Do you know that Warren Buffett’s best years as an investor was in his early years managing an investment partnership ? Do you know that in his 12 year career as a fund manager, Buffett compounded capital at an average of 31% vs 9% CAGR against the Dow? Since managing Berkshire Hathaway in 1965, Buffett has… Read More What is Deep Value investing?
Since my previous post in November 2016, Hanwell Holdings has since plunged into deep value territory again. Its share price has been on a roller coaster ride – rising 63% from $0.245 to a high of $0.4 thereafter plummeting 50% to $0.205. There was no major announcement reported prior to the rally in 2017 and in… Read More Hanwell Holdings: 40% discount to NCAV with promising growth
Singapore has transformed itself from a third world economy to first in the last 40 years. With no resources, we progressed to be one of the most highly developed free-market economies in the world. Our success was well documented and we were part of the Four Asian Tigers, a group of highly developed economies, along… Read More How does an ageing population affects the Singapore economy? 6 sectors to ‘hedge’ yourselves against it.
Background Yangzijiang (YZJ) operates through shipbuilding, investments and trading activities. It produces a range of commercial vessels, such as containerships, dry bulk carriers, oil tankers, and liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers. The company also engages in the production and processing of steel structures. In addition, it facilitates the sale and export of ships for the… Read More 5 reasons why Yangzijiang is attractive
So you’ve probably heard of the saying “make money work harder for you”? You want to start generating passive income through stock investing… Or grow your investment portfolio for retirement needs. You’re eager to begin but it seems like a daunting task, there is so much information out there and you don’t have any idea… Read More Step-By-Step Beginner’s Guide To Investing In Stocks
“Diversification is protection against ignorance” – Warren Buffett “Diversify. In stocks and bonds, as in much else, there is safety in numbers.” – Sir John Templeton Don’t put all your eggs in one basket, diversify? Or… Put all your eggs in one basket and watch them closely? Which advice should you listen to? … Read More Diversification vs Concentration: The Great Debate.
I thought about sharing something different today, a topic that many retail investors might not be familiar with. A category within the realm of investing, are considered ‘elites’; an entity that serves only wealthy and accredited investors. Let’s talk about Hedge funds. The hedge fund community attracted a lot of limelight and glamour over the… Read More A beginner’s guide to hedge fund strategies.
It is widely known that US stock markets are on record highs on the back of Trump-inspired ‘reflation trade’ and leading the pack are ‘FANG’ stocks an acronym for Facebook, Amazon, Netflix, Google, the most popular and high performing tech stocks in recent years. The sentiments at home in Singapore are not quite jubilant as… Read More How attractive are Singapore stocks? – Global Stock Market Valuation
Baker Tech is in strong position to survive the challenging landscape ahead in the Oil and Gas equipment services sector. $128 million in cash with no debt, stock price trading at discount to Net Current Asset value. With $130 million market cap, Baker Tech is trading on multi year lows as the industry goes through… Read More Baker Technology: Strong balance sheet to help survive distressed and challenging petroleum industry.
Be it in investing, fitness, career or health, it is important to clearly define our goals and breaking it down into actionable objectives. I’d like to share the investing ritual that I do annually at the beginning of each quarter, the objective of this exercise is to understand the current situation in your portfolio… Read More 5 simple steps to review your portfolio.
I’m not sure if any of you own shares of Imperium Crown, but I can imagine that it must have been a bumpy ride being a shareholder of this company. 2 years ago in mid 2014, the company then known as Communicating Design International Limited proposed divestment of its outsourcing and marketing business to venture into… Read More Imperium Crown: Proposed Divestment from core operations (twice in 2 years)