Are Those Assets . . . Real?

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Are Those Assets . . . Real?” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 04 May 2015 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

To avoid nasty – and possibly costly – surprises in your investing, don’t be afraid to look closer and …

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The Importance Of Ground Checks

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “The Importance Of Ground Checks” by Cai Haoxiang was first published in The Business Times on 08 Sep 2014 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Get a dose of reality by talking to customers, suppliers, rivals as well as fellow investors about the company
NUMBERS on …

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Getting The Hang Of Reading Annual Reports

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Getting The Hang Of Reading Annual Reports” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Straits Times on 20 Apr 2014 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Be alert to big drops in sales and/or profits, jumps in debt levels and queries from SGX
Like thousands of …

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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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