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I'm a Singaporean. The purpose for all my blogs is to share my life experiences in Singapore.

My Lessons on Investment

What are Shares, Unit Trust and ETF?
See which investment instrument is suitable for you.
What are Preference Shares?
It is different from the common shares.
How to invest using your CPF saving?
Enhancing your retirement saving
How to invest regularly if you do not have a lot of saving?
You still can invest if you can save $100 per month
How to buy gold in Singapore?
Different ways of investing in Gold.
My Investment Strategy
Having a winning strategy is important
Be a investor or a trader?
Reasons on why I want to be a investor rather than a trader
Peace of mind after buying shares?
Reasons on sleepless night after buying shares
Things to avoid in stock market.
Don't attempt to try these even you are an expert
My favorite quotes from Warren Buffett
Very meaningful and useful investment quotes
Buying stocks based on price and value
This is the method I use when buying stocks
Investor, Traders and Speculators Charts
Charts are affected by different players in the markets
My Quotes/Rules of Investment
My own investment rules and quotes
The Goose That Laid the Golden Eggs
Protect them at all costs
Dealing with Market Randomness
Reasons on why market direction cannot be predicted
Who can be trusted in the market?
Beware of people who give you tips
Why I am not afraid of losing money in my investment?
Know your own limits and rules of the game.

My Market Analysis

STI Index
Comparison between 1998-2000 and 2008-2000
STI Index movement
Prediction from Oct 2009 to 2011
Reason Why Gold might be a good investment
EUR/USD 10 years chart
Will it go up or down?
Taiji Symbol VS S&P 500
S&P 500 25 years chart
True value of S&P 500
Based on dollar index from 1988 to 2009
US Dollar Index
Using Taiji to Analyse
S&P(2007 to 2009) VS NIKKEI (1990 to 1992)
Is there any similarity?


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Saturday, March 13, 2010

Seven Habits of Highly Profitable Investor 1: Be Proactive

To be a highly profitable investor, we must be proactive in every aspect in our investing life.

Firstly, we must be proactive in learning how to invest by yourself rather than dependent on other. The worst thing to do is to let people invest for you as people will not be responsible for your losses. Also you must not ask for tips from your relative, friend, colleague or even your broker. Remember no one is to be trusted. All the investment must be based on your own decision and own your analysis.

Secondly, we must be proactive in learning how to select your stocks based on the fundamental of the companies. Don’t invest in anything that you never hear or have little knowledge in it. Spend some time understand the company financial status by reading the annual report. Remember, don’t ever invest in companies that have been losing money or facing bankruptcy.

Thirdly, we must be proactive to derive your own way to calculate the buying price and selling price for stocks that you are interested in. This is to prevent you to buy at a high price or sell at a low price. As for me, I will normally base on yield of the stocks and basic Technical Analysis (TA) to determine the buying price and selling price. For others, they may have other way to doing the calculation.

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