Monthly Archives: March 2011

Sembcorp Industries Ltd – FY 2010 Annual Report

This post is on the financial results of Sembcorp Industries Limited for the year ended 31 December 2010. Net Profit $792.9 million (up 16%) ROE   22.2% EPS     44.4 cents Total dividend per share 17.0 cents (38.3% of EPS) Dividend yield … Continue reading

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Dividends proposed by CapitaLand (2006 – 2010)

CapitaLand released its Summary Report 2010 to its shareholders yesterday. 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 Net Profit attr to shareholders ($b) $1.01 $2.75 $1.26 $1.05 $1.27 Earnings per share (cents) 36.6 98.6 37.0 26.2 29.9 1st & final dividend (cents) … Continue reading

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Fraser & Neave Bonds and Other Retail Bonds (SIA, CMA, CMT)

Since the launch of the first ever retail bonds with listing on the Singapore Exchange (SGX) by Singapore Airlines (SIA) in September last year, three more business entities followed suit. CapitaMalls Asia launched theirs in January this year followed closely … Continue reading

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K-Green Trust – Annual Report 2010

K-Green Trust is a business trust listed on the Singapore Exchange on 29 June 2010. The financial results are based on six months ended 31 December 2010. Background information K-Green Trust (KGT) was set up by the sponsor, Keppel Integrated … Continue reading

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Singapore equity portfolio lost value during Japan earthquake

Natural disaster such as the recent earthquake and tsunami experienced by Japan has impact on equity investment. The resultant nuclear crisis at Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plants added more pressure on portfolio value. The Japan earthquake and tsunami happened on Friday, … Continue reading

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ST Engineering FY 2010 Annual Report

This post looks at the annual performance of ST Engineering for FY 2010 based on its Annual Report. Net Profit after tax attributable to shareholders $491 million (11% increase over last year) ROE   30.3% (increased 7%) EPS     16.21 cents (increased … Continue reading

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Hutchinson Port Holdings Trust – Application and allotment

Hutchinson Port Holdings Trust (HPH Trust) launched its IPO on 7 March 2011. The IPO is to issue 3.6 to 3.9 billion units with offering price ranging US$0.91 to US$1.08 per unit. Only 185 million units are for Singapore Public … Continue reading

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How shall we react to this unfolding nuclear crisis in Japan?

The Nikkei 225 Index plunged 10.55 per cent or 1,015.34 points in a single day to close at 8,605.15 points today. This came at the heel of 6.18 per cent drop yesterday, which was the first day of trading after … Continue reading

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SMRT Corporation Limited

Come March 21, SMRT Corporation Limited will leave the 30-component stocks of Straits Times Index (STI). Global Logistic Properties (GLP) will take its place. As at 31 March 2010 (FY2010), the closing price was $2.04 with a market capitalization of … Continue reading

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Global Logistic Properties

I recall that Global Logistic Properties (GLP) initial public offering (IPO) shares started trading with much excitement on 18 October 2010. GLP was the second largest IPO on the Singapore Exchange (SGX) after Singapore Telecom. The Government Investment Corporation of … Continue reading

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