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4 Aug 2020

1 hour ago

The MAS wants Singapore banks to cut their dividends… what does it mean for investors?


On 29 July 2020, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) released a statement recommending that Singapore banks (i.e. DBS, OCBC, and UOB) cap their FY2020 dividend per share at 60% of their FY2019 amount. In addition, it also recommended that the banks offer shareholders the option to receive their ...

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1 hour ago

3 Reasons Why Keppel Corp is Unsuitable as a Dividend Stock


Blue-chip companies are named as such due to their size and long track record. These factors make them popular among investors who are seeking the stability of a well-established company. However, being businesses, even blue chips can fall on tough times if they do not play their cards right. And when ...

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CapitaLand unit trims stake in GKK for $78.6m


The group’s interest in the Chinese real estate developer fell to 45%. CapitaLand’s wholly-owned subsidiary CLC Investment Seven (CIS) has divested an aggregate 40% equity interest in Guangzhou Kai Ke Xing Mao Real Estate Development (GKK) to an unrelated purchaser for $78.6m (RMB395.7m) through a series ...

Singapore Business Review

1 hour ago

Stocks to watch: CapitaLand, Keppel, SGX, Frasers Logistics & Commercial Trust


THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their securities on Tuesday: CapitaLand: CapitaLand and other shareholders have divested an aggregate 40 per cent equity stake in a Guangzhou development unit to an unrelated purchaser for 395.7 million yuan (S$78.6 million). The ...

The Business Times

1 hour ago

Singapore shares rise at open tracking Wall Street gains; STI up 0.6%


SINGAPORE stocks opened higher on Tuesday following overnight gains on Wall Street and stronger openings from banks, partially offset by weaker openings from a few index counters. Singapore's Straits Times Index (STI) rose 0.6 per cent or 15.66 points to 2,500.57 as at 9.04am. Gainers outnumbered losers ...

The Business Times

1 hour ago

Hot stock: AEM Holdings surges 10% after H1 profit more than doubles


SHARES in AEM Holdings climbed over 10 per cent on Tuesday morning, after the semiconductor play on Monday reported a more than doubling in its first-half net profit to S$55.3 million for the six months ended June 30. As at 9.40am, AEM shares were trading at S$4.03, up S$0.37 or 10.1 per cent. Some 10.2 ...

The Business Times

2 hours ago

Singapore bank loans shrink 1% in June despite economy reopening


Consumer loans fall for the 11th straight month. Bank loans shrank for the first time since September 2016 by 1% YoY in June, noted OCBC Treasury Research, despite the reopening of the Singapore economy after the circuit breaker period, as consumer loan appetite remains very weak amidst soft labour market ...

Singapore Business Review

5 hours ago

Portfolio Summary For 3 Aug 2020


Portfolio (All)

Beta = 0.86, VaR = 10.75%
Expected Shortfall = 17.60%

Total in SGD
Current Value = 333,242.85, Cash = 44,659.72, Unpaid Dividends = 937.5
Day Change = -5,570.39 (-1.64%)
P&L = +125,232.63 (+60.21%)
Dividends = +30,791.91 (+14.80%)
Closed (P&L) = +21,923.91 (+16.76%)
Closed P&L (+Div) = +22,641.91 (+17.31%)
Current P&L (+Div) = +156,024.54 (+75.01%)
Overall P&L (+Div) = +178,666.44 (+83.59%)

6 hours ago

STI ETF Dividend (ES3) – August 2020 (Second Half)


The State Street SPDR Straits Times Index (STI) Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) pays out dividend payouts bi-annually i.e. twice a year in February and August. For August 2020, our Singapore domestic index ETF has declared its dividend payout. SPDR® Straits Times Index ETF The State Street SPDR (the acronym ...

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6 hours ago

Your Ultimate Guide to Investing in Singapore


Personal finance involves managing your Income, Spending, Insurance, Savings and Investments. If you are reading this now, you are probably looking to invest to grow your money. With the core inflation* rate at 1.9% in Singapore on average, investing sounds more attractive than the meagre 0.05% interest ...

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7 hours ago

Daily Markets Briefing: STI down 1.78%


Medtecs International led the gains amongst top active stocks with a 12.22% expansion. The Straits Times Index ended 44.91 or 1.78% lower at 2,484.91. The top active stocks were Medtecs International, which jumped 12.22%, DBS, which fell 1.62%, Singtel, which slipped 1.21%, UOB, which dropped 1.65%, ...

Singapore Business Review

14 hours ago

In Portfolio & WatchlistSINGTEL (SGX:Z74)


SGD 0.0545 (2.22%)
ExDate = 4 Aug 2020
You hold 1,000 shares of this stock.
You will receive SGD 54.5 on 18 Aug 2020.

3 Aug 2020

15 hours ago

STI closes 1.78% lower on Monday, dragged by JMH


THE Straits Times Index (STI) fell for the third straight day on Monday, closing 44.91 points or 1.78 per cent lower at 2,484.91. Fears over a resurgence in Covid-19 cases globally dragged the industrials-heavy STI - which includes Keppel Corp, Singapore Airlines and Sats - lower. Property and bank counters ...

The Business Times

15 hours ago

Portfolio Summary For 3 Aug 2020


Portfolio (All)

Beta = 0.86, VaR = 10.75%
Expected Shortfall = 17.60%

Total in SGD
Current Value = 335,249.37, Cash = 44,654.49, Unpaid Dividends = 883
Day Change = +1,832.21 (+0.55%)
P&L = +127,324.72 (+61.24%)
Dividends = +30,737.41 (+14.78%)
Closed (P&L) = +21,923.91 (+16.77%)
Closed P&L (+Div) = +22,641.91 (+17.32%)
Current P&L (+Div) = +158,062.13 (+76.02%)
Overall P&L (+Div) = +180,704.03 (+84.54%)

17 hours ago

Singapore stocks open lower on Monday; STI down 0.6%


SINGAPORE shares continued their decline on Monday morning from the week before. The benchmark Straits Times Index (STI) slipped 0.6 per cent or 13.92 points to 2,515.90 as at 9.10am. Gainers outnumbered losers 104 to 81, after 139.3 million securities worth S$218.3 million changed hands. Among the most ...

The Business Times

18 hours ago

Sumitomo Riko Company Limited (TSE) - Continuous Decrease in Close Price


Sumitomo Riko Company Limited (TSE) close price have decreased continuously for the last 5 days

18 hours ago

LIPPO (HKEX) - Most News Views


LIPPO (HKEX) related news have been viewed 122 times in the last 7 days

19 hours ago

Moya Asia (SGX) - Significant Increase in Average Traded Value


Moya Asia (SGX) has an increase of 1472.4% average traded value today compared to the last 90 days (218,120 => 3,429,626)

19 hours ago

STI closes 1.78% lower on Monday, dragged by JMH


THE Straits Times Index (STI) fell for the third straight day on Monday, closing 44.91 points or 1.78 per cent lower at 2,484.91. Fears over a resurgence in Covid-19 cases globally dragged the industrials-heavy STI - which includes Keppel Corp, Singapore Airlines and Sats - lower. Property and bank counters ...

The Business Times

19 hours ago

Hot stock: SGX climbs after unveiling surprise higher dividend


SHARES of the Singapore Exchange (SGX) rose on Monday morning following its surprise move to raise its final quarterly dividend to 8.0 Singapore cents per share, up from 7.5 cents a year ago. Shortly after the opening bell, the stock was trading at S$8.28 as at 9.03am, up 1.4 per cent or S$0.11. It continued ...

The Business Times

21 hours ago

DBS rolls out digital solutions, portal for retirement needs


The “Map Your Money” dashboard will help visualize the user's future cashflow. DBS is launching a suite of new digital solutions for Singaporeans’ retirement plans, the lender announced. Chief amongst them is “Map Your Money”, an interactive dashboard that projects their future income based on customers’ ...

Singapore Business Review

21 hours ago

3 Attractive Dividend Stocks You Shouldn’t Miss


Many companies pay a dividend, but not all dividend companies are attractive to own. A great dividend stock is one that not only generates a decent dividend yield but is also able to sustain its dividend payments. Companies with certain key attributes make them more likely to sustain and even grow their ...

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1 day ago

Singapore stocks open lower on Monday; STI down 0.6%


SINGAPORE shares continued their decline on Monday morning from the week before. The benchmark Straits Times Index (STI) slipped 0.6 per cent or 13.92 points to 2,515.90 as at 9.10am. Gainers outnumbered losers 104 to 81, after 139.3 million securities worth S$218.3 million changed hands. Among the most ...

The Business Times

1 day ago

Hot stock: SGX climbs after unveiling surprise higher dividend


SHARES of the Singapore Exchange (SGX) rose on Monday morning following its surprise move to raise its final quarterly dividend to 8.0 Singapore cents per share, up from 7.5 cents a year ago. Shortly after the opening bell, the stock was trading at S$8.28 as at 9.03am, up 1.4 per cent or S$0.11. It continued ...

The Business Times

1 day ago

Stocks to watch: Keppel, SGX, Singapore Airlines, DBS, OCBC, UOB


THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their securities on Monday: Keppel Corporation: The Temasek Holdings unit that last October made a voluntary pre-conditional partial offer for Keppel will decide by end-August whether to invoke the material adverse change pre-condition ...

The Business Times

1 day ago

Stocks to watch: Keppel, SGX, Singapore Airlines, DBS, OCBC, UOB


THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their securities on Monday: Keppel Corporation: The Temasek Holdings unit that last October made a voluntary pre-conditional partial offer for Keppel will decide by end-August whether to invoke the material adverse change pre-condition ...

The Business Times

1 day ago

UOB floats Finance Academy for employee development


It allows the bank's Finance team to train in areas like asset and liability management. UOB has launched its Finance Academy, a training and development programme that will focus on granting employees in its Finance arm soft and technical skills. The Finance Academy allows participants to choose to ...

Singapore Business Review

1 day ago

Stock Review: If I were to pick a Hotel Trust


With the ongoing Covid19 pandemic, hotel revenues have been hit hard as travel restrictions have literally stopped all tourism, business travel and convention/exhibition events. Previously, those were the main revenue drivers for hotels and the occupancy rate had been increasing in the past 5 years, ...

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Daily Markets Briefing: STI down 1.7%


OCBC Bank saw the sharpest decline amongst top active stocks with a 3.82% contraction. The Straits Times Index (STI) ended 43.63 or 1.7% lower at 2,529.82. The top active stocks were DBS, which dropped 3.09%, OCBC Bank which fell 3.82%, UOB which dipped 3.15%, Singtel which slid 0.8%, and Wilmar International ...

Singapore Business Review

1 day ago

In PortfolioRAFFLES MEDICAL (SGX:BSL)


SGD 0.02 (2.29%)
ExDate = 3 Aug 2020
You hold 2,400 shares of this stock.
You will receive SGD 48 on 16 Sep 2020.

1 day ago

In WatchlistCAPITAR CHINA TR (SGX:AU8U)


SGD 0.0302 (2.46%)
ExDate = 6 Aug 2020

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