Archive for September, 2012

burps&giggles … the loveliest cafe in the country

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Was back in Ipoh for a memorable weekend for my alma mater’s Centennial Reunion Dinner, what a blast. Julie Song from Indulgence “instructed” me to visit her new place called “burps&giggles” (its exactly behind the famous Kong Heng, house of mirrors, in old town).I will just let the pictures tell you the story, its easily […]

Here’s The Biggest Problem In The American Economy

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Here’s The Biggest Problem In The American Economy http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/clusterstock/~3/m2SUJMlM1HI/heres-the-problem-with-our-economy-2012-9 L. C. Chong’s Investment and Trading Blog

MorningStar: Our Outlook for the Stock Market

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Our Outlook for the Stock Market. L. C. Chong’s Investment and Trading Blog

MorningStar: Our Take on the Third Quarter

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Our Take on the Third Quarter. L. C. Chong’s Investment and Trading Blog

MorningStar: Our Outlook for the Economy

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Our Outlook for the Economy. L. C. Chong’s Investment and Trading Blog

In the red

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

LONDON: European shares extended losses yesterday, with the Euro STOXX 50 trading 1 per cent lower at 2483.92 points by 1114 GMT, having fallen through chart support at the 23.6 per cent Fibonacci retracement of the late July to mid-September rally. The FTSEurofirst 300 was down 0.6 per cent at 1,096.17. By midday in Europe, […]

Heineken wins control

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

Heineken wins control http://thestar.com.my.feedsportal.com/c/33048/f/534556/s/23f008e9/l/0Lbiz0Bthestar0N0Bmy0Cnews0Cstory0Basp0Dfile0F0C20A120C90C290Cbusiness0C120A991540Gsec0Fbusiness/story01.htm L. C. Chong’s Investment and Trading Blog

Up except for Tokyo

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

HONG KONG: Asian markets mostly rose yesteriday as eurozone debt concerns were eased after Spain unveiled swingeing cuts in a budget that is expected to pave the way for a bailout. Tokyo stocks closed lower in light trade as dealers look ahead to the release of key China data next week. The Nikkei 225 Index […]

Optimistic mood

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

SHARES rose yesterday after Spain unveiled an austerity budget that paves the way for Madrid to apply for a rescue package, easing eurozone debt fears. The benchmark Hang Seng Index climbed 78.09 points, or 0.38 per cent, to 20,840.38 . Traders are also hopeful China will take the National Day holiday week on the mainland […]

Main index ekes out gain

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

MOST Southeast Asian stock markets rose yesterday, racking up strong gains for the quarter, as global markets welcomed Spain’s spending cuts. In Singapore, stocks ended flat. The benchmark Straits Times Index edged up 0.91 points to 2,060.34. Among the active movers, Fraser and Neave eased 0.11 per cent to S$ 8.88 after shareholders approved Heineken’s […]