Latest Articles

SMRT – Fundamental Analysis

SMRT – Fundamental Analysis

This is the first time I am trying to apply Fundamental Analysis on a stock. I am using Adam Khoo’s method, which has 8 criteria for screening for a Value stock. He covered the method in both his books, “Profit From the Panic” and “Secrets of Millionaire Investors“....

Golf course analysis of Hock Lian Seng IPO…..appears good…..look out for our more detailed review by our analyst later this week for confirmation

Golf course analysis of Hock Lian Seng IPO…..appears good…..look out for our more detailed review by our analyst later this week for confirmation

Last Thursday while I was golfing with some friends at Raffles Country Club, one of my flight mates was offered placement shares in the above IPO which was launched on December 10, 2009.   He asked me whether he should take the placement at 25 cents a share. Without a...

6/6 Hindsight vs 0/6 Foresight

6/6 Hindsight vs 0/6 Foresight

6/6 Hindsight Comment and analysis articles started popping up everywhere after Dubai World requested creditors to delay debt repayments for 6 months. Articles explaining how the collapsed of these property castles built on shaky grounds of leverage was just a matter...

The blind men and the elephant

The blind men and the elephant

This is probably one of the strongest post I'd made on the TA vs FA topic. If you feel offended, I'm sorry. When I started out in the market, I had no clues what is FA (fundamental analysis) and TA (technical analysis). I basically just buy based on broker's reports...

Enjoy Cash Flow and Capital Gain from Property

Enjoy Cash Flow and Capital Gain from Property

After pondering on what Robert Kiyosaki emphasized on investing for cash flow, I have been thinking what would be the best income generating asset to own. Besides property, I really have no idea what else. In this post, I shall make the justifications for property...

Annuities

Annuities

With the increasing discussion of CPF Life, it led me to consider if there is an alternative. And it struck me that property investment could be viable. Why? By paying a huge lump sum to CPF/insurer, in return receiving a monthly payout. It is similar to purchasing a...

If you don’t know the jewellery…

If you don’t know the jewellery…

Buffett lives by a few simple rules throughout his life. He has acquired them over the years and found them to be useful rules to live by. He and his partner Charlie Munger believes in such simple logic. Charlie Munger used to say that there are really just a few big...

Short-Sighted Fools

Short-Sighted Fools

One of my clients gave me hell today. The area of conflict is the commission that I get. Apparently she has this idea that if she goes directly to the insurer to get the policy, she could get the product at a cheaper price (as she thought she don't have to pay the...

An individual as a private company

An individual as a private company

I've been toying around with the idea that you can treat an individual financials as though it belongs to a company. Long time ago, as I was learning how to read financial statements - those pesky cash flow statements, income and balance sheets - I didn't realise that...

Like us on Facebook

Follow us on Twitter


Share This