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The Weekly Nibble: Chinese New Year Goodies

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

2 Singapore Shares That Might Give Investors Big Ang Paos For The Pig Year

We welcomed the Year of the Pig this week.

In light of the festive period, my Foolish colleague, Lawrence Nga, shares with us two Singapore-listed companies that could reward shareholders in the new year. Jump into the article to know more.

What Does the Year of the Pig Bring for the Stock Market?

The Pig year does not look good with regards to economic growth and stock market performance, according to Feng Shui experts. However, that does not mean we should avoid investing in shares this year. Find out why from the article.

3 Effective Methods To Hunt For Investment Ideas

Here, Royston Yang explores three ways investors can filter the massive universe of shares to focus on ideas which are worth investing in.

Is Investing Just All About Numbers?

If you thought investing was all about the quantitative aspects, think again.

Investing also involves exploring qualitative factors, such as looking into management, and industry prospects. And who can forget the psychological aspects, which are neglected by many investors?

Is Mapletree Logistics Trust or Mapletree Industrial Trust a Better Buy Now? Part 3

Mapletree Logistics Trust (SGX: M44U) and Mapletree Industrial Trust (SGX: ME8U) are two real estate investment trusts (REITs) that are linked to the same sponsor, Mapletree Investments Pte Ltd. However, which of the two is the more attractive REIT?

Lawrence compares their track records of distribution per unit growth in the past five years, their debt profiles and valuations to find the better candidate in a three-part series.

In this third part, he looked at the valuations of the REITs by evaluating their price-to-book ratios and distribution yields and came to an overall conclusion.

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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 contributor Sudhan P doesn’t own shares in any companies mentioned. The Motley Fool Singapore recommends Mapletree Industrial Trust.