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.
In my personal opinion based on the little knowledge I have as well as the many articles and analysts reports, I seriously think London properties are already at a very high level. It may just have to correct or even stay stagnant for some time before going up further. Just look at the average property … Read moreEPF, UK property link and my thoughts
Should we switch some of our property focus into the share market instead? These few weeks has been good for the stock market. Recently, I bought 2,000 units of Genting Malaysia stock. (Stock code: GenM). Of course, since it is only 2,000 units, no matter how much the business of Genting Malaysia grows, I would … Read moreA trip, GenM counter, free dinner and short break
One major reason why companies love to get listed is to have access to funds from the market. In fact, majority of all the recent billionaires were all due to their companies getting listed. Think Alibaba, think Facebook. The owners are now way richer than majority of all those who built their wealth over a … Read moreUndervalued when listed? Some cases.
‘ADD’ here means to buy their stocks. CIMB Equities Research has given a glowing report on Sunway Bhd in a local English daily. It said that they had underestimated the additional contribution from property investment and associate incomes as well as the higher margins from the construction segment where Sunway has won RM1.1 billion worth … Read more‘ADD’ Sunway Bhd. Good dividends in 2015.