Monthly Archives: April 2010

Some quotations

Be less conscious about how people view us in public. Be yourself. It is less tiring. Be generous with giving praises so as to raise self-esteem of people and could prevent them from taking unwholesome self-destroying actions. When you feel … Continue reading

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Hyflux Ltd – Annual Report 2009

Founded in 1989, Hyflux is a water solutions company that builds and constructs desalination, water recycling projects particularly in China, India and the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. For 2009, it ended the year with an order book … Continue reading

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UOB, DBS, OCBC – Annual Report 2009

The following numbers and ratios were extracted from the annual reports of OCBC, UOB and DBS for the year ended 31 December 2009.     OCBC UOB DBS Profit attributable to shareholders $1.96b(+12%) $1.90b (-1.8%) $2.04b (+6%) Net interest income … Continue reading

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Keppel Corporation – Annual Report 2009

The following key indicators were extracted from the annual report of Keppel Corporation for the year ended 31 December 2009.     2009 Change over 2008 Revenue $12.2b +4% Profit to shareholders $1.6b +48% Earnings per share $1.02 +$0.33 Return … Continue reading

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Sembcorp Industries – Annual Report 2009

The following key indicators were extracted from the annual report of Sembcorp Industries (SCI) for the year ended 31 December 2009.     2009 Change over 2008 Revenue $9.6b -4% Profit to shareholders $683m +35% Earnings per share 38.4¢ +9.9¢ … Continue reading

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CapitaLand – Annual Report 2009

The following key indicators were extracted from the annual report of CapitaLand for the year ended 31 December 2009.     2009 Change over 2008 Revenue $2.96b + 7% Profit to shareholders $1.05b – 16.6% Earnings per share 26.2¢ -10.8¢ … Continue reading

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Financial results of REITS 2009 – Annual Reports

The following key indicators were extracted from the annual reports of some Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) for the year ended 31 December 2009.     DPU (¢) Distribu-table Income Yield (%)1 Net Asset Per unit Gearing (%) Mapletree Log … Continue reading

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