Yesterday, I had an insightful discussion with a very percipient person whom I admired a lot. After our discussion, I reflected on what he said about the issue of housing prices in Singapore and understood a deeper implication on why we need to keep our housing price affordable in Singapore. For many years, I used to … Continue reading Is a house a burden or an asset or is it more than that?
The headlines from their latest Media Release last week screamed “SPH REIT delivered steady distribution. 1Q 2019 DPU held steady at 1.34 cents. Figtree Grove Shopping Centre – yield-accretive acquisition in New South Wales, Australia”. As an income investor, I am naturally happy. But is everything so rosy for SPH Reit? I somehow didn’t feel … Continue reading SPH Reit: Is Declining Occupancy starting to Bite?
I am grateful to receive several notes of encouragement from fellow bloggers after my "depressed" post yesterday. I believe they are in the same situation as me and yet they took the efforts to pen down a line or two to me. Some reminded me of previous events like the dot-com bubble burst, GFC but not … Continue reading Q1’19 Dividends is just round the corner
I am always excited by the first month of a new quarter. It is the time when companies announce their quarterly results and more importantly, to income investors like me, they declare the dividends. And once the dividend goes XD a few days (or sometimes weeks) later, money will come into my bank automatically. What … Continue reading Q4 Results & Div for My Watchlist
If you are a Singapore resident and hoping to rely on dividends as a main form of your passive income, you don't have to look overseas, our Singapore market is a great place to help you do so. Finding that difficult to believe ... just read the following: STI ETFDon't know how to choose stock, … Continue reading SG : A Great place for Dividend Seekers
I like to share with you what I have learned from an article I read this morning. This article gives a distinct and useful differentiation between a good decision and a good outcome. A good decision is a logical one while a good outcome in the context of investment is a profitable one. We all … Continue reading Good Investment Decision
With a few business hours to go before we close 2017 and welcome 2018 investment year, I don’t expect any drastic change in investment values. With a bit of time on my side today as I am on leave, it would be timely to do a bit of reflection on my investment journey … frankly … Continue reading Simple Reflections on 2017 Investment Journey
Click here for the link to Dividend Table for Watchlist Companies Updated: 18 Oct 2017 Keppel Reit, Div = 1.4 cents, Rolling Yield = 4.9%, Last Div-Cum Date = 23 Oct ESR Reit, Div = 0.964 cents, Rolling Yield = 6.8%, Last Div-Cum Date = 23 Oct Today highlight: Keppel Corp Results …. but not … Continue reading Dividend Updates for Watchlist (18-Oct)
Q3 2017 results release season for Singapore listed company has started. Yesterday, SPH Reit reported its Q3 result that was within expectation. For SPH Reit 1.37 cents per share dividend was declared, slightly lower than Q2 of 1.40 cents Dividend yield is ~ 5.5%, in the middle of its historical yield range of 5.0% to … Continue reading Q3 dividends declared by SReits so far are all lower – a sign of what to expect?
Contributed by: Warriortan, #investforyourself Just to keep everyone informed, I have added a few new features on my blog sites. They are: A list of my favourite bloggers A list of useful links for the convenience of our readers A permanent feature of SSB to encourage more readers to understand SSB better Added an accumulation … Continue reading New Features: Favourite Bloggers, Useful Links, Permanent SSB & Warriortan Portfolio