Archive for April, 2008

Stocks do not go linear – Scalp your way to make money

There are many ways to skin a cat and in stocks investing or option trading, it applies perfectly. Even though it is said that the cat has nine lives I’ve pretty sure there’re more than nine ways to making money from stocks markets although by comparison I might only have 10 percent the intelligence of […]

... written on Apr 13 2008

Pocket Money for the weekend but Bad Habits Never Die

Don’t you hate it when the stock tends to go higher right “after” you lock-in the profit on your long-position or go even lower right “after” you did the same on your short-position? It happened donkey of times and I believe there’s no reason why it won’t happens again in future. I was talking about […]

... written on Apr 11 2008

Litrak Capital Repayment, a nice way to suck money out

Mahathir Mohamad, the former Prime Minister of Malaysia admitted his Cabinet’s stupidity about a year ago when he said the government has erred in signing the toll concession agreements. Early 2007 he said “This is one of thing that we need to correct. What you have is a cabinet which is not very knowledgeable all […]

... written on Apr 10 2008

Oil prices at $112, another $18 to reach $130 a barrel

The global oil prices will be touching $130 a barrel pretty soon. Ouch! That hurts but *yawn* are you sure it’s not just another prediction or myth? I know Malaysian Prime Minister Abdullah Badawi doesn’t like what I’ve written. Petronas could hardly laugh because in spite of the new crude oil’s record that topped $112.21 […]

... written on Apr 10 2008

Astro to buck-up? Wait till the Sun rises from the West

Although Astro monopolizes the paid-television market in Malaysia not many investors like the stock, at least not me especially after the company tried to put its foot onto Indonesian soil. Just ask any of the existing Astro All Asia Network Plc (KLSE: ASTRO, stock-code 5076) customers and chances are majority of them will give their […]

... written on Apr 09 2008

Make Money from Apple, Early Birds get the Worms

If you’ve positions in Apple Inc., either stocks or “Call Option”, you should be celebrating by now especially if you noticed now the stock performed yesterday, Monday 8th Apr 2008. Never mind that the stock reversed its’ uptrend afternoon as it has jumped more than $10 bucks over the last five days. So it only […]

... written on Apr 08 2008

Slow and Complacent Yahoo gets 3-week Deadline

Three weeks for Yahoo to accept its $41 billion buyout offer or else face the music of a hostile takeover at a less attractive price – that’s the deadline given by Microsoft in its letter sent on 5th Apr 2008. The hostile takeover mentioned was referring to the proxy fight including nomination of a new […]

... written on Apr 06 2008

Time to make money trading Apple stock, are you ready?

Apple Inc.’s (Nasdaq: AAPL, stock) next confirmed earning announcement is on 23rd Apr 2008, slightly less than three-weeks away. Assuming the Dow Jones could floats above 12,000, this stock that tumbled from it highest of $202 to lowest of $115 a share seems to be ready for the next wave. I blogged how I mauled […]

... written on Apr 04 2008

Stocks Investing – read more blogs than local media

Blogging in Malaysia seems to have scores another milestone – reported Utusan Malaysa, possibly the most bias government-controlled print media exist today. If not for the recent 12th general election which saw the National Front led by Prime Minister Abdullah Badawi crumbled with shameful defeat, I believe Malaysian bloggers will still be looked down upon, […]

... written on Apr 03 2008

Hanky-Panky in Maybank-BII deal? How about MAS?

Everyone thought Malayan Banking Berhad (KLSE: MAYBANK, stock-code 1155) was a sucker for draining its coffer to the tune of US$2.7 billion to buy a financial-weak PT Bank Internasional Indonesia (JAK: BNII). Almost all analysts thought it was too pricey and were scrambling to cut Maybank’s rating. Investors who invest based on dividend cried foul […]

... written on Apr 02 2008

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