Digging Deeper Into The PE Ratio

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This article “Digging Deeper Into The PE Ratio” by Lin Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 26 Aug 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
The PE ratio is one of the most popular, yet most misunderstood, ways to value a company, writes Cai HaoXiang
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Tap Value Investing To Improve Portfolio

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Tap Value Investing To Improve Portfolio” by Teh Hooi Ling was first published in The Business Times on 13 March 2004 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
In Singapore, as can be seen from the portfolios that BT tracks, value portfolios like the lowest PTB and lowest …

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Cheap Cash-Rich Companies On SGX: Opportunity Or Trap?

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This article “Cheap Cash-Rich Companies On SGX: Opportunity Or Trap?” by Cai Haoxiang was first published in The Business Times on 16 May 2016 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
This week, we examine stocks that have more cash on their balance sheet than their market value
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Charting Stock Performance

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Charting Stock Performance” by Teh Hooi Ling was first published in The Straits Times on 27 Jan 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Comparing stock price now to 10-year average earnings yields insights.
Let’s recap some of the things I have talked about in this column. I discussed …

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Probing Foundations: Balance Sheet Basics

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This article “Probing Foundations: Balance Sheet Basics” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 04 Apr 2016 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Investors will be well served to do a detailed study of a company’s balance sheet
Beginner investors often think they can divine …

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How To Read This Table

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “How To Read This Table” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 28 Jan 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
The following table displays all 30 component stocks making up the Straits Times Index (STI), Singapore’s benchmark index..

These are the largest and …

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Cracking The Income Statement Code

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Cracking The Income Statement Code” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 21 Mar 2016 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
In our previous column on March 14, we discussed the process of stock research. Today, we continue with a basic reading …

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It’s A Big Investing World Out There

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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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