Financial reporting which revolves presentation of a company’s financial accounts allows investors to gain better insights into a company’s financial stability and thus assist in investment decision making. Public listed companies (PLC) are required by regulators to issue both Continue reading Things to look in QR/AR
Warrants Commentary (26 Mar to 30 Mar)
The Hang Seng Index (HSI) had a good start to the week after suffering a 3.8% loss in the previous week. On Monday and Tuesday, the HSI surged 1.6% in total as markets generally recovered from concerns about trade friction between the U.S. and China. However, on Wednesday, it tumbled 2.5% Continue reading Warrants over HSI and Sapura Energy draw investors’ interest
Warrants Commentary (19 Mar to 23 Mar)
The markets were volatile last week from concerns of the trade war between the U.S. and China, resulting in a whopping 1.63B units of warrants traded, valued at RM302.2M. As the Hang Seng Index (HSI) futures fell 4.1% Continue reading HSI warrants active in the face of volatile markets
Bitcoin was invented as open source software in 2009 by one or a group of people by the name Satoshi Nakamoto. Bitcoin is a form of cryptocurrency and worldwide payment system. Transactions via peer-to-peer system Continue reading Bitcoin, Killing the Market?
A dividend is a form of distribution via a portion of a company’s earnings, payable to its existing shareholders after given consent by the board of directors. Dividends can be paid by various methods such as cash Continue reading Dividend Yield
Warrants Commentary (5 Mar to 9 Mar)
Spotlight on Press Metal warrants
Warrant market activities quieted down last week with the overall warrants turnover down 18.0% to RM360.3M from RM439.1M a week ago. Hang Seng Index (HSI) warrants continued to lead the warrants space as traders were actively taking positions due to large swings in the HSI futures. Warrants over Press Metal Aluminium Holdings Berhad (Press Metal) were also Continue reading Spotlight on Press Metal warrants
In the recent World Capital Markets Symposium, hosted by the Securities Commission Malaysia, several announcements were made by the Prime Minister, YAB Najib Razak for the betterment of the Malaysian market. There were several announcements made, but today we are highlighting three important points that we believe would benefit both the market and investors.
First off, effective 1st of March 2018 for a period of three years, traders and investors trading on mid-small (MIDS) cap companies will be exempted from stamp duty payment Continue reading Time to Trade: of Exemptions and Short Selling
From today on, we will be bringing you weekly warrant commentaries! courtesy of our friends over at Macquarie Warrants!
Warrants Commentary (19 Feb to 23 Feb)
Warrants over Hibiscus in the limelight
Last week, the warrants market was active as investors returned from the Chinese New Year holiday. The overall warrants turnover jumped 124% to RM543.1M from RM242.0M in the previous week. Warrants over Malaysian counters stole the show last week, surpassing the Hang Seng Index (HSI) warrants which have been dominating the warrants space for the past few weeks. Continue reading Warrants over Hibiscus in the limelight
Fundamental analysis is the determination of the security’s value/intrinsic value/fair value. Fundamental investors select/pick stocks through two major types of fundamental analysis; Continue reading Selecting Stocks with Fundamental Analysis
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