REIT Ranking – Nov 2016

Recently, quite a number of the REITs have been dropping quite substantially. Some have even fell below its NAV. Many investors are expecting a rate hike soon and REITs are heavily dependent on interest rates. With the prices falling, it may be a good time to start accumulating REITs again.I have computed the REIT ranking for Nov 2016 as follows. It has been a while since I computed the ranking. … [Read more...]

Credit Suisse Wealth Report 2016: Average wealth per adult rose 1.4 per cent to US$276,885 (S$394,000)

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The annual Credit Suisse report is out for 2016. Some data that are of more interest to Singapore are as follows:2016 Average wealth of a Singaporean: US$276,885 (S$394,000) The report also broke down this value to:Financial wealth per adult: US$180,414Non-financial wealth per adult: US$151,239  Debt per adult: US$54,7682015 data for reference: Average wealth: US$273,085Financial … [Read more...]

STI ETF (Sep 2016)

This is a continuation of the tracking of the STI ETF which I stopped since the introduction of the minimum commission on the stanchart trading platform.I am still holding on the units for now. Any adhoc transactions will be updated accordingly.Details of all transactions for my rsp are logged here: STI ETF RSPSnapshot of my current units:CounterTotal CostTotal UnitsAverage costLast DoneUnrealized … [Read more...]

stopping of STI ETF rsp

I have been doing regular savings plan (rsp) on the STI ETF for a while already. This was done under the Stanchart brokerage account which has a no minimum commission. Buying 100 units of STI ETF will only incur a commission of less than a dollar. Details of all transactions for my rsp so far are logged here: STI ETF RSPHowever, with effect from August, this will no longer be applicable. … [Read more...]

STI ETF RSP (Mar/Apr/May 2016)

I bought 300 units of STI ETF at $2.78 today for my regular savings plan for the month of Mar/Apr/May 2016.Details of all transactions for my rsp are logged here: STI ETF RSPSnapshot of my current units:CounterTotal CostTotal UnitsAverage costLast DoneUnrealized Profit/ LossUnrealizedGain / Loss %Realized Profit / Loss / DividendSTI ETF11,219.113500$3.21$2.78-$1,489.11-13.27%$258.70Nikko STI … [Read more...]

STI ETF RSP (Feb 2016)

I bought 100 units of STI ETF at $2.58 last week for my regular savings plan for the month of Feb 2016.Details of all transactions for my rsp are logged here: STI ETF RSPSnapshot of my current units:CounterTotal CostTotal UnitsAverage costLast DoneUnrealized Profit/ LossUnrealizedGain / Loss %Realized Profit / Loss / DividendSTI ETF10,383.033200$3.24$2.63-$1,967.03-18.94%$258.70Nikko STI … [Read more...]

STI ETF RSP (Dec 2015 / Jan 2016)

I bought 200 units of STI ETF at $2.89 Earlier this week for my regular savings plan for the month of Dec 2015 and Jan 2016.Details of all transactions for my rsp are logged here: STI ETF RSPSnapshot of my current units:CounterTotal CostTotal UnitsAverage costLast DoneUnrealized Profit/ LossUnrealizedGain / Loss %Realized Profit / Loss / DividendSTI … [Read more...]

STI ETF RSP (Oct/Nov 2015)

I bought 200 units of STI ETF at $2.97 last week for my regular savings plan for the month of Oct and Nov 2015.Details of all transactions for my rsp are logged here: STI ETF RSPSnapshot of my current units:CounterTotal CostTotal UnitsAverage costLast DoneUnrealized Profit/ LossUnrealizedGain / Loss %Realized Profit / Loss / DividendSTI ETF9,544.952900$3.29$2.98-$902.95-9.46%$258.70Nikko STI … [Read more...]

REIT Ranking – Sep 2015

It has been a while since I did the REIT ranking based on the P/B, gearing and yield. With many of the REIT prices dropping in the past week, I thought the REIT ranking would help us re-evaluate the various REITs at current pricing and yields. REIT Mkt Yield NAV Gearing P/B Total P/B score Gearing score Yield score Sabana REIT $0.750 9.627% $1.040 37.90% 0.721 7 3 1 3 OUE … [Read more...]

STI ETF RSP (Sep 2015)

I bought 100 units of STI ETF at $2.90 last week for my regular savings plan for the month of Sep 2015.Details of all transactions for my rsp are logged here:STI ETF RSPSnapshot of my current units:CounterTotal CostTotal UnitsAverage costLast DoneUnrealized Profit/ LossUnrealizedGain / Loss %Realized Profit / Loss / DividendSTI ETF8,949.472700$3.31$2.89-$1,146.47-12.81%$258.70Nikko STI … [Read more...]

STI ETF RSP (Jun 2015)

I bought 100 units of STI ETF at $3.4 today for my regular savings plan for the month of Jun 2015.Details of all transactions for my rsp are logged here:STI ETF RSPSnapshot of my current units:CounterTotal CostTotal UnitsAverage costLast DoneUnrealized Profit/ LossUnrealizedGain / Loss %Realized Profit / Loss / DividendSTI ETF8,019.172400$3.34$3.40$140.831.76%$136.20Nikko STI … [Read more...]

STI ETF RSP (Apr and May 2015)

I bought 200 units of STI ETF at $3.5 earlier this week for my regular savings plan for the month of Apr and May 2015.Details of all transactions for my rsp are logged here:STI ETF RSPSnapshot of my current units:CounterTotal CostTotal UnitsAverage costLast DoneUnrealized Profit/ LossUnrealizedGain / Loss %Realized Profit / Loss / DividendSTI ETF7,678.322300$3.34$3.48$325.684.24%$136.20Nikko STI … [Read more...]

OCBC360 interest rates revision Part 2

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The OCBC 360 changes are announced. Changes include:1) "credit your salary" bonus interest increased from 1% to 1.2%2) "pay 3 bill" bonus interest decreased from 1% to 0.5%3) "Spend on credit card" bonus interest decreased from 1% to 0.5%4) "Spend on credit card" bonus interest spending criteria increased from $400 to $5005) new bonus interest: "insure or invest" bonus interest. To qualify, … [Read more...]

REIT Ranking – Feb 2015

REIT Ranking for Feb 2015 REIT Mkt Yield NAV Gearing P/B Total P/B score Gearing score Yield score Saizen REIT $0.855 7.251% $1.100 36.00% 0.777 6 3 1 2 OUE COMMERCIAL REIT $0.800 7.100% $1.100 38.30% 0.727 6 3 1 2 Lippo Malls Tr $0.350 8.114% $0.424 31.30% 0.825 5 2 1 2 AIMSAMP Cap Reit $1.460 7.753% $1.535 31.70% 0.951 5 2 1 2 Sabana REIT … [Read more...]

STI ETF RSP (Feb 2015)

I bought 1 lot of Nikko STI ETF at $3.43 today for my regular savings plan for the month of Feb 2015.Details of all transactions for my rsp are logged here:STI ETF RSPSnapshot of my current units:CounterTotal CostTotal UnitsAverage costLast DoneUnrealized Profit/ LossUnrealizedGain / Loss %Realized Profit / Loss / DividendSTI ETF6,633.732000$3.32$3.42$206.273.11%$45.00Nikko STI … [Read more...]

STI ETF RSP (Jan 2015)

For my regular savings plan for the month of Jan 2015, I made 2 transactions on Monday. 1) I sold all my 800 units of Nikko STI ETF at $3.36 2) I bought 900 units of STI ETF at $3.36 On Monday, the lot size as reduced from 1000 to 100 units. This allows me to buy STI ETF as part of my rsp from now on. The 2 transactions are meant to convert my existing Nikko STI ETF to STI ETF. I have always … [Read more...]

STI ETF RSP (Oct 2014)

I bought 1 lot of Nikko STI ETF at $3.25 last week for my regular savings plan for the month of Oct 2014. Details of all transactions for my rsp are logged here: http://madstranger.blogspot.sg/2013/07/nikko-sti-etf.htmlSnapshot of my current units:CounterTotal CostTotal UnitsAverage costLast DoneUnrealized Profit/ LossUnrealizedGain / Loss %Realized Profit / Loss / DividendSTI … [Read more...]

STI ETF RSP (Sep 2014)

I bought 1 lot of Nikko STI ETF at $3.39 today for my regular savings plan for the month of Sep 2014. Details of all transactions for my rsp are logged here:  http://madstranger.blogspot.sg/2013/07/nikko-sti-etf.html Snapshot of my current units: Counter Total Cost Total Units Average cost Last Done Unrealized Profit/ Loss Unrealized Gain / Loss % Realized Profit … [Read more...]

STI ETF RSP (Aug 2014)

I bought 1 lot of Nikko STI ETF at $3.42 today for my regular savings plan for the month of August 2014. Details of all transactions for my rsp are logged here:  http://madstranger.blogspot.sg/2013/07/nikko-sti-etf.html Snapshot of my current units: Counter Total Cost Total Units Average cost Last Done Unrealized Profit/ Loss Unrealized Gain / Loss % Realized Profit … [Read more...]