Archive for February, 2013

Outsourcing sector to grow 12.6pc by 2015

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

KUALA LUMPUR: The local outsourcing sector is expected to grow 12.6 per cent to RM7.1 billion by 2015 from RM5 billion last year, Outsourcing Malaysia (OM) said. “The 2015 projection is optimistically achievable based on the current track record and planned initiatives,” OM chairman David Wong said. “OM has put in place a comprehensive three-year […]

New twist to Plentiful Gold-Class saga

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

Its chairman Tan Sri Lee Kim Yew yesterday claimed that MSWG chief executive officer Rita Benoy Bushon was an interested party in the Country Heights Grower Scheme (CHGS) as a grower. “I am shocked to learn Bushon, who has subscribed to eight plots, is an interested party in the CHGS as a grower.” In a […]

Sime eyes RM3.2b net profit

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

SIME Darby Bhd is hopeful of achieving a RM3.2 billion net profit for the year ending June 2013 and dishing out at least half of its profit to shareholders, as palm oil prices stabilise and are starting to stage a recovery. Yesterday, the third-month benchmark palm oil futures on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives dropped RM9 to […]

[WTA] we can't use firefox rite?, just want to know what computer can use?

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

i'm planning to buy a windows RT tablet. i just want to know does anyone of you use windows RT or windows tablet to stock trade via maybank online stock? if yes please tell me. thank you Lowyat.NET: Latest topics in Stock Exchange

Ringgit end higher against US dollar

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

RINGGIT KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit closed higher against the US dollar on renewed buying interest for the local unit, in line with better local bourse movements, dealers said. The ringgit was quoted at 3.0985/1030 to the US dollar compared with 3.1015/1045 yesterday. A dealer said better-than-expected US housing starts as well as consumer confidence data, […]

U.S. Portfolio,

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

In this thread, I will share my trade ideas, my charts, notes, and some viewpoints that I read. The U.S. Portfolio is a market timing portfolio designed to get profit with market trends.The Portfolio invests in companies, exchange traded funds (ETFs), leveraged ETFs, and Inverse ETFs listed on United States Stock Exchanges. In order to […]

Hwang-DBS shares up on ‘sale’ news

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

KUALA LUMPUR: Hwang-DBS (M) Bhd’s shares jumped by five per cent yesterday on growing speculation that a sale is on the cards for the standalone investment banking group. A news report as early as this month had speculated about a takeover of Hwang-DBS following the death of its founder Datuk Seri Hwang Sing Lue last […]

CPO futures down on lower demand

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

CPO FUTURES KUALA LUMPUR: Crude palm oil futures contracts on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives closed lower yesterday on lack of demand against a backdrop of high stocks, dealers said. Interband Group Senior Palm Oil Trader Jim Teh said most investors remained cautious ahead of the Palm Oil Conference to be held here next Monday to Wednesday. […]

Bright Packaging showdown to take place today

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

A motion has been put forward by a group rebel shareholders led by Datuk Wira Syed Ali Abbas Alhabshee to remove some of the controlling stakeholders as directors of the company. Syed Ali, who owns 38.84 per cent in REDtone International Bhd, has teamed up with Ang Lay Chieng, Tee Wee Keat and Lye Jun […]

Analysts maintain ‘outperform’ rating on Maxis

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

ANALYSTS have maintained an “outperform” recommendation on Maxis Bhd despite the telecommunication group’s more than 50 per cent fall in its fourth quarter earnings. “We continue to rate Maxis as outperform. We believe its attractive net dividend of 6.3 per cent (well above the market average net yield of 3.6 per cent) makes it a […]