Archive for January, 2014

Regional rally helps lift Bursa

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

The FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI), which was traded between 1,780.21 points and 1,794.13 points, finished 7.98 points better at 1,789.23 points. A dealer said most Asian markets rose yesterday as concerns over emerging economies were subdued by the Turkish central bank’s aggressive interest rate hike to stabilise its currency. Heavyweights Maybank rose two […]

Ilumina – Barchart’s Chart of the Day

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

Illumina (ILMN) is the Barchart Chart of the Day.  The laboratory analytical instrument stock has a Trend Spotter buy signal, a Weighted Alpha of 210.80+ and gained 205.56% in the last year. The Chart of the Day is Illumina (ILMN).  I found the stock by sorting the All Time High list for frequency in the […]

National carrier’s crew continue to prove their worth

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

Flight MH1133 from Penang to Kuala Lumpur on Tuesday was almost packed with its usual mix of corporate travellers, those making connections to international flights out of Kuala Lumpur International Airport and a handful of the “balik kampung” crowd who were getting a head-start to the Chinese New Year holidays. Most passengers boarding the Boeing […]

Re: Chromebook as main computer?

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

wedsep wrote:One is I couldn’t select rows or columns that are not adjecent to plot. For example if the dates are in column 1, and the subtotal of fund values are in column 6, it is impossible to plot column 1 and 6. Years ago when I had problems like this, would just do a […]

MBSB keys in RM598m profit, credits retail mart

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

MBSB Bhd has posted a net profit of RM597.57 million for the year ended December 31 2013 and is confident of breaching RM1 billion pre-tax profit this year. Group managing director Datuk Zaini Othman yesterday announced another record pre-tax profit of RM932.3 million for the group, a rise of 42 per cent from earnings in […]

Lowe’s: A Good Time To Buy? $LOW $HD

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

For investors looking to invest in the U.S. housing recovery, Lowe’s (LOW) is a retail building supply store that currently has strong fundamentals, pays a 1.5% yield and is in a growing sector; but is it overvalued? In the section below, I will analyze aspects of Lowe’s past performance. From this evaluation, we will be […]

Ringgit slips against the greenback

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

RINGGIT KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit was traded marginally lower against the US dollar yesterday on lack of demand for the local currency in the absence of positive market moving cues. At 5pm, the ringgit was quoted at 3.3350/3380 versus the greenback against Tuesday’s close of 3.3335/3365. The local unit appreciated against the Singapore dollar to […]

Re: Need advice to train 5-years old investor

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

You can teach a 5 year old about saving and budgeting but not investing. Our kids get money and they have to split it into share, save, and spend buckets. Investing and growth are a long way off from 5. Bogleheads

Palm futures contracts end higher

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

CPO FUTURES KUALA LUMPUR: Crude palm oil futures contracts on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives closed higher yesterday after posting two consecutive days of losses with players getting ready for a long weekend, dealers said. The market will be closed from midday today until Monday for the Chinese New Year and Federal Territories Day holidays. Trading will […]

RESIDENTS TOLD: TWEET FOR POLICE!

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

Atlanta If you are stranded and cannot get through to 911, please send the Atlanta Police Department a message through Facebook orTwitter. http://www.ajc.com/news/news/atlanta-winter-storm-resources-for-stranded-commut/nc5mS/ InvestmentWatch