Approach Investing Like Buying Durians

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This article “Approach Investing Like Buying Durians” by Arthur Lee was first published in The Business Times on 12 Mar 2016 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Understand just what you’re getting into and examine the ‘fruit’ closely before parting with your money
My newsroom colleague Anita recently wrote “An IPO elsewhere is …

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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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Beginner’s Guide To Equities

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This article “Beginner’s Guide To Equities” by Mindy Tan was first published in The Business Times on 25 Apr 2011 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Knowing the basics of equities is essential to finding order amid the market madness, reports MINDY TAN
“A blindfolded monkey throwing darts …

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What Is Comprehensive Income?

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This article “What Is Comprehensive Income?” by Cai Haoxiang was first published in The Business Times on 15 Sep 2014 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

BELOW every “net profit” line comes “total comprehensive income”.
What’s the difference? Which profit line should investors pay attention to?
Total comprehensive …

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Understanding Balance Sheets

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This article “Understanding Balance Sheets” by Cai Haoxiang was first published in The Business Times on 17 Jun 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
The balance sheet statement is key to understanding a business and whether it makes for a good investment, writes CAI HAOXIANG
LEARNING how …

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