Showing Discipline When Investing

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This article “Showing Discipline When Investing” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Straits Times on 25 May 2015 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Gambling-related psychological tendencies can cause investors to take excessive risk
Many months ago, I talked to a young man who was sharing his experiences trading foreign exchange.
It …

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Buy Low, Sell High? Think Again

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This article “Buy Low, Sell High? Think Again” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 01 Feb 2016 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Simple ratios like price-to-earnings or price-to-book can give false signals to investors
Conventional market wisdom tells investors to “buy low, sell …

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Moving With The Ups And Downs Of Stocks

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Moving With The Ups And Downs Of Stocks” by Teh Hooi Ling was first published in The Business Times on 19 May 2012 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

If asset prices have fallen below fair values, it’s OK to buy even as prices are continuing to sink. …

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Play The Leverage Game With Great Care

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Play The Leverage Game With Great Care” by Genevieve Cua was first published in The Straits Times on 06 Feb 2011 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Record low interest rates make debt an attractive proposition, and while warnings abound over the dangers of excessive borrowing, debt …

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Know The Risks In Margin Trading

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This article “Know The Risks In Margin Trading” by Aaron Low was first published in The Straits Times (INVEST) on 12 May 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Novices, steer clear of leveraged products; seasoned investors, here are five pointers
Margin trading has become an increasingly popular …

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Make Your Millions From Stock Market Crashes!

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This article “Make Your Millions From Stock Market Crashes!” by Binni Ong was first published in the Oct 2010 – Nov 2010 Issue of INVEST magazine and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety. In this article, the author, through a personal anecdote, shares with you a …

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Trading Psychology – It Is More Important Than You Think!

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This article “Trading Psychology – It Is More Important Than You Think!” by Tom Gentile was first published in the Oct 2009 – Nov 2009 Issue of INVEST magazine and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety. The article discusses about the attributes that make a great …

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