It’s A Big Investing World Out There

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “It’s A Big Investing World Out There” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 15 Feb 2016 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Novice investors should expand their horizons and not confine themselves to just the Singapore market.
Some 25 years ago, I …

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Transactions Of Directors And Substantial Shareholders

At times, we do see substantial shareholders or Directors/CEO of listed companies buying or selling the shares of a company. There are many reasons why these parties will sell the shares of their own company. Some reasons include:
        1. The company is not doing well
        2. Liquidate shares to …

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Buy Low, Sell High? Think Again

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Buy Low, Sell High? Think Again” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 01 Feb 2016 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Simple ratios like price-to-earnings or price-to-book can give false signals to investors
Conventional market wisdom tells investors to “buy low, sell …

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An Initiation Into IPOs

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “An Initiation Into IPOs” by Mindy Tan was first published in The Straits Times on 19 Sep 2011 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

MINDY TAN highlights some factors that investors should consider before buying into an IPO
Initial public offerings (IPOs) have recently been in the limelight, with brands …

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Opportunities In The Bear Market

We note that the STI had fallen substantially in the last 6 months.  The actual price movements are as follows:

There was a major dip in August in 2015, a partial recovery in October 2015 and a precipitous fall since the start of 2016.

If we can generate a list of companies …

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For Singapore Stocks, Winter Has Come

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “For Singapore Stocks, Winter Has Come” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Straits Times on 28 Dec 2015 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

It is time for intrepid investors to start researching value stocks
There is a dangerous myth, perpetuated at investing seminars, that investing …

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