Another friend asked me about stocks that I have bought. Actually, I am passive when it comes to the stock market. I love them (stocks) but they are more of a ‘fixed-deposit’ to me. In other words, I would buy those which overall debts are always lower or better still, very little debts. No wonder … Read moreEasy to follow stock investments – ‘super-rich suddenly not possible’ ok
This is something close to my heart and I have written about it a few times. Stop fooling ourselves that internet related startups trying to solve a real world issue must keep losing lots of money for potential earnings in future. Those investors who invest in all these could have invested in something better actually. … Read moreSometimes, the focus can be “Invest for stable returns,” not always for HUGE potential.
This article is aimed at huge names outside this region which is still losing money by focusing on market share, gaining them mostly through ‘spending.’ I think my tolerance level is pretty high for startups. I think they must be given time to grow and to start showing good promise which is a clear direction … Read moreNot show profit and still a true business? For how long?
Is President Trump good for the stock market? Well, it does seem that he has been good to both the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJI) and Bursa Malaysia. The image shows the DJI. Why was he good for the stock market? According to chief executive officer and executive director Teh Chi-cheun of Pacific Mutual Fund in … Read moreTrumpflation H1 and more expensive valuation for H2 2017
Blue chips, blue chips. Stock market. Everyone loves them. Big names are those known by everyone and bought by everyone. Sometimes, the share price is already pushed to its maximum and yet people still buy because of EXPECTATIONS. Surely it should continue to earn ever more profits, right? This is no different from investors who … Read moreAnything overvalued is best skipped, stocks for example
If you like to read some financial tips for 2017, here’s a good compilation of many tips from different experts by mr-stingy.com, another site I frequent occasionally. One particular financial advice given within the compilation is one on Real Estate Investment Trusts (REIT). It saidthat this is a good investment potential. I think I agree … Read moreLike property but risky? REIT is your key, another one listing
Feel free to read the full article about a piece of good news, even if it may not be repeating so soon. Reported in thestar.com.my Our Employees Provident Fund (EPF) has a good Q3 2016. Its investment income surged 29.21% to RM12.32 billion in Q3 2016 when compared to the same quarter in 2015 which achieved … Read moreEPF: Still up as at Q3 2016 but unsustainable moving forward
I consider this a positive news for the Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) and also for the real estate industry. Okay, perhaps more for the Klang Valley property market since most REITs are focused here. Reported in many media, the Securities Commission Malaysia’s (SC) has proposed to allow (REITs) to acquire vacant land and undertake … Read moreREITs ‘can’ buy vacant land and develop it. Positive.
First of all, I do not own a single unit of Sunway Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT). However, I have always believed that if we want to enter the property market but we are worried with volatility, REITs provide that opportunity. If I tell you that a property related stock has a dividend yield of … Read moreDividend yield for REIT? Sunway REIT’s at 5.5 percent
Good news for those who has some spare cash and wants to buy stocks instead of property. After meeting with about 20 fund managers and analysts, CIMB Equities Research said, “Most funds still underweight property stocks in their portfolios but we sensed that sentiment on the sector had improved compared with during our roadshow in … Read moreBuy property… stocks and wait? CIMB’s advice.