wizard of lies

Damn These Smooth Operators!

Having watched The Wolf Of Wall Street, The Big Short and, most recently, The Wizard Of Lies, one cannot help but feel that navigating the world of investors is akin to wading across a crocodile-infested river!...
coffee

Coffee Talk: SGX Makes U-Turn; Noble Going Back To $2!!

In one of the dumbest moves ever to take place in Singapore’s financial industry, the former CEO of Singapore Exchange (SGX) introduced somewhere in 2015, the minimum trading price (MTP) for companies listed on the Mainboard.
555 - CoffeeTalk

View Rate Hikes Positively For The Time Being

The first month of 2017 came and ended without much flurried activities in the global stock markets. There was no Capricorn Effect, no Lunar New Year jinx; neither was there any continuation of the Donald Trump-rally nor were there massive buying of stocks in anticipation of a better global economy after the US posted better-than-expected economic data.
trump vs clinton

Trump? Hillary? Does It Matter?

We are slightly more than one month away from the all-important US Presidential Election! Aren't you excited? Huh? What has it got to do with us?
sgx-file

This Stock Greatly Outperforms The STI; What Does The STI Tell Us?

The Straits Times Index (STI) has been on a firm downtrend since April 2015 when it reached a peak of 3,549 points. It is the second-highest peak in the history of Singapore's stock market, surpassed only by the previous peak of 3,906 points set in 2007 - a distant nine years ago!