Archive for October, 2012

Gek Seng buys 9.8pc of Latexx

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

AFTER staying low-key for about two years, little-known Gek Seng Assets Ltd returned to the limelight with its purchase of a substantial stake in Latexx Partners Bhd. According to Bursa Malaysia filings, Gek Seng, a company incorporated in the British Virgin Islands, had acquired 21.89 million shares in Latexx Partners, representing about 9.84 per cent […]

The difference between FBM KLCI and PE, Which indicates buying or selling trend?

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

I was wondering whether FBM KLCI or PE dictates the local market buying or selling trend. Does the recent all time high FBM KLCI reading indicates that the market is too high or should we refer to Bursa Saham overall PE value for a clearer picture? Sincerely hope forumers are able to contribute "constructive" suggestions, […]

Choosing Between Dollar-Cost And Value Averaging

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

Choosing Between Dollar-Cost And Value Averaging http://feeds.investopedia.com/~r/InvestopediaArticles/~3/ghOezoscUdc/DCAvsVA.asp L. C. Chong’s Investment and Trading Blog

Update – Murasaki ts

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

Some readers must be wondering why my blog has not been updated with the normal frequency. Yes, been busy with Murasaki ts. Since this is my blog, I think I should also chart the journey of starting up a company. Since the soft launch two weeks back, we have been inundated with a surge in […]

Sentiment Index – Malaysia Stock Market

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

Constructed and written by Smartbiz  Intraday Oscillator: Market turned cautious while watching the “Superstorm” Sandy slammed onto the US coastline cities. The Oscillator slid all the way down at the backdrop of a positive index and finished off low at -179.86 lost 242.25 compared to its opening point at +62.39. The Average recorded a loss […]

Mentoring the way forward, says Blair

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

THE Malaysian business community should start to adopt the mentoring mechanism as the developmental method moving forward for Malaysia, said Cherie Blair, wife of the former prime minister of Britain, Tony Blair. She said there are plenty of women and men in Malaysia who could actually be marvellous mentors to budding entrepreneurs. Blair, who is […]

Sentiment Index – Malaysia Stock Market

Friday, October 26th, 2012

Constructed and written by Smartbiz  Intraday Oscillator: Market sentiment was comparatively stronger than yesterday with buying interest emerged in ACE counters. The Oscillator was seen swaying up and down but last minute buying on ACE counters enabled it to finish off low at +215.19 lost 22.56 compared to its opening point at +237.75. The Average […]

All-new Nissan Almera comes sportier, IMPUL-tuned

Friday, October 26th, 2012

KUALA LUMPUR: The soon-to-be-launched Nissan Almera is expected to look sportier, featuring exclusive IMPUL components, Edaran Tan Chong Motor (ETCM) said in a statement. The Nissan Almera will be available in a dynamic and significantly more individual mark with IMPUL sports parts. Bookings have started since October 15, it said. The all-new Almera is a […]

Liabilities : -ve & +ve, what do they mean ?, In balance sheets, why -ve and +ve nos?

Friday, October 26th, 2012

Noted some liabilities with negative numbers in some balance sheets. I thought liabilities are "debts". But why positive and also negative numbers ? Thanks. Lowyat.NET: Latest topics in Stock Exchange

Earnings keep stocks ‘stuck in a rut’ (ext.CNN)

Friday, October 26th, 2012

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — U.S. stocks closed with slim gains Thursday, as investors weighed better-than-expected economic data against concerns about corporate earnings. The Dow Jones Industrial Average and Nasdaq rose 0.2%, while the S&P 500 rose about 0.3%. While earnings expectations were low, the third quarter is shaping up to be a disappointment, said David […]