Archive for November, 2007

Stocks Investing – don’t run naked with the crowds

StockTube had said previously that investors shouldn’t run naked but take their own sweet time to put on their clothes so that nobody could call you cuckoo. Speculators or gamblers on the other side ran helter skelter and unfortunately investors whose emotion were put to test decided to join in the crowd, most of them […]

... written on Nov 30 2007

Delayed Toll Hike – bait for voters before election

One of the most spectacular things you can find amongst the politicians in Malaysia is the way they talk faster (output) than what their brain machines could process (input). Most of the government controlled-media reported news that the Cabinet has agreed not to raise the toll charges at four main highways, including the North-South Expressway […]

... written on Nov 28 2007

Second attempt to delist E&O Property by the parent

One of my property stocks, Eastern and Oriental, has requested suspension on the shares trade of both the parent and its subsidiaries. Eastern & Oriental Berhad (KLSE: E&O, stock-code 3417) has signaled a major corporate transaction involving itself (parent) and its property arm, E & O Property Development Berhad (KLSE: E&OPROP, stock-code 3468). It was […]

... written on Nov 27 2007

Compare prices for best deal this Christmas

Electronic Games such as Nintendo Wii, Xbox or Playstation are the favorites and hot-selling items during the year-end holiday Christmas. These are just a small portion of other holiday gifts which could sell-off before you can blink your eyes. Thanks to internet grabbing a piece of the items online proved to be a valuable alternative […]

... written on Nov 27 2007

Two Major Rallies within 1 month – great score for PM

Boy! You should see the face of the Malaysian Prime Minister Abdullah Badawi when he was giving his opinion about Sunday’s rally by thousands of minority Indians. After Hindraf (Hindu Rights Action Force) filed a $4 trillion lawsuit against the British Government in London, August 2007, it raised eyebrows because of the huge amount of […]

... written on Nov 26 2007

After MAGNUM’s privatization will BJTOTO follows?

The recent privatization announcement involving yet another sector, number forecast operator (NFO), has created some excitements since the stock market took the plunge taking the cue from U.S. continuous sub-prime worries. Magnum Corp Berhad, the oldest NFO in Malaysia is set to be taken private by its largest shareholder Multi-Purpose Holdings Berhad (KLSE: MPHB, stock-code […]

... written on Nov 24 2007

Asia’s downsizing waves from CA, finally

Mention CA (Computer Associates) and the next thing that comes to your mind is the co-founder Charles Wang. He was born in Shanghai, China, and moved to New York when he was eight years old. At the age of 31, Charles Wang started Computer Associates. But those were not what made him famous. What he […]

... written on Nov 23 2007

Stock Market has become extra emotional

Holiday mood is gaining momentum and judging by how the investors sold their equities, Thanksgiving will be another excuse for stock market to head south. In time of uncertainties coupled with long holiday it’s just too hard to convince investors to long. The 13,000 Dow’s mark is still a crucial point to note and as […]

... written on Nov 22 2007

VW-Proton talks ended, sensitive issue during Election

Just when everyone thought struggling Malaysian carmaker would ink the deal with foreign partner Volkswagen, the bleeding Proton Holdings Bhd (KLSE: PROTON, stock-code 5304) suddenly call off the negotiation. Although this was the second time in two years that VW-Proton talks over cooperation have ended without a deal, VW said it still planned to build […]

... written on Nov 20 2007

Bear is leading but Bull is trying very hard indeed

When one of the top 10 stocks that moves the index of Dow Jones was being downgraded or kept being flushed into toilet with not-so-good news, you can expect the overall stock markets to be volatile. Coupled with bearish sentiments, you just can’t beat the bear no matter how slow it moves around. This is […]

... written on Nov 19 2007

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