Coming To Grips With Valuations

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Coming To Grips With Valuations” by Teh Hooi Ling was first published in The Business Times Weekend on 25-26 May 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

The price of stocks and their value are two different things
WHEN I was studying for my CFA …

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Finding The Best Strategy In Share Investing

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Finding The Best Strategy In Share Investing” by Jonathan Kwok was first published in The Sunday Times on 20 Apr 2014 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

In the lead-up to The Sunday Times Invest Seminar on May 10, we are running a three-part series on how you can …

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What Price Is Good?

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “What Price Is Good?” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 30 Dec 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Stock investors should treat potential buys seriously by evaluating them from various angles
THE most important question in stock investing is …

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Getting Started On Stocks

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Getting Started On Stocks” by Cai Haoxiang was first published in The Business Times on 30 Dec 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

CAI HAOXIANG sums up the investing topics of this space in 2013
LAST WEEK, we discussed personal finance. Learning how to set financial goals, manage your spending and …

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How To Read A Firm Like A Book

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “How To Read A Firm Like A Book” by Alvin Foo was first published in The Sunday Times on 17 Mar 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Investors can glean valuable information about a company by learning what to
look for in its financial …

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Pitfalls To Avoid When Investing In Stocks

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Pitfalls To Avoid When Investing In Stocks” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Sunday Times on 13 Jul 2008 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Relying On Hot Tips And Rumours
This is not a systematic way of investing. Relying on saucy speculation …

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Buy Low, Sell High: It’s Not That Simple

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Buy Low, Sell High: It’s Not That Simple” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Sunday Times on 13 Jul 2008 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
The general rule of thumb in stock investing may seem straightforward, but it is not as easy as it sounds. …

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Market Valuation Ratios Across ShareInvestor Platforms

In finance and investment, the term “company valuation” is ubiquitously mentioned.
Valuation metrics can be broadly divided into two categories.

Enterprise Value Multiples
Equity Value Multiples

Both of them are expressed in terms of market value relative to the underlying value driver of that market value. Market value is measured by the listed company’s …

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