I think this is very worth noting down and sharing with everyone who is thinking about the stock market today. I read this in The Star and they were putting up an article about Tan Chong Koay who is Pheim Asset Management Sdn Bhd’s founder and chief strategist. According to the latest Lipper Global classification for … Read moreGood notes for stock investing from an investment guru
What can you buy for RM106? A dinner for 2 in a nice restaurant without wine or 55 litres of RON 95 Unleaded petrol for a travel from KL to Penang and from Penang back to Ipoh. Or you can also buy 100 units of UEM Sunrise Bhd from Bursa Malaysia. Sounds like a good … Read moreUEM Sunrise Bhd – time to buy property stocks?
Someone sent me an article about Employee Provident Fund (EPF) in an English local daily. I happened to miss this article. Anyway, I have not been buying newspaper for at least 8 years. It has nothing to do with politics. He was sending me because I wrote an article about EPF vs Unit Trust some … Read moreEPF, market volatility, rebalancing and long term returns
Yes, the YOU here would refer to anyone who has units of Sunway Construction Group Bhd which is in the process of listing on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia. The plan is to pay out at least 35 percent of its net profit to investors as dividends and it will be a policy. Based … Read moreSunway Construction will share 35% net profits with YOU.
Today, when I was giving a presentation to my colleagues, I asked if any of them bought any shares / stocks. Everyone said no. I laughed and told them that everyone should also think about this as another form of long term investment. I explained briefly about LinkedIn which is a listed company in US. … Read moreProperty stocks undervalued: 52 percent discount – AmResearch
Seriously, today there are many negative news online. Every now and then, someone would be predicting that Malaysia will go bankrupt soon due to one institution. In fact many have said that the household debt versus GDP is so high that it is unsustainable. Many would tell you that the property prices are seriously way … Read moreLosing your job, can you survive 6 months?
The day was speculated to be June 2015. Now, it has been pushed back to September 2015, potentially. If the US economy continues to be weak for Q2, rest assured that the date would be delayed further. Yes, we are talking about the Federal Reserve raising interest rates once the US economy recovers strongly. The … Read moreBuffett’s advice and Federal Reserve’s decision.
In Facebook and everywhere online these days, many ‘sponsored ads’ appear and tells us how we can be millionaires if we click on the link or attend some workshops and seminars. Let me be very direct on these adverts. IF the person advertising can become millionaires easily, then why advertise in anymore? Come on, the … Read moreThe road to millions, or billions, please be alert
The stock that we are discussing today is that of LinkedIn. It is a listed entity and recently, it issued a second quarter earnings guide which was way below that expected by analysts. It said it expected only 28 cents (US$) per share while the market survey of analysts by Thomson Reuters has expected 74 … Read moreWhy stock prices can fall 25 percent suddenly?
Since mid 2014, I have been much more active in the stock market. Today, one piece of news caught my attention. Berjaya Corp Bhd (BCorp) was offering to REDtone shareholders a way out; 80 sen offer for every share they own. Most of the time, the offer would be at as price with a premium … Read moreEquity: Accepting a takeover offer, why yes and no.