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The Monthly Nibble: 3 Most Popular Articles in August

In case you have missed some of the best articles that have appeared on the Motley Fool Singapore’s website this month, here they are.

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

In this article, I dive into the top three blue-chip shares you can consider for the long run. The stocks were picked considering their strong earnings growth, healthy balance sheet, high return on equity and decent valuation. Jump into the article (link here again) to find out more.

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

2. Why Did AEM Holdings Ltd’s Share Price Plunge 40% Even Though Its Half Year Net Profit Jumped 43%?

AEM Holdings Ltd (SGX: AWX) provides handling and test solutions to the producers of microprocessors, high-speed communications, Internet of Things (IoT) devices, and solar cells.

Since late July, the company’s shares have plunged considerably to end at S$0.77 apiece on 29 August. The fall came in spite of AEM posting high growth in its net profit for the six months ended 30 June 2018.

My Foolish colleague, Jeremy Chia, investigates the possible reason behind the share price fall in his article (link here again).

3. It’s a Wrap: The Top 3 and Bottom 3 Blue-Chip Stocks for July

Want to know how the Straits Times Index (SGX: ^STI) performed last month, even though on one of the days, it fell 2%? Look no further.

In the article (link here again), on top of looking at the performance of the index, I took a look at the top three and bottom three performers.

Companies discussed in the article include Singapore Press Holdings Limited (SGX: T39), Jardine Strategic Holdings Limited (SGX: J37) and City Developments Limited (SGX: C09).

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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 AEM Holdings Ltd. Motley Fool Singapore contributor Sudhan P owns shares in Hongkong Land Holdings Limited and Singapore Exchange Limited.