the next …

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Tracking Insider Trades Profitably

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Tracking Insider Trades Profitably” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Straits Times on 29 May 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Look for the tell-tale signs when the bigwigs start buying up their own companies’ shares
Early last year, as financial stocks worldwide came under …

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Are You Comparing Apple With Apple?

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This article “Are You Comparing Apple With Apple?” by Teh Hooi Ling was first published in The Business Times on 11 December 2004 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Whether a company capitalises or expenses an item can make a big difference to its balance sheet, income and cash flow statements, and its …

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Financial News that Move the Share Prices

The prices of shares react rapidly to the market moving news. Thus, it is important to keep ourselves updated with the latest news, especially during the trading hours. Not staying in touch with the latest news will lead to missed opportunities or financial losses. 
We can use the News Alert feature …

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Investing, Come What May

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Investing, Come What May” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Straits Times on 15 May 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Value stocks are disappearing, but you can still take action on your portfolio
May is the season of spring, of hope, when a long winter fades and …

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Showing Discipline When Investing

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Showing Discipline When Investing” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Straits Times on 25 May 2015 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Gambling-related psychological tendencies can cause investors to take excessive risk
Many months ago, I talked to a young man who was sharing his experiences trading foreign exchange.
It …

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Sniffing Out Good Investment Opportunities

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Sniffing Out Good Investment Opportunities” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Straits Times on 17 Apr 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
The best time to do so is at an AGM, which gives an investor access to a firm’s board
For investors, one success story …

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