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About apenquotes

Born in 1976. Married with 2 kids (a boy and a girl). A typical Singaporean living in a 4 room flat.

Moya Holdings Asia Limited – 4 Things You Need to Know Now

Moya Holdings Asia Limited is a stock that has come out of nowhere and has won many investors’ hearts. Just look at the chart below. The stock was trading at SGD 0.029 on 18 Feb 2016. On 18 Aug 2017, … Continue reading

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Raffles Medical, TalkMed, Singapore O&G – The 2 Things these Stocks Taught Me Now

You know, it was only recently that many of the above-mentioned healthcare stocks were darlings of the Stock Market. The allure of healthcare is easy to understand: With an aging population, rising affluence of the middle class here and abroad, … Continue reading

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Raffles Medical Group Ltd – 4 Things You Need To Know Now

1) Sudden drop in Share Price The once mighty Raffles Medical share price seems to be suffering from a bout of flu. For the past one year, its share price has steadily declined from a high of SGD 1.55 to SGD 1.16, … Continue reading

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4 Small Cap Stocks with min. ROE 20% (Straco, Colex, Nordic, CEI Ltd) – What Is Their Trailing PEG & Intrinsic Value Now.

These 4 Singapore stocks are small (market capitalization ranging from $300 million to about $2 billion), but if you spend some time going through their annual reports, you would be impressed by their earnings performance. And their Return on Equity … Continue reading

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Bike Sharing and ISOTeam – 3 things you need to know now

If you haven’t heard about it…ISOTeam is joining the bike-sharing craze. ISOTeam jumps on bike-sharing bandwagon | The Edge Markets (read here) My initial reaction seems to be that the move appears to be ‘de-worsification’. What has a firm specializing … Continue reading

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Alibaba Group Holding Limited – What you need to know if you are to invest in it now

Alibaba Group Holding Limited: The company accounts for 80% of all online retail sales in China. As of 2015 the company has 350 million active users, larger than the entire population of the United States. Alibaba recorded $9.3 billion worth of orders … Continue reading

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8 Securities: Broker to trade US and Hong Kong Stocks

In my previous post, I mentioned that I am looking for a broker so that I can trade US and Hong Kong Stocks with no holding fees. Why look for a broker now? Now, before I continue, just to clarify… … Continue reading

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Finding a Broker to trade US and Hong Kong stocks

I came across this article by the Fifth Person: “How to open a brokerage account in Singapore (and how to choose the right broker)” (read here). In the article, it mentioned the following: “I’ll assume you plan on trading in the … Continue reading

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Buy moves after a long while

I recently bought some stock. Yes, I know that market valuations are not cheap and that there are relatively more risks involved to invest now. My long term goal is, ultimately to increase my war-chest. Iconic hedge fund manager Seth Klarman … Continue reading

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Would you give up your bike for oBike?

I don’t particularly use oBike a lot. When I go out with my family I can’t really use the oBikes. My kids are too young and my wife does not know how to ride a bike. However, I do use it … Continue reading

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