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3 Things You Need To Know About the Singapore Share Market Today

Welcome to Monday evening! Here are three things about Singapore’s share market and investing in general that you might want to look at today and over the rest of the week.

1. Investing quotes from the masters can be a great, succinct way to remind us about what’s truly important in the subject. I’ve recently shared three of my favourites – check them out here.

2. Ezra Holdings Limited (SGX: 5DN) and Noble Group Limited (SGX: N21) are two shares in Singapore which have seen their share prices fall really hard lately. Some think short-sellers should bear most of the blame. But, I think that both companies should be the ones shouldering the bulk of the blame for their dismal share price performance of late. Why? The short answer is that their business results have been very poor over the past few years. For a longer answer, hit the link here.

3. The Return on Equity metric is an important figure which can tell us how well managed a company is and the possibility of a firm possessing a strong economic moat. There are even more insights about a company which we can obtain if we break down the Return on Equity into its individual components. My colleague Chin Hui Leong had dug deep into the topic recently using Sheng Siong Group Ltd (SGX: OV8) as an example, so you can jump in here to find out more.

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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 Chong Ser Jing doesn't own shares in any companies mentioned.