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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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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Value Hunting On The Street

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Value Hunting On The Street” by Jason Low was first published in The Business Times on 22 Sep 2008 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Tried and proven value investing is the way to go in these times and it may be time to start nibbling at some …

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There Is A Way To Time The Market

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “There Is A Way To Time The Market” by Teh Hooi Ling was first published in The Sunday Times on 20 Jan 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Use PE ratio as a guide and remove the effects of business cycles.
In response to my article last week, on …

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In Buying Low PE Stocks, Beware Of Value Trap

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “In Buying Low PE Stocks, Beware Of Value Trap” by Teh Hooi Ling was first published in The Straits Times on 23 Dec 2012 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

While stocks with the lowest PEs generally offer the best returns, there are duds as well.
Last week, we …

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Investing With The News

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Investing With The News” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 13 Jul 2015 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

You can buy on the news, but you have to think in a contrarian way
The importance of news is often derided …

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Looking Beyond Dividends

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Looking Beyond Dividends” by Jason Low was first published in The Business Times on 26 May 2008 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

The higher the payout ratio, the more likely it is the dividend may not be sustained. The lower the payout ratio, the greater the …

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Are Dividends Always Good?

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Are Dividends Always Good?” by Jason Low was first published in The Business Times on 19 May 2008 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Shareholders could be better off if excess cash could be used in other ways to enhance value, writes JASON LOW
With the bears coming out …

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