The Weekly Nibble: REITs Versus Stocks

Here are some of the most interesting articles that have appeared on the Motley Fool Singapore’s website this week.

1. Why Unprofitable Companies Can Still Generate Cash?

My Foolish colleague, Jeremy Chia, investigates why some companies can show losses on their income statements but still bring in the cash.

In his article, he looks at three ways in which such a “phenomenon” can occur. Can you think of other ways?

2. Differences Between Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) and Stocks

Have you wondered what the pros and cons of investing in REITs versus investing in stocks are? Wonder no more as Jeremy Chia explores the ins and outs of the two investment vehicles.

a) For REITs – click here

b) For stocks – click here

3. A Primer on Data Centres

Using Keppel DC REIT (SGX: ABJU) as an example, Chin Hui Leong gives us a quick tour of what data centres are and why they are required. I am sure you will learn a thing or two just like I have, so do check out his articles below:

a) Keppel DC REIT: What Are Data Centres Anyway? – head here

b) Keppel DC REIT: What is a Data Centre, Again? – head here

c) Keppel DC REIT: Why Are Data Centres Needed Anyway? – head 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 contributor Sudhan P doesn’t own shares in any companies mentioned.