Author: InvestingNote

How Ready are You to Retire? (Guest Post)

This week is pretty much drained. So I don’t have any bandwidth to explore things that are new. Weekends is probably to catch some breath. This post was originally posted here. The writer, Kyith is a veteran community member and blogger on InvestingNote, with username known as Kyith and 800+ followers. One of my reader that I met up with some time ago asked me these 2 deeper question about retirement: 1.What amount of principal will you feel comfortable to quit the job & just collect investment dividends, with a not-too-spendthrift lifestyle? 2.How much to “reserve” for medical costs? I thought it...

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Trading For Alpha: The Active Traders’ Rally- an event for traders by traders

“Alpha” (the Greek letter α) is a term used in investing to describe a strategy’s ability to beat the market, or having an “edge.” Alpha is a measure of performance, indicating when a strategy, trader, or portfolio manager has managed to beat the market return over some period. As Alpha is the active return on an investment, it is also often referred to as “excess return” . If you’re a trader, you probably already know this. Now, we’ve put together a band of diversified traders who are extremely active in the markets, and are Alpha-hunters by profession. Join us...

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[UPCOMING WORKSHOP] The Essentials of REIT Investing

Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) are one of the most reliable way to invest as they generate steady and consistent tax free cash flow. REITs also open up access for investors to participate in a diverse range of real estate assets with low capital outlay. In this exclusive 2 hr-intensive workshop, our speaker Tam Ging Wien will be sharing his knowledge and experience including: Foundational understanding of REITs ✔ Characteristics of various real estate sectors ✔ How to perform financial evaluation on a REIT ✔ How to quickly shortlist high quality REITs ✔ How to value and buy undervalued...

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How to Get Rich (Realistically) and Stay Wealthy (Guest Post)

The majority of the rich who got really wealthy took calculated risks. They also had the foresight to see things that a lot of us would not be able to see. This post was originally posted here. The writer, Kyith is a veteran community member and blogger on InvestingNote, with username known as Kyith and 800+ followers. Rich people surround themselves with people more competent then them in areas they are not good at. Most of the time, the wealthy was also able to execute their plans very well. You will also find them having the ability listen to others when it...

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Take our Catalist Quiz 4 and win an awesome Nintendo Switch Console worth $500!

It’s our last quiz! This time, win a Nintendo Switch Console worth $500 or be amongst 5 other lucky winners to grab $20 CapitaLand vouchers! Simply by doing our simple quiz here! How to Win? 1. Read these articles here: http://bit.ly/cquizhw. All the 4 answers can be found in these articles. 2. Complete the quiz and answer at least 2 questions correctly. Do note that only your FIRST attempt will be eligible for the lucky draw. 3. Comment ‘Done’ below if you’ve done the quiz! 🙂 4. Seat back, relax and stand a chance to receive a Nintendo Switch...

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JOIN US AT THE FINALS [Investor-One Stock Pitch Challenge 2019]

This is it. This is the Finals for Singapore’s biggest ever stock pitch challenge open to the public! To spice it up, we’ve included one more team into the Finals. After vote consolidation, here are your top teams:• BIC Capital – stock: $UnUsUaL(1D1.SI)• T3 Capital – stock: $Jumbo(42R.SI)• Prinsep Capital – stock: $Hyphens Pharma(1J5.SI)• Alexis Capital – stock: $Synagie(V2Y.SI)• The Oracles – stock: $Clearbridge(1H3.SI)• Primordial Capital – stock: $Hyphens Pharma(1J5.SI)• Thebearprowl – stock: $Memories(1H4.SI) Read their reports here: http://bit.ly/2KtGhXS Sign up for the event happening on 14th September Saturday at the SGX Auditorium to watch these top 7 teams battle it out LIVE, on stage. 7 different...

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5 Reasons Why you should include REIT in your retirement portfolio (Guest Post)

One of the common questions I always receive in my seminars is what type of asset classes are suitable in our retirement portfolio. Is it endowment, annuity, universal life, bonds, equities, physical properties, land banking, hedge funds, etc. Physical properties is one of the most favorite asset classes when come to investing in Singapore. However, there are some disadvantages on physical properties investing when we are entering into our retirement age. This post was originally posted here. The writer, Kenny Loh is a veteran community member and blogger on InvestingNote, with username known as marubozu and 700+ followers. One of the...

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My Favourite Stock Contest!

It is the time of the year where we want you to tell a story about a stock! This is “My Favourite Stock Contest” where you will be able to win attractive prizes just by telling us what is your favourite stock, why do you like so much about it and it must be from either one of these market channels: US, Malaysia and Hong Kong. For example, if you’ve ever invested in Tesla $TSLA stock and made some good returns, tell us how you did it! If you are looking to invest into growth companies like Beyond Meat...

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3 Dividend Pitfalls for Dividend Seeking Investors (Guest Post)

There is nothing wrong with investing in dividend stocks to generate passive income for your retirement planning. However, it will cause a huge dent in your retirement portfolio if you are investing wrongly. The following are the 3 dividend pitfalls that you have to avoid. This post was originally posted here. The writer, Kenny Loh is a veteran community member and blogger on InvestingNote, with username known as marubozu and 700+ followers. Pitfall No 1: High Dividend Yield is Lagging Everyone wants to invest in shares which give high dividend yield. It is a no-brainer to choose Share A with a 10%...

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US And China Trade War Escalates. What Are The Implications?

What is the Situation? On Friday, 23rd August, Trump said in a tweet that U.S. companies “are hereby ordered to immediately start looking for an alternative to China, including bringing your companies HOME and making your products in the USA. ” It was not immediately clear under what authority or how the president could implement such orders. On the same day, China announced plans to impose additional duties on $75 billion worth of American goods on Sept. 1 and Dec. 15. In response, U.S President Donald Trump tweeted later that day his administration would also raise tariffs on $550 billion of...

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US And China Trade War Escalates. What Are The Implications?

What is the Situation? On Friday, 23rd August, Trump said in a tweet that U.S. companies “are hereby ordered to immediately start looking for an alternative to China, including bringing your companies HOME and making your products in the USA. ” It was not immediately clear under what authority or how the president could implement such orders. On the same day, China announced plans to impose additional duties on $75 billion worth of American goods on Sept. 1 and Dec. 15. In response, U.S President Donald Trump tweeted later that day his administration would also raise tariffs on $550 billion of...

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Invest Fair 2019 Recap

Last Saturday and Sunday, we just had our booth showcase at Invest Fair 2019. It was fun and awesome!! The crowd was awesome and there are many new users who are keen to sign up and play our ring toss...

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US And HK Stock Markets Outlook 2019 Webinar

US Trade War. HK protests. Looming recession. What entails for the US and HK stock markets right now? We’ve invited a special host @ValueInvestAsia Stanley Lim, CoFounder of ValueInvestAsia.com and Co-author of “Value Investing In Asia: The Definitive Guide To Investing In Asia”, to talk about the current market conditions and also to answer any questions you have relating to the US and HK stock markets. So for the week, from 19 August (Monday) to 25 August (Sunday) 2019, simply leave your questions in the link below for Stanley to answer in his upcoming webinar. His webinar will be...

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How Do You Prepare A Growing War Chest? (Guest Post)

Every three to four years, we revisit the topic issue on the importance to keep a warchest in our portfolio. This comes always on the back of something that is brewing, like the Eurozone crisis in 2011, the oil and China crisis in 2016 and the Trade War and HK protests in 2019. This post was originally posted here. The writer, Brian Halim is a veteran community member and blogger on InvestingNote, with username known as 3Fs and 1800+ followers. As the name itself implied, having sufficient warchest in your portfolio means you are keeping a sum of money that is ready when...

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Vote Now And Stand A Chance To Win A DJI Spark Drone Worth $600!!

VOTE for your favourite Investor-One stock pitch report and stand a chance* to be the Grand Winner to win a DJI spark drone worth $600 at the final pitch event! How to Win? 1. Visit the voting page at this link 2. Vote for the reports that you like 3. Seat back, relax and stand a chance to receive a DJI spark drone worth $600! This voting is open to public from 13th to 26th August 2019. The winner will be selected randomly from all the voters after voting closes. Winner must be present at the final pitch event...

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