SPH DBS 1 - DBS: 1Q16 net profit rises 6% to S$1.20 billion
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Byte Sized News Release: DBS first-quarter net profit rises 6% to S$1.20 billion DBS 1Q16: The tale of two stories. “DBS first-quarter net profit rises 6% to S$1.20 billion” “DBS Q1 net profit slips 5%” If you owned DBS share, how would you had reacted if you read the headlines? Aren’t

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3industries - 3 Industries for Long Term Investing: Part 3 (Healthcare)
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We previously shared on two of three industries (E-commerce and Rail) which we believe have long term investment potential. Today, we will round up with the third industry on the list: Healthcare: A need that you can’t save on. There are 3 major trends that support the growth in healthcare

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about img1 - ST ENGINEERING: ST ELECTRONICS WINS CONTRACTS WORTH ABOUT $505M IN 1Q2016
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Byte Sized News Release: ST Electronics secured new contracts worth $505M in 1Q16. On 20 Apr 16, Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd (ST Eng) announced that its electronics arm, Singapore Technologies Electronics Limited (ST Electronics) has secured about $505m worth of contracts in 1Q16. Contracts include projects such as Rail Electronics

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STAerospace1202161 - ST Engineering: ST Aerospace secured new contracts worth S$443M in 1Q16
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Byte Sized News Release: ST Aerospace secured new contracts worth S$443M in 1Q16. On 18 Apr 16, Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd (ST Eng) announced that its Aerospace arm has secured new contracts worth S$443m in the first quarter (1Q) of 2016. The contract included projects such as component repair and

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abt overview - First REIT: 1Q16 Financial Results
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Byte Sized News Release: First REIT 1Q16 Financial Results First REIT has released their 1Q 2016 financial results on 18 Apr 16. The key highlights were as follows: First REIT once again, achieved record DPU of 2.11 Singapore cents compared to 2.06 Singapore cents of the same period a year

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Rich Dad Series - Book To Read: Rich Dad’s Cashflow Quadrant
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In our previous book review, we shared Peter Lynch’s One Up on Wall Street. Today, we decided to review one of the most influential personal finance book of all time. Rich Dad’s Cashflow Quadrant, by Robert Kiyosaki, is about defining how you generate money through self-awareness and action. It examines

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Vicom logo - A deeper dive into Vicom’s fundamentals
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Previously we blogged about Vicom Limited’s 2015 full year financial report. At the end of the blog, we highlighted that we would be diving deeper into the fundamentals of Vicom. Vicom has two major operating segments, vehicle inspection and non-vehicle inspection operations. As the non-vehicle inspection segment is highly fragmented

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Part 2 - 3 Industries for Long Term Investing: Part 2 (Rail)
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Following our earlier post on the 3 industries for long term investing where we spoke about how the e-commerce industry has a good chance of getting good investment returns, we would like to offer our perspective on another industry that we think would be growing for the next 10 – 20

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vicom 1 - 5 Interesting Pointers to note for Vicom Limited 2015 Full Year Report
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  Vicom Limited (SGX: V01) announced their financial results for the year ended 31 Dec 15 on 4 Feb 16, after trading hours. Before we break down Vicom’s financial results, let’s take a quick look at what Vicom does. VICOM Limited is a holding company with 2 main business segments.

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cover e1454755140510 - 6 points to note from ARA Asset Management’s 2015 Full Year Report.
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ARA Asset Management Limited (ARA) announced their financial results for the year ended 31 Dec 15 on 4 Feb 16, after trading hours. Here are 6 points to note for its FY15 results. Full year revenue dropped 10% from S$173 million in FY14 to S$156 million in FY15. However full

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