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The Weekly Nibble: Shares That Can Withstand a Stock Market Downturn

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

3 Companies Which Will Let You Sleep Well During A Market Downturn

Companies that can withstand the tough times usually possess a healthy balance sheet and generate copious amounts of free cash flow. These firms also tend to do better than businesses with lots of debt. In this article, Chin Hui Leong and Royston Yang jointly analyse three companies that are could give investors a peace of mind during downturns.

CapitaLand Limited Is Trading Close To Its 52-Week Low Price: Is It Cheap?

CapitaLand Limited (SGX: C31) is one of Asia’s largest real estate companies with a global portfolio of over S$93 billion, as of 30 June 2018. It owns integrated developments, shopping malls, offices, and real estate investment trusts (REITs), among others.

Lawrence Nga investigates if the property giant is cheap by comparing its price-to-book ratio, price-to-earnings ratio, and dividend yield with that of the market.

Why You Should Not Fear Sharp Share Price Movements

Warren Buffett once commented:

“Be fearful when others are greedy and greedy when others are fearful.”

Right now, the market is fearful due to various reasons. However, should we be greedy? Find out from Royston Yang’s article.

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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.