title - 3 Industries for Long Term Investing: Part 1 (E-commerce)
Analysis

Stock picking has never been easy. Picking the right industry is one of the factors that will make an impact to your returns. Look at what is happening to oil prices and its effects on related industries. Look at how shipping companies have been affected by the shipping industry. How Trend

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EGM1 -  5 things I learned at First REIT's EGM
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First REIT recently released the results of the EGM that was held on 29 Dec 2015. The resolution was to seek shareholder’s approval of the proposed asset swap of Siloam Hospital Surabaya (SHS) with an interested person (Lippo Karawaci, First REIT’s sponsor). 98.26% voted for the resolution. It was quite

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timthumb - What does ARA Rights Issue means to you
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ARA Asset Management Limited (ARA) announced on 11 Nov 15 a rights issuance (click here to find out more on rights issuance). It will issue a total of 152,127,196 shares based on 845,151,093 total outstanding shares. What it mean to shareholders is that for every 100 shares he owns, he is entitled

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medium - Why you should start investing, even as an employee [Part 2]
Investing

In Part 1 of the mini-series, we showed the power of exponential compounding returns. Today, let me show you an example of how time plays a big factor to compounding and why you should start investing early, even when you are an employee, to reap this benefit . Starting early

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2 e1444576989122 - Why you should start investing, even as an employee
Investing

In the previous articles on “Why you should invest”, we explained in detail why investing is the best hedge against inflation, increases your earnings without incurring tax, and continues to earn well after you stopped working. In this mini-series, let me share with you why you should start investing early,

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Untitled design 131 - One POWERFUL indicator to help you make sound investment decisions
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Previously, we talked about share buybacks. This occurs when management uses its own company’s cash to repurchase its shares from the open market. If the CEO/directors used their OWN money to repurchase stocks of their own company from the open market, what would you think of the stock? Below is

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stock market up e1440767604631 - How you could have made 10% in 3 days!
Investing

Some days back, I wrote an article on using share buybacks as references to capitalize on stock market crashes. So what is share buybacks? Also known as “share repurchases”, share buybacks occurs when a listed company buys its own shares from the stock market. You can see it as the company re-investing into itself. When

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U135P200T1D318583F8DT20100508014023 e1440520549535 - What do you do when the Great Global Sale Happens?
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We believe by now, you are aware that the Great Global Sale is going on. Billions have been wiped out within seconds globally. As Warren Buffett always says, be greedy when others are fearful. Here is one example of a company being greedy when others are fearful. I even did

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everything else but - Why should you invest [Part 2]
Investing

We spoke about how inflation erodes one’s savings in one of our previous articles. Today, we would like to share how increasing active income is eroded by tax, and how you can increase your income in Singapore without incurring additional tax. Lastly, how to continue earning well after you have

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blue diamonds - Are Blue Chips Always Safe Investments?
Investing

As the saying goes, “Buy into a Blue Chip company because it will never go bankrupt”. We can’t deny that if a company has grown to a substantial size, with all the right systems in place, it runs at a lower business risk than that of a smaller counterpart. The

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