The Definitive Guide: How to Start SG Stocks Investing [Part-6]

WOW I can’t believe how fast time has flown. My last series was three week ago! Many might have thought that I’m dead. Don’t worry I’m not. Much of my time had spent on creating mini-Ebooks which I sent out via Email on previous week(check your inbox :)) and setting up my home page which initially I thought I had a pretty good layout until a friend of mine told me it looked terrible and … [Read more...]

The Definitive Guide: How to Start SG Stocks Investing [Part-5]

Introduction It has been a month since the first series published. Initially, I did not expect the series to cross the part-3 but somehow as I was writing, one topic often lead to a sub-topic. Then some illustrations, then a few line explaining it. Then 3,000 words reached, then I have to end it before the article gets too long. Having said that, when I was reading back I’ve noticed … [Read more...]

The Definitive Guide: How to Start SG Stocks Investing [Part-5]

It has been a month since the first series. Initially, I did not expect the series to cross part-3 but somehow as I was writing, one topic often lead to a sub-topic, then some illustrations, then a few lines explaining it. Then 3,000 words reached. Then the next series begin. Having said that, when I was reading back I’ve noticed there are still some important explanations and examples that … [Read more...]

The Definitive Guide: How to Start SG Stocks Investing [Part-4]

On my previous series, one of the areas that I covered was investment return and some of you might have some reservation as those returns are not what you normally have heard or seen in many claims. So I thought to address some of the questions that you might have. I’ll assume that all those claims are authentic if not that will just be an outright scam. Even so, you still need to aware that … [Read more...]

The Definitive Guide: How to Start SG Stocks Investing [Part-4]

On my previous series, one of the areas that I covered was investment return and some of you might have some reservation as those returns are not what you normally have heard or seen in many claims. So I thought to address some of the questions that you might have. I’ll assume that all those claims are authentic if not that will just be an outright scam. Even so, you still need to aware that … [Read more...]

Quick updates — 19/Oct/2015

I thought to give some quick updates for the month of Oct and also to share some of the changes and approaches that I’ve made on this blog. Giraffe Portfolio I have just added Asia Enterprises to my portfolio and liquidated the 80% of my holding on PNE Industries which should have done long time ago. I’m still working my way to a twenty stocks portfolio. On performance wise, my XIRR … [Read more...]

The Definitive Guide To Singapore Stocks Investing [Part-3]

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Introduction I hope you are, same as me, eager for the next series of the SG guide to Singapore Stock Investing. It has been a week since my last series, a little behind on schedule. This is a long series, hope you don’t fall asleep, if you think you would then bookmark it and return back later. On this series, I will be touching on investment return expectation, Strait Time Index ETF, why … [Read more...]

Investing in Dividend Income(Passive) is a Fairytale !!!

I have no idea when the idea of investing for dividend income started. My first exposure on learning stocks investing came from HWZ and being a regular reader as you might expect it wasn’t hard to get sold by the story of investing in dividend paying stocks as they often put it. “It would allow us to create a stream of passive income through reinvestment on the dividends collected and building it … [Read more...]

The Definitive Guide: How to Start SG Stocks Investing [Part-2]

Introduction I hope you enjoyed reading the part 1 of the definitive guide to SG stocks investing. I have also included some Q&As at the bottom of the post answering some questions you might have on SCB brokerage account. Before going further, let’s recap a little on what has gone through on my previous series. Getting your brokerage accounts ready. I highly recommend SCB What stocks are … [Read more...]

The Definitive Guide: How to Start SG Stocks Investing [Part-1]

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Introduction Getting started in stock investing can be an overwhelming task. I admit. There isn’t a lack of information out on the web. Actually there are lots of it, everywhere. All scatter around different sites. Do you feel the same as well? Needless to say, there was pain, frustration and anxiety. As if this whole investing thing didn’t want us to start. I didn’t have any friend who has … [Read more...]

The Definitive Guide: How to Start SG Stocks Investing [Part-1]

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Introduction Getting started in stock investing can be an overwhelming task. I admit. There isn’t a lack of information out on the web. Actually there are lots of it, everywhere. All scatter around different sites. Do you feel the same as well? Needless to say, there was pain, frustration and anxiety. As if this whole investing thing didn’t want us to start. I didn’t have any friend who has … [Read more...]

SGX StockFacts[Time-Hack] : Grab 5 Stocks data in Less Than 10 Mins.

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So after reading my previous few blog posts and the one on Value Strategies Portfolio. Hope it does give you some basic ideas of what sort of systematic value portfolio you can have and the reasons why systematic value would work. Besides that, I think one of the difficulties for retail investors to use a systematic approach to value investing would probably be the inaccessibility to … [Read more...]

SGX StockFacts[Time-Hack] : Grab 5 Stocks data in Less Than 10 Mins.

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So after reading my previous few blog posts and the one on Value Strategies Portfolio. Hope it does give you some basic ideas of what sort of systematic value portfolio you can have and the reasons why systematic value would work. Besides that, I think one of the difficulties for retail investors to use a systematic approach to value investing would probably be the inaccessibility to … [Read more...]

SGX Financial Data[Time-Hack] : Get 5 stocks data in less than 10 Mins.

Quite a number of people have asked me how long did I spend for getting all the data in 4 Value Strategies Portfolio. Actually, it wasn’t short but not as long as many would have thought. One of the difficulties for retail investors to use a systematic approach to value investing would probably be the inaccessibility to important financial ratio and data on a large number of stocks. I’m … [Read more...]

Systematic Value Strategies: 4 Market-Beating Portfolios[99 stocks + Screen Results]

Total Shares 24 A few days ago in forums someone asked me this question… “Can you give me three stocks that fit your criteria, I really curious to know” I felt bad that I couldn’t give a good answer without lying. I read a lot and question a lot, but when it came to giving him three stocks, I really couldn’t think of any. I don’t think in term of how individual stocks would perform, but how a … [Read more...]

Systematic Value Strategies: 4 Market-Beating Portfolios[99 stocks + Screen Results]

A few days ago in forums someone asked me this question… “Can you give me three stocks that fit your criteria, I really curious to know” I felt bad that I couldn’t give a good answer without lying. I read a lot and question a lot, but when it came to giving him three stocks, I really couldn’t think of any. As I don’t think in term of how individual stock would perform, but how a group … [Read more...]

Systematic Value Strategies: 4 Market-Beating Portfolios[99 stocks + Screen Results]

Total Shares 24 A few days ago in forums someone asked me this question… “Can you give me three stocks that fit your criteria, I really curious to know” I felt bad that I couldn’t give a good answer without lying. I read a lot and question a lot, but when it came to giving him three stocks, I really couldn’t think of any. I don’t think in term of how individual stocks would perform, but how a … [Read more...]

Systematic Value Investing: 13 Q&A, Low P/B Beats Expert and Ben Graham in 1976.

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After the post on What Has Beat The Market, which I listed out the findings and backtests that have conducted over the past few decades showing that by holding a group of stocks that possess low price to a fundamental be it P/E, P/B, EV/PBIT, P/FCF or etc has shown to beat the market on a very consistent basis including Singapore specific backtest. [5,000 words post] Click here to download it as … [Read more...]

Systematic Value Investing: 13 Q&A, Low P/B beats Expert. And Ben Graham in 1976.

Total Shares 36 After the post on What Has Beat The Market, which I listed out the findings and backtests that have conducted over the past few decades showing that by holding a group of stocks that possess low price to a fundamental be it P/E, P/B, EV/PBIT, P/FCF or etc has shown to beat the market on a very consistent basis including Singapore specific backtest. [5,000 words post] Click here to … [Read more...]

SGX Screener: 3 Easy Steps to Find 83+ Value Stocks in 20 Mins

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To follow up with my previous post on buying a group of stocks with low valuation, and in order to do that you have to know how to use screener to get a list of stocks. There are currently about 728 stocks in SGX(screener results) and it would not be possible to analyse each stock one at a time, so you really need to learn how to use a screener. But before that finding the right screener is a pain … [Read more...]