The title speaks for itself. Week 9 was an interesting one. While we see the usual pattern that the Singapore STI took an opposite path to HK Hang Seng Index and US S&P500 and Nasdaq again, for a change, the STI went up 2% while the rest went down (HK was down 6%, Nasdaq down … Continue reading Wk 9 : Buy some more on weakness
With 2 weeks to go, I guess it is natural for many of us to go into some reflection moments. I got some unforgettable hard knocks in my investment journey this year that I thought I would share. This is my first post and when I have more inspiration, I may pen a few more … Continue reading COVID year, A Tough Investment year, A Learning year
First, I like to thank all the subscribers who have signed up for regular updates from this blog. This week, the number of subscribers surpassed 200! Thank you all for your support and I hope you will continue to find this blog relevant to your investment and F.I.R.E journey. It is another incredible week again! … Continue reading Couldn’t resist the temptation … I touched even the untouchables!
Out of the 6 companies on my watchlist that declared dividends last week, 3 met my expectations and 3 didn't. Hence, I called it an "Ok" dividend week. Amongst them, SGX was the bright spot, springing a surprise by raising its first quarter dividend from 5 cents to 7.5 cents. I am just wondering what … Continue reading An “Ok” dividend week, the real show is this week (and starring MapleTree)
I am sure you know what happened in the stock markets around the world in the last one week. The headlines on the steep drops and extreme volatility were seen everyday. For a moment, no one seems to care about the price of bitcoin anymore 🙂 ... global investors have a "new" love. Furthermore, there are … Continue reading Swapping in this (Bloody) Week!
In mid March this year, the following companies were my five biggest exposures by value. Their respective weightage in my portfolio is also given below: As @ 18/3/2017 Soilbuild Reit 5.2% Ascendas Reit 4.2% Ascott Reits 4.0% Frasers Com Trust 3.6% SPH Reit 3.5% I believe the first thing that strikes you from this table … Continue reading My 5 Biggest Stock Exposures by Value – Q2’17 Update