Just like Mona, I, too, have a half smile on my face.

Alright folks, how have you been? It’s been a busy few months at work and hence my absence from the blogging scene. But, now I’m back with a vengeance and ready for action.

The total value of my portfolio now stands at $986,000

This is with a total of $959,000 invested.

Thus, there’s a paper gain of almost $30,000

Those of you who have read my blog before know my main portfolio focus is income, but that’s not to say I don’t have growth stocks as well. I do.

My growth stocks include the following:

SAT currently up 59%
SGX currently up 9%
Sheng Siong currently up 18%
Thai Bev currently down -1%
Wilmar Inter currently up 2%

I’m presently happy enough with the performance of these shares. Thai Bev is down slightly, yes, but I don’t think this is a lot to worry about in the long run. Their purchases in