Monthly Archives: November 2012

Third quarter 2012 results (Consolidated)

Companies had started reporting their financial results for the quarter covering 1 July to 30 September 2012 (Third 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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Third quarter 2012 results (Part 6) – Singtel, StarHub, M1 and others

Companies had started reporting their financial results for the quarter covering 1 July to 30 September 2012 (Third 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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Bond price is rising, equity is falling

With low interest rate environment, prices of corporate bonds and debt securities were rising. Looking at both Singapore equity and Singapore corporate bonds/preference shares in my portfolio, they were at the opposite side of a see-saw. Singapore equity lost 6.48% … Continue reading

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CPF Life or Minimum Sum Scheme?

If a CPF member has a choice to sign up for CPF Life Scheme or to stay on the Minimum Sum Scheme, which would he pick? Those born in or after 1958 will have no choice but will be placed … Continue reading

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Third quarter 2012 results (Part 5) – SembCorp Industries and Keppel Corporation

Comparison is made between Keppel Corporation and SembCorp Industries based on financial results for the quarter covering 1 July to 30 September 2012 (Third Quarter 2012). The following table provides information on net profit attributable to shareholders and year-on-year change … Continue reading

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Third quarter 2012 results (Part 4) – DBS, UOB, OCBC

Three local banks had reported their financial results for the quarter covering 1 July to 30 September 2012 (Third Quarter 2012). The following table provides information on net profit attributable to shareholders and year-on-year change between current quarter in 2012 … Continue reading

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Investors took flight on earnings disappointment

Singapore Airlines, Keppel Corporation and SembCorp Marine had released their quarterly results recently. Net profit declined for the quarter for all three companies.   Net Profits Y-o-Y Change Dividend SIA $90.1 m – 54.0% 6.0 cents Keppel Corp $346 m … Continue reading

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