Archives - 19 March 2017, Sunday

  • Stock Incubator — Nordic Group

    thefinance.sg 19 Mar '17, 11am

    On 17th Mar 2017, I decided to divest 48.39% stake of my Nordic Group share at $0.32 netting me a capital gain of 207.60%, 19.95% of dividend return (excluding the final dividend of 0.731 cents being announced) and a total gain of 227.45%. Bought into Nordic Group in 2014 under the St...

  • Of Rights, Warrants and Your Bedokian Portfolio

    thefinance.sg 19 Mar '17, 10am

    If you belong to the active camp of investors of The Bedokian Portfolio, chances are you might see the terms “rights” and “warrants” in your individual equities and REITs counters. For this post, I will share what are rights and warrants, how these would affect your Bedokian Portfolio...

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  • Give Your Child Fish Or Teach Your Child How To Fish

    thefinance.sg 19 Mar '17, 1pm

    As parents we set real life examples for our children to learn from us and hopefully they will follow the right thing from us. Does it make sense to use CPF to be a long term endowment for your kids? One participant asked 2 questions a long the lines of: could we contribute more to ou...

  • Lesson from Ezra Bankruptcy: Asset Rich, Cash Flow Poor

    thefinance.sg 19 Mar '17, 1pm

    By now, some of you would have read Ezra’s filing for bankruptcy protection in the United States. Previously a billion dollar company, Ezra’s fall from grace was due to the fall in oil prices. Nevertheless here are a few things we can learn from it. 1) Cash/Cashflow is key One reason ...