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The Weekly Nibble: First Real Estate Investment Trust’s Unit Price Rout

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

Why Did First Real Estate Investment Trust’s Unit Price Plunge Yesterday?

First Real Estate Investment Trust (SGX: AW9U) is a healthcare real estate investment trust (REIT) which owns 20 properties — mostly healthcare-related —in Indonesia, Singapore and South Korea. Most of the REIT’s assets are located in Indonesia.

On Monday and Tuesday this week, the REIT’s unit price plummeted more than 15% to a low of S$0.92 on 20 November.  What could be the reason behind the sudden fall? Jeremy Chia investigates in his article.

Which Singapore-Listed Bank Is Cheaper Than The Stock Market Now?

In this article, I look at the price-to-book ratio, price-to-earnings ratio and dividend yield of the trio of banks listed here and compare them with the market’s valuation. The exercise aims to determine which bank could make a bargain share amid the weak stock market. Do jump into the article to know more.

2 REITs With More Than 8% Yields That Could Make Great Investments

Jeremy looks at two REITs that have above 8% distribution yields that could make great long-term investments. One of the REIT owns specialised and e-commerce logistics properties while the other has four outlet malls in its portfolio. Both REITs, though, have a focus on China, the world’s second-largest economy.

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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 units of First REIT. Motley Fool Singapore contributor Sudhan P doesn’t own shares in any companies mentioned.