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The Weekly Nibble: Dividends, Where Art Thou?

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

1. Your Complete Singapore Telecommunications Limited Dividend Guide

Singapore Telecommunications Limited (SGX: Z74), better known as Singtel, is one of the three major telcos listed on our local stock market.

At its current share price of S$3.24, Singtel has a dividend yield of 5.4%, which is higher than the market average. Due to Singtel’s popularity as an income stock, we have produced a complete dividend guide on it. The guide includes information on Singtel’s dividend history, dividend guidance, and dividend sustainability, among other aspects on the company’s dividend. Do check out the article (link here again) to find out more.

2. 2 REITs With Steady Track Records That Have Delivered Higher Distributions This Year

Jeremy Chia, in his article, explores two real estate investment trusts (REITs) that have managed to deliver higher distributions per unit for their latest financial periods. One is a healthcare REIT while the other is a retail REIT focused on China.

You can jump into the article (link here again) to know about the REITs and their track records.

3. DBS Group Holdings Ltd Is Down By 19% From Its Peak: Is It Cheap Now?

DBS Group Holdings Ltd (SGX: D05) was recently awarded the Best Bank in the World title by Global Finance, which is a first for a Singapore and Asian bank. Joseph D. Giarraputo, publisher and editorial director of Global Finance, mentioned the following in a news release by DBS:

“To become the Best Bank in the World requires a special combination of safety and innovation in today’s rapidly evolving financial services industry. DBS Bank is pointing the way to the future for the entire industry with its digital transformation, strong financials and good corporate citizenship. Southeast Asia’s largest bank, and most valuable company, continues to win new customers by using its own technology to make banking simpler and more efficient.”

Despite its growing business and market presence, DBS’s share price has not done well lately. Could its shares be of value for investors? Lawrence Nga investigates in his article (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 DBS Group Holdings Ltd. Motley Fool Singapore contributor Sudhan P doesn’t own shares in any companies mentioned.