Avoiding Common Investment Mistakes

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Avoiding Common Investment Mistakes” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Sunday Times on 27 Jan 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

US regulator’s study flags some common investment pitfalls that tend to cloud our judgments
For many of us, the hardest …

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A Fundamental Look At Value

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This article “A Fundamental Look At Value” by Cai Haoxiang was first published in The Business Times on 15 April 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Calculations such as ROE, quick ratio and free cash flow can help an investor understand a company, says CAI …

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Getting Started On Stocks

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Getting Started On Stocks” by Cai Haoxiang was first published in The Business Times on 30 Dec 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

CAI HAOXIANG sums up the investing topics of this space in 2013
LAST WEEK, we discussed personal finance. Learning how to set financial goals, manage your spending and …

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How To Read A Firm Like A Book

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This article “How To Read A Firm Like A Book” by Alvin Foo was first published in The Sunday Times on 17 Mar 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Investors can glean valuable information about a company by learning what to
look for in its financial …

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Want To Get Started On Investing? Here Are Some Tips

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This article “Want To Get Started On Investing? Here Are Some Tips” by Anita Gabriel was first published in The Sunday Times on 31 Mar 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Think long-term, learn from experts and beware of being led astray by the herd …

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A Guide To Applying For Local IPOs

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This article “A Guide To Applying For Local IPOs” by Alvin Foo was first published in The Sunday Times on 04 Aug 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Here’s a five-step guide on how to apply for local IPOs:
1. Open A Broking Account
The account will allow …

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What To Look Up In IPO Prospectus

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “What To Look Up In IPO Prospectus” by Alvin Foo was first published in The Sunday Times on 04 Aug 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Five areas to focus on, to suss out if an offering will be a dud or a star performer
Here’s …

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Pitfalls To Avoid When Investing In Stocks

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Pitfalls To Avoid When Investing In Stocks” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Sunday Times on 13 Jul 2008 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Relying On Hot Tips And Rumours
This is not a systematic way of investing. Relying on saucy speculation …

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