Vicom, SETSCO, Inspection, Car
AnalysisInvesting

Byte Sized News Release: Vicom Ltd’s Q2 profit down 8.3% to S$6.07m Vicom Ltd has recently released its 2nd quarter’s financial statement on 7 August 2017. Revenue was down to S$24.1 million (S$25.4 million in 2Q 2016), translating to a 5.2% decline. Net profit dropped 8.3% year-on-year to S$6.1 million. Its

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MTR, Hong Kong, Transport, Rail, Metro, trains
AnalysisInvesting

In our previous blog post, we shared that MTR Corp is the world’s most profitable metro/railway operator in the world and spoke about the revenue and recurrent business profit growth. We also shared broadly on its business segments, mainly Hong Kong’s Transport Operations, Hong Kong’s Property and its International Operations.

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First REIT, Siloam Hospitals Buton, acquisition, Lippo Plaza Buton, DPU
News

Byte Sized News: First REIT Strengthens Portfolio With Acquisition In Strategically-Located Port City On Buton Island, Indonesia On 20 July 2017, the manager of First REIT announced that First REIT would be acquiring Siloam Hospitals Buton (SHBN) and a mall, Lippo Plaza Buton (LPB) for a combined S$28.5 million (subjected

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First REIT, Dividend growth
News

Byte Sized News Release: First REIT 2Q17 Financial Results First REIT has released their 2Q 2017 financial results on 17 Jul 17. The key highlights and corporate developments are as follows: DPU up 1.4% to 2.14 Singapore cents compared to 2.11 Singapore cents in 2Q 2016 Distribution to Unitholders rose

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MTR20Logo1 - MTR Corp Ltd (Analysis)
AnalysisInvesting

We apologise for the hiatus in our posts. In our last post in December 2016, we promised to expand our watchlist overseas while continuing to monitor and update our readers on the local stocks in our watchlist. We are delighted to say that we have lined up a series of

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2017 - Byte Sized Investments taking stock of 2016
News

As 2016 comes to an end, the tempo at work starts to slow, festive lights lit up from every corner of Singapore, it’s time to take stock of what we had done for the year and set our goals for the next. We published a total of 25 articles spanning

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Insider Trading, Sound investment decision, First REIT, share price
Investing

The act of management using their own money to purchase shares from the open market is called insider trading. Insider Trading Insider trading can be both legal or illegal. The rule behind this is whether a trade was made with unfair advantage/knowledge. A trade is illegal if the management, or

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Vicom 3Q Financials net profits
News

Byte Sized News Release: Vicom reported a 7.8% drop in net profit for 3Q16 1. Revenue for the third quarter was $25.4 million, down 0.1% from the same quarter a year ago. Net profit attributable to shareholders also fell by 7.9% year-on-year to $6.7 million. Earnings per share was 7.67

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First reit acquire siloam hospital labuan bajo
AnalysisNews

Byte Sized News: First REIT expands asset base In Indonesia with acquisition in Labuan Bajo On 7 Nov 2016, Bowsprit Capital Corporation Limited announced that First REIT has entered into a conditional sale and purchase agreement with an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of PT Lippo Karawaci Tbk, for the proposed acquisition

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cpflogo1 - The difference compounding interest can make to your CPF SA
Money Management

In our previous article, we shared that you could save between 24% – 89% of your tax paid by doing a CPF cash top up into you or your loved ones’ CPF Special Accounts (SA). Today, we shall explore the other effects of the cash top up into your CPF

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