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The Weekly Nibble: Blue-Chip Companies and the Latest Property Cooling Measures

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

7 Blue-Chip Stocks That Might Be Affected By The New Property Cooling Measures

Last week, the Singapore government announced new property cooling measures to raise the Additional Buyer’s Stamp Duty rates and tighten the Loan-to-Value limits for residential property purchases.

As a result, many real estate and banks stocks fell hard, including the blue-chips.

In his article here, Jeremy Chia explores the Straits Times Index (SGX: ^STI) stocks that might be affected by the latest measures and the reasons why.

5 Reasons Why Investors Might Consider Investing In Thai Beverage Public Company Limited Now

Since hitting a 2018 share price peak of S$0.94 in January, Thai Beverage Public Company Limited (SGX: Y92) shares have plummeted some 22% to S$0.73 apiece on Thursday (12 July).

Despite the fall in share price, Lawrence Nga shows us why the firm should do well in the longer term. Jump in here to find out more.

Questions to Ask When Evaluating Dividend Stocks

The dividend yield of a company tells us nothing about its dividend sustainability.

A high yielding firm could be trading at an astronomical dividend yield as it may have a troubling future ahead.

Esjay, in his two-part series, tells us the questions to ask when researching on income stocks. The first part of the series can be found here and the second one 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.