Tag Archives: SPH

Dividend of stocks over the years

According to a letter sent by CEO of SGX dated 6 January 2014, the dividend yield of 30 Straits Times Index (STI) companies for last year was over 3% and this yield was the highest in Asia Pacific. Looking at … Continue reading

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Investment income took another beating – SPH

Looking at the latest financial results of Singapore Press Holdings (for year ended 31 August 2013), net income from investments fell 57.1% from $32.59 m to $13.97 m. Even for previous financial year ended 31 August 2012, net income from … Continue reading

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Second quarter 2013 results (Part 1)

Companies were reporting their financial results for the quarter covering 1 April to 30 June 2013 (Second Quarter 2013). The following table provides information on net profit attributable to shareholders for the quarter and year-on-year change between current period in … Continue reading

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First quarter 2013 results (Part 1)

Companies has started reporting their financial results for the quarter covering 1 Jan to 31 March 2013 (First Quarter 2013). The following table provides information on net profit attributable to shareholders and year-on-year change between current period in 2013 against … Continue reading

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Share prices of some stocks (2012 vs 2011)

The Straits Times Index (STI) advanced 20.1% since the start of 2012. How had some stocks performed during this period? I tracked some stocks as shown in the table below. The share prices were compared between two dates: 23 December … Continue reading

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Second quarter 2012 results (Part 1)

Companies had started reporting their financial results for the quarter covering 1 April to 30 June 2012 (Second 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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Steady stocks during turbulence

Since beginning of May, the Straits Times Index (STI) could not break through the 3,000 points ceiling. The inconclusive Greek parliamentary election (6 May 2012) and the threat of Greece leaving the Euro caused jitters in the financial markets. Between … Continue reading

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