A Descent Into The SGX Abyss

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This article “A Descent Into The SGX Abyss” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 24 Jul 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Using a lightstick to explore the exchange’s dark underbelly was never a good idea
You have wandered far from the gleaming towers of Singtel …

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Small-Cap Adventures On The Singapore Exchange

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Small-Cap Adventures On The Singapore Exchange” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 13 Feb 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Conservatively evaluating a company’s business prospects is key, along with a grasp of ratios
There are times when you just feel like you’ve …

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An Unrelenting Focus On Value

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “An Unrelenting Focus On Value” by Jason Low was first published in The Business Times on 13 Aug 2007 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
In this continuing series on the world’s greatest investors, JASON LOW takes a look at the strategies of legendary John Templeton
Dubbed as the …

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Earnings Per Share

The Earnings Per Share (EPS) can be found at the following sections of ShareInvestor WebPro and Station:

EPS represents the portion of a company’s net profits, based on the last fiscal year earnings as reported, allocated to each ordinary share. A widely used metric to determine a company’s profitability, EPS is …

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Ratios To Judge A Firm’s Health

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Ratios To Judge A Firm’s Health” by Chen HuiFen was first published in The Business Times on 19 Nov 2007 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Chen HuiFen looks at key financial ratios that can help to evaluate the comparative performance of companies
In our previous two …

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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
Some …

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Tap Value Investing To Improve Portfolio

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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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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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