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The Weekly Nibble: Blue-Chip Stock Ideas For Your Portfolio

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

1. 3 Top Singapore Blue-Chip Stocks You Can Buy Right Now

In this article, I look at the best Straits Times Index (SGX: ^STI) companies that you can consider for your portfolio. The blue-chips were picked due to their strong earnings growth and high returns on equity, among other factors. Jump into the article (link here again) to know more.

Companies discussed in the article: Hongkong Land Holdings Limited (SGX: H78), Venture Corporation Ltd (SGX: V03) and Singapore Exchange Limited (SGX: S68).

2. These 10 Singapore Companies Are Value Stocks, According To The FTSE Value-Stocks ASEAN Index

Recently, the Singapore Exchange released a report on the performances of 10 Singapore companies that are part of the FTSE Value-Stocks ASEAN Index. The index includes plenty of blue-chip stocks as well. My Foolish colleagues, Chin Hui Leong and Esjay, jointly explored the 10 companies of the index in a two-part series.

Stocks included in the second part of the series (article link here again): Mapletree Logistics Trust (SGX: M44U), Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp Limited (SGX: O39), Singapore Telecommunications Limited (SGX: Z74), United Overseas Bank Ltd (SGX: U11) and Venture Corporation Ltd.

3. A Look at Temasek’s Top 5 US-Listed Shares

Temasek, which began its operations in 1974, is one of Singapore government’s investment arms. It is an active investor in both local and foreign companies. As of 31 March 2018, Temasek’s portfolio value stood at S$308 billion.

Last week, the global investment company filed a 13F filing on all the US securities that it currently has. The 13F is a quarterly report filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission by institutional investment managers with US$100 million or more in equity assets under management.

In his article, Jeremy Chia presented the top five US-listed companies owned by Temasek after looking through the 13F filing (link here again).

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The information provided is for general information purposes only and is not intended to be personalised investment or financial advice. The Motley Fool Singapore has recommended shares of Hongkong Land Holdings Limited, Singapore Exchange Limited and United Overseas Bank. Motley Fool Singapore contributor Sudhan P owns shares in Hongkong Land Holdings Limited and Singapore Exchange Limited.