Investing is a real long-term endeavor. You would have to suffer periods of frustration at times in order to enjoy eventual gains. Even one of Warren Buffet's greatest ever long term investments (Washington Post) looked like a complete loser for the first few years. However, we would like to highlight that there are many stocks … Continue reading Stocks with great long term returns can be really agonizing investments over the short term
A background on Hyflux As a company focusing on sustainable solutions in the areas of water and energy, Hyflux provides solutions that contribute to resource optimisation and sustainable growth for the market. In 2001, the company was awarded its first municipal water treatment project in Singapore to supply and install the process equipment for the … Continue reading Hyflux: A case-study and a BIG (expensive) lesson
What is an ETF? An exchange traded fund, aka ETF, is a type of investment fund that is publicly listed on the stock exchange. ETFs generally track indices, commodities, fixed income securities, or a variety of asset classes, depending on the mandate of the fund. In many ways, it is similar to mutual funds in … Continue reading Your Beginner’s Guide to ETFs
Looking solely at the Financial Statements to determine whether a company is worth your investment is definitely not enough. In this post, we would teach you how to LOOK BEYOND THE NUMBERS into the qualitative analysis of the company. What is Qualitative Analysis ? Aspects of a public company that aren't quantifiable or easily explained … Continue reading Beyond the Numbers (Qualitative Analysis)
First things first, Let's begin, What are REITs ? When people invest in REITs, the money is pooled together in a collective investment scheme that invests in a portfolio of income generating real estate assets such as shopping malls, offices, hotels or serviced apartments. How REITs work ? What are the different types of REITs … Continue reading Your beginner’s guide to REITs
Picking your first dividend stock to start the snowball is never easy. However, it will be worth it once the payouts begin to flow into your account.
Lets cut to the chase, The "Net-Net Strategy" is essentially buying stocks at such a low price that an investor would come out ahead if the underlying company was shut down and liquidated. Kindly note that all stocks used are not recommendations and are only utilized for explanation purposes Understanding the following terms: Before we … Continue reading Learning your first strategy: Net-Net Stock Investing