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Stock Chart: SGX, Wilmar!

Stock Chart: SGX, Wilmar!

On Tuesday, SGX re-test the resistance at $8.38 and closed at $8.37 with LOW volume of 1.97 million shares traded. A white candle stick with no upper/lower shadow affirms that the investors have no qualms on buying the stocks up. Both RSI & MACD are bullish as...

Goals for 2011 – Part 2

Goals for 2011 – Part 2

After setting my first set of goals, I felt that I would like to achieve more. Hence, I decided to set 4 more goals here and round it to 10 goals for 2011!: #7 – I read 30 minutes everyday. Why? I learned a lot by reading books. I also get lots of inspiration from...

Unfair contract terms

Unfair contract terms

We have a law against unfair contract terms. How does the law define what is an unfair contract term? Would the following contract terms be deemed to be unfair to consumers? a) The bank imposes a penalty for late payment that is why above what it cost the bank to...

ING Investor Dashboard Sentiment Data

ING Investor Dashboard Sentiment Data

Quote of the Day: “Far from the madding crowd’s ignoble strife, Their sober wishes never learned to stray; Along the cool, sequestered vale of life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way” It’s too much to expect that Investor Sentiment surveys have any...

Goals for 2011

Goals for 2011

It is coming to the end of 2010 and it is time for review as well as setting new goals for 2011. I will cover the review in a later post and now, I just want to focus on sharing how I set my 2011 goals. How I set my goals for 2011 Step 1: Specify minimally 50...

Competing with the experts

Competing with the experts

When a consumer buys insurance, the consumer has the compete with the insurance experts, e.g. the actuaries, on what is a fair price for the insurance protection. The insurance company will naturally want to make a bigger profit, if they can, and will charge more to...

Accept low yield or take market risk

Accept low yield or take market risk

We are in a period of low interest rate. Consumers should accept this low yield and do not be greedy. If you want higher interest rate, take the risk of investing in an indexed fund, comprising of equities. Accept the volatility and average out the good and bad years....

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