In Investing, Use Common Sense

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This article “In Investing, Use Common Sense” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Straits Times on 30 Nov 2014 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Don’t expect to be 100% spot-on; don’t take unnecessary risks
Some of the best investment advice I ever got boils down to …

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What Novice Investors Should Go For: ETFs

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This article “What Novice Investors Should Go For: ETFs” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Straits Times on 09 Mar 2014 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Exchange-traded funds offer simple way to gain exposure to pricey blue chips
During a recent meet-the-author session organised by …

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I’m An Investor, Not A Trader

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “I’m An Investor, Not A Trader” by Jonathan Kwok was first published in The Straits Times on 24 Nov 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

For regular folks, holding stocks over the long term may offer a better chance of making money
To the layman, the terms “investor” …

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How To Survive A Bear Market Hug?

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “How To Survive A Bear Market Hug?” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Strait Times on 13 Sep 2015 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Examine reasons for buying stocks and consider market sentiment before selling
The recent stock market sell-off has left many …

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Risks Of Oil And Gas Stocks

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Risks Of Oil And Gas Stocks” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 03 Jun 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

There is a number of business risks associated with oil and gas stocks, particularly explorers and producers.
The first is …

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Growing Hunger For Business Trusts

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Growing Hunger For Business Trust” by Jonathan Kwok was first published in The Straits Times on 17 Jun 2012 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

More of these versatile vehicles are listing here, providing a high-yield investment option
They were largely an unknown here a few years ago …

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Important To Do The Necessary Homework

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This article “Important To Do The Necessary Homework” by Mindy Tan was first published in The Business Times on 17 Oct 2011 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

MINDY TAN highlights various methods that will help you in making better investment decisions
PLAYWRIGHT and writer Kin Hubbarb once said: …

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Lessons From Behavioural Finance

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Lessons From Behavioural Finance” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 30 Mar 2015 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

The study of cognitive and emotional biases can help you become a better investor
“I’m waiting for a crash before I buy,” people …

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