3 Things You Need To Know About Investing This Week

Welcome to Sunday! Here are three things about investing in the share market that you might want to look at today and over the rest of next week.

1. There’s plenty of noise in the financial markets that serve no other purpose other than to distract you from your long-term investing goals.To deal with that, here are some tips from my colleague Chin Hui Leong on how you can tune out all that noise and focus on what truly matters.

2. Investing is most intelligent when it is most business-like. That’s a piece of wisdom from the legendary Benjamin Graham that has long been closely followed by many other great investors that came after him.Hui Leong had recently dug into the topic of the important business factors to consider for an investment. Jump in here to find out more.

3. The key to investing is to buy an asset at a price that’s lower than what it is really worth. But, there are times when seemingly cheap shares end up becoming even cheaper. My colleague Chong Ser Jing had recently walked through a few examples of cheap shares that ended up becoming expensive nightmares for investors and shared some lessons to be learnt from that. You cancheck them out here.

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The information provided is for general information purposes only and is not intended to be personalised investment or financial advice. Motley Fool Singapore writer Stanley Lim doesn't own shares in any company mentioned.