Archive for March, 2007

Lost Again – What Should DIGI Do Next?

As expected, DIGI.com Berhad (KLSE: DIGI, stock-code 6947) lost again in its’ bid to secure the WiMAX license to newcomers despite having the right people, financial strength, infrastructure and technical know-how. After losing the 3G bidding to loss-making Time DotCom Berhad (KLSE: TIMECOM, stock-code 5031), unlisted pay-TV operator MITV Corp, Maxis Communications Berhad (KLSE: MAXIS, […]

... written on Mar 16 2007

OPEC Maintain Production Level – Time to Make Money

Despite calls to pump more oils into the market that shows a tightening supply, OPEC (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries) ignored the concerns and decided to keep production at current level. With such decision, it is estimated the oil prices will have only one way to go during the coming spring in U.S. – […]

... written on Mar 16 2007

Ring Register & Run After QualComm Stock Heats Up

Qualcomm Inc. (Nasdaq: QCOM, stock) always give me the unexpected result whenever I invest in this stock. It will not think twice about giving you heart-attack, if you’re not ready to buy time-value during option trading. Though Qualcomm will gap-up after it beat earning estimate, most of the time it’s short-live. To add matter worse, […]

... written on Mar 15 2007

MAS Firefly – Will It FLY or Catches FIRE Midway?

Malaysian Airline System Berhad (KLSE: MAS, stock-code 3786) Wednesday said it is launching a new airline to be known as Firefly. Firefly, which will be managed by a separate management team, aims to begin operations with two Fokker 50 aircraft in early April 2007, the national flag carrier said in a statement. It will operate […]

... written on Mar 14 2007

Investing Stocks, Option Trading – U.S. & China's factor

U.S. stocks plunged again on Tuesday, sending Dow Jones down more than 240 points to their second-biggest drop in almost four years. In the already fragile economy, the news that lender New Century Financial Corp. (NYSE: NEW, stock), Accredited Home Lenders Holding Co. (NYSE: LEND, stock) and General Motors Acceptance Corp.’s residential unit are facing […]

... written on Mar 14 2007

Ford Selling-Off James Bond's Aston Martin

The Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F, stock) will raise $848 million toward its overhaul plan by selling Aston Martin, its British luxury sports car brand. Ford, which has owned at least 75 percent of Aston Martin since 1987, will retain a stake worth $77 million. David Richards, a former British racing champion together with American […]

... written on Mar 13 2007

AirAsia-X to Delay Long-Haul Flight to 2008

Earlier, most Malaysian were excited by the news that they might be able to “Fly To London At Less Than 3 Dollars”. Tony Fernandes was hailed as the hero who made the dream of “Everyone Can Fly” comes true. Tony was indeed the most-talked about man in 2006 with his successful turnaround of the once-ailing […]

... written on Mar 12 2007

Another Reason Why You Should Work With GOOGLE

Besides fixed salary, we normally will weight other perks benefits a company offers before we decide on a job. Contractual annual bonus is one of them, medical benefits could be another. If the company is a U.S. based, then stock option (though not attractive by today’s standard) would be a magnet to the company. But […]

... written on Mar 11 2007

Picking the Fruits of Valentine Investing – GUESS

When was the last time you able to recover your loss from a profitable investing trade due to both greed and global factors? I’m extreme lucky to experience this roller-coaster again (yes, I’ve tasted it before) this time, but please note that this can only happen if you’re investing in sound fundamental stocks. Guess?, Inc. […]

... written on Mar 11 2007

EON Capital to Become A Takeover Target Now?

There’re obvious and strong reasons why EON Capital Berhad (KLSE: EONCAP, stock-code 5266) showed such determination to acquire Rashid Hussain Bhd (KLSE : RHB, stock-code 1309) with its’ willingness to offer the highest price for RHB and RHB Capital Berhad (KLSE: RHBCAP, stock-code 1066) stock. It needs to become one of the biggest financial entity […]

... written on Mar 10 2007

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