Step by step guide to investing in stocks (Part 1)

So you’ve probably read on personal finance telling you to make money “work harder” for you… Or you like the idea of generating passive income through stock investing… Or you simply want to generate better returns for your retirement portfolio.  You’re eager to begin but it seems like a daunting task, there is so much… Read More Step by step guide to investing in stocks (Part 1)

Diversification vs Concentration: The Great Debate.

“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.

A beginner’s guide to hedge fund strategies.

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. Did you guess it right? That’s right. Hedge funds. The hedge fund community has attracted a lot of… Read More A beginner’s guide to hedge fund strategies.

How attractive are Singapore stocks? – Global Stock Market Valuation

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 Technology: Strong balance sheet to help survive distressed and challenging oil market.

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 oil market.

Imperium Crown: Proposed Divestment from core operations (twice in 2 years)

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)