Starting from July 2018, passengers departing from Changi Airport will have to pay higher fees and charges to partly fund the Changi East development, which includes the construction of Terminal 5. How would the new taxes affect SATS and could the decline in share price present an opportunity for investors?
In the early days of the stock market, investors bought into companies that they believed would perform well. Naturally, there would be investors who made a decent return while others made losses. There would a...
From time to time, the economy experiences natural fluctuations of expansion and contraction, also known as an economic cycle. In the stock market, having the skills to accurately forecast the changes in an economic cycle almost guarantees success.
Last month, Shares Investment featured JB Foods as a company operating in an industry that will never become obsolete. Since then, the producer of cocoa ingredient products saw its shares, which were trading at around $0.61, climb as much as 14.8 percent in less than three weeks to a high of $0.70 on 23 February 2018.
Value investing has been gaining in popularity due to the success of famous investors, resulting in the rise of books, seminars, courses and articles relating to this investing strategy. While value stocks refer to stocks that are trading at a lower price than it is actually worth, value traps are stocks that are cheap due to one or more other reasons that cause the share price to be “undervalued”.
IPS Securex Holdings recorded a 51.6 percent decline in revenue to $2.6 million for 2Q18, as revenue for the group’s security solutions business fell 71.8 percent in the absence of the sale of acoustic hailing systems to a customer.
Technological advancement has transformed the shape of businesses over the past decade. While this has led to new success stories, it has also led to the downfall of many businesses. Going back 30 years in time, how many were able to predict the changes that the internet has brought about?
Annual healthcare expenditure more than doubled from around $4 billion in 2011 to $10 billion in 2016. Last year, Singapore’s budget for healthcare increased by 9.6 percent to $10.7 billion and this figure is projected to grow to $13 billion in 2020.
Noble Group has announced the completion of the sale of Noble Americas Corp and the conclusion of its monetisation of the Global Oil Liquids and North American Gas and Power businesses and retirement of its senior secured borrowing base revolving credit facilities.
Sanli Environmental has secured three new contracts worth a total of $10 million, bringing the group’s order book to $114.3 million.