Deep value investing is counter-intuitive and contrarian. Most are thought to buy “wonderful companies at wonderful prices” logically, that is common sense. Therefore, buying “poor companies at cheap prices” seems counter-intuitive. Contrary to popular belief, studies have shown that buying deep value stocks have proven to provide market beating returns in the long run.… Read More What is Deep Value investing?
Since my previous post on CSE Global, its share price reached a recent high of S$0.515 but has now retraced back down to S$0.45. Just to update on its quarterly earnings, in Q318, CSE continues to secure new orders from greenfield (new installations) projects and brownfield (maintenance, upgrade and enhancement of existing installations) projects amounting… Read More CSE Global Q318: Steady ship despite lull and cautious market.
Founded in 1985 as the engineering projects division of Chartered Electronics Industries, the electronics arm of Singapore Technologies (ST). CSE Global is one of the few qualified system integrators in the region for the oil and gas (O&G), mining and communications infrastructure industries. The company has operations in Asia Pacific, the Americas, Europe, and Middle East. Strengths… Read More CSE Global – Riding on crude oil recovery
Warren Buffett repeatedly emphasizes that an investor must invest into a company that offers a durable competitive advantage. Any company that has a durable competitive advantage is likely to be able to maintain its profitability over a long period of time. Businesses that possess at least one factor of Porter’s 5 forces model would possess a competitive advantage. For example,… Read More Would Warren Buffett Buy This SGX-Listed Stock?
Record delivery of 20 vessels in 2Q18. Group revenue of RMB 7.9bn was 60% higher than expectations. 2Q18 net profit of RMB 994m exceeded forecast. Shipbuilding margin of 21% was broadly in line with expectation. Therewere 10 large vessels that were part of the delivery. Earnings were also boosted by some one-offs – RMB 101m… Read More Yangzijiang: Exceeds Expectations
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 a bargain
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 Beginner’s Guide To Investing In SGX 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.
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