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Chong Ser Jing

Chong Ser Jing is a Writer and Analyst with The Motley Fool Singapore, providing analysis and coverage of Singapore's stock market on a daily basis. With more than 1,500 bylines under him at the Fool, he's also the co-author of a popular Singapore-themed investment book “Invest Lah! The Average Joe’s Guide To Investing.” Ser Jing graduated with honours in 2012 from the National University of Singapore’s Engineering Science Programme. But having been bitten by the investing bug since he was in his late teens, he decided to pursue a career in the investing world. With a desire to help Singaporeans (and the world!) invest better, he found a home in The Motley Fool Singapore. When he’s not busy digging through company reports and writing about his thoughts on investing, he can be found diving, playing music, running, or engaged in football with his mates.

Why ESR-REIT’s Future Dividends Are At Risk

ESR-REIT (SGX:J91U) has a poor track record of growing its distributions and its financial health is weakening. More »

Better Buy: City Developments vs. Hongkong Land

A comparison of City Developments Limited (SGX:C09) and Hongkong Land Holdings Limited (SGX:H78) to see which could be the better investment. More »

Why StarHub’s Dividends Are in Danger

There are three reasons why StarHub Ltd’s (SGX:CC3) future dividends are in danger of falling.  More »

Better Insurance Stock: Great Eastern vs. Ping An Insurance Group Co

Which will be the better investment for the next five years? Great Eastern Holding Limited (SGX:G07) or Ping An Insurance Group Co (SEHK:2318)? More »

Better Buy: Mapletree Logistics Trust vs Cache Logistics Trust

Comparing the business fundamentals of Mapletree Logistics Trust (SGX:M44U) and Cache Logistics Trust (SGX:K2LU) to see which could be the better investment. More »

The Troubling State of Sembcorp Industries Limited’s Energy Business

The economics of Sembcorp Industries Limited's (SGX: U96) energy segment appears to have deteriorated significantly over time. More »

3 Reasons Why Cache Logistics Trust’s Dividend Will Likely Fall

Cache Logistics Trust (SGX:K2LU) has a poor track record of growth, its finances are weak, and the interests of its Manager are not aligned... More »

Better Investment: Ascendas REIT vs. Mapletree Industrial Trust

Comparing the business fundamentals of Ascendas REIT (SGX: A17U) and Mapletree Industrial Trust (SGX: ME8U) to see which could be the better investment. More »

1 Thing That Won’t Change in The Stock Market

A new investing paradigm may be coming, but I know one thing that’s not going to change in investing: Great companies will become more... More »

2 Simple Numbers To Help You Avoid Big Losers In The Stock Market

Tracking just two simple numbers from a company - its profit and its operating cash flow - could help you avoid big losers in... More »

Bad News: Investors Should Avoid SPH Shares

Singapore Press Holdings Limited's (SGX:T39) business is in trouble, past diversification attempts have failed, and the dividend looks unsustainable. Here's why. More »

Are Singapore’s Stocks Headed for a Crash?

Nobody knows if a crash is coming. But, our odds of long-term investing success are high, since the Singapore stock market has a reasonable... More »

The 1 Question You Need To Ask When Investing In Stocks

When investing in stocks, the critical question to ask isn’t “What’s a great stock to buy now?” The question should be “What stock should... More »

3 Things Stock Market Investors Must Know About Interest Rates

Don’t bother with interest rates - focus on the health and growth of the businesses that are behind the stocks.  More »