The Malaysian stock market is expected to remain on a purple patch leading up the upcoming 14th General Election, which may be held by end of 1Q2018 or in early 2Q2018. As it is, the key index has climbed above the 1,800 points level amid the expectations of a Continue reading 1Q2018 Market Outlook – All Eyes on Election
Last week we talked about Bonus Issues & Stock Splits, this time we’re looking at something different. Sometimes it is essential to understand corporate actions, as they do indeed shape how traders or investors react Continue reading Corporate Actions: Mergers & Acquisition
The Various Types Of Corporate Actions
Corporate actions are proposed and initiated by a company’s board of directors and authorised by the shareholders. Some corporate actions might have a direct/indirect impact on the shareholder’s wealth. Some corporate actions may require shareholders’ approval at the Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) as well. Continue reading Corporate Actions: of Bonuses & Splits
A trading strategy involves establishing a set of criteria for trade entry/exit. It usually involves stock filters, triggers, time frames Continue reading Strategizing your trading plan
In life sometimes it’s good to take risk, but we have to always be prepared for the consequences. This idea applies to the market as well, whenever we select a stock there are underlying risks, the only difference is the size of the risk. However, these risks can be compensated by rewards Continue reading Risk & Reward Ratio
A candlestick chart is also known as the Japanese Candlestick chart. It is used to deliver 4 important information which is opening price, highest price, lowest price and the closing price. It is flexible and can be customised into minutes, hourly chart, daily chart, weekly chart or monthly base on traders preference. Continue reading Doji: A dodgy candlestick
This week we met up with our Dealing Director, Mr CS Tan to get the insights of being in the industry and his very own footsteps. He came from a little different background as what most of us started off as he began with his involvement in a bank’s internal audit in the stockbroking department. That was where he got his involvement in the market Continue reading I am CS Tan, this is my trading strategy.
What do you think when you think MACD? Continue reading What is MACD?
How often do you contact you dealer? daily? weekly? monthly? Well no matter how frequent, it is a dealer’s job to assist their clients that are in the market. Though, do you often wonder.. what does a dealer actually do? Do they magically Continue reading It’s a Broker’s Life.
The budget was tabled by our Prime Minister last Friday, it is touted as a people centric and populist budget ahead of the coming general elections in 2018. Budget 2018 continues to highlight the government’s plan to tackle the high living cost and home ownership issues. Carrying the theme Prospering An Inclusive Economy, Balancing Between Wordly And Hereafter, For The Wellbeing Of Rakyat, Towards The TN50 Aspiration is the third series of the five Budgets under the 11th Malaysia Plan, before Malaysia transforms into a high-income and advanced economy by 2020. Continue reading Budget 2018 – One for the Masses