Leverage Is A Risky Game

Debt is part and parcel of life. It means you owe other people money and you have to pay them back. Every month when you open your post box, you will see little pieces of paper asking you for money. If you bought a house with a loan from a …

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What Is Price/Revenue?

What Is Price/Revenue?
Price/Revenue, also known as Price/Sales, measures the market’s valuation of the company’s share for every dollar of sales made. It is computed as follows:

Price/Revenue in lieu of Price/Earnings (P/E)
Price/Revenue is usually applied in place of Price/Earnings (P/E) as a form of relative valuation comparison in the following industries …

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Milking A Cash Cow

Wouldn’t it be nice to own the shares of a company that generate a lot of cash consistently? Cash is the lifeline of any company. Companies need cash to pay suppliers and employees so it can produce goods and services to sell at a profit. Companies that generate good cash …

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Case Studies: Dividend Yield And Dividend Payout Ratio

Following the blog posting on Dividend Yield and Dividend Payout Ratio last week, we have singled out 2 stocks to discuss these 2 ratios further.
StarHub
The second-largest telecommunications and dominant Pay TV operator inSingapore, StarHub operates integrated fixed and mobile telecom services, as well as Internet-related services, mobile solutions and global …

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What Is Dividend Yield And Dividend Payout Ratio?

What Is Dividend Yield And Dividend Payout Ratio?
As lingering concerns and uncertainties over the developments onEurope’s debt crisis continued into the first half of 2012 against the backdrop of low growth and low interest rate environment, the consensus among many research and fund houses for investors is to stay defensive …

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Value Investing Based On Net Asset Value

For those who are serious in investing for the long run, it might be interesting to look at the financial ratio, Net Asset Value (NAV). NAV is basically the value of the company owned by shareholders after paying off all of its liabilities. A value investor like Warren Buffett and …

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Introduction To ShareInvestor Educational Series

Dear Members
We have always received lots of queries from our users. While some of these are on the usage of our various tools and services, a large number of the queries are on the interpretation of the various financial data (for example what does “Dividend Payout Ratio” means) in our …

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What Is Price/Earnings (P/E) Ratio?

What Is Price/Earnings (P/E) Ratio? 
Price/Earnings (P/E) is a valuation metric based upon the expected future earnings of the company as perceived by the market. Expressed as a price multiple of the Earnings Per Share (EPS), the multiple represents the number of years of today’s earnings it would take for the …

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