Monthly Archives: May 2012

Similar investing attitude

When I read an article written by Teh Hooi Ling titled “Knowing the market and companies well” (The Business Times Weekend, May 5-6 2012), I felt that I shared similar sentiment and attitude towards investing. Ms Teh wrote about her … Continue reading

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Living with less clutter

Over pass week, we gave up a professional clothes steamer, an unused camera bag, and some vcds of old movies such as Harry Potter, Indiana Jones. The standing clothes steamer was bought some nine years ago and it was left … Continue reading

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Aussie dollar weakened again

On 1 May, the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) which is the central bank, cut its Cash Rate (discount rate) by an unexpected 50 basis points (or 0.5 percentage point) to 3.75%. The market was only expecting 25 basis points … Continue reading

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First quarter 2012 results (Part 2)

Companies had started reporting their financial results for the quarter covering 1 Jan to 31 March 2012 (First Quarter 2012). The following table provides information on net profit attributable to shareholders and year-on-year change between current period in 2012 against … Continue reading

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