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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.

A Quick Look at Wilmar’s Results

Wilmar International Ltd (SGX: F34), Asia’s leading agriculture business group, released its full year results last week.  Sales saw an increase of 1.7% to US$45.5b... More »

One Way To Play The Next Building Boom

By the year 2030, the population of Singapore could reach 6.9 million. That could mean more houses may need to be built between now... More »

3 Shares That Beat the Market Today

With investors keeping a watchful eye over the Singapore Budget 2013 speech delivered at 3:30pm today, the Straits Times Index (SGX: ^STI) ended the... More »

A Look at Capitaland’s 2012 Results

Capitaland (SGX: C31), one of Asia’s largest real estate companies, released its full year results for Financial Year (FY) 2012 on 21 Feb 2013.... More »

“We Do Not Expect Any Surprises” – Really?

‘We do not expect any surprises’ is frequently used by forecasting experts when discussing the future state of the world on almost all aspects... More »

3 Shares That Beat The Market Today

Following last night’s 1% fall in the S&P 500 index in USA, the Straits Times Index (SGX: ^STI) saw red as well with a... More »

Look Around, Investing is Everywhere!

The following is based on a completely fictional character with real-life businesses – any coincidences are Foolishly coincidental. The Protagonist: John Tan works in... More »

3 Shares That Beat the Market Today

The Straits Times Index (SGX: ^STI) ended the day with a gain of 0.40% to close at 3,308.89 points following the S&P 500 closing... More »

Dividends – A Long Term Investor’s Best Friend?

Supporters of long-term investing will often point to massive capital gains built up over many years to prove their point– just ask investors who... More »

Insiders are Buying: Let’s take a Peek

One of the best Mutual Fund managers in America, Peter Lynch, once wrote in his best-selling investment book One Up on Wall Street that... More »

3 Tips to Make You a Better Investor

There are many great investment websites and books out there that can teach you how to become a better investor. However, all that reading... More »

Predicting Outcomes for the Year of the Snake.. Or Not?

It’s the Year of the Snake.  The water snake to be precise.  There are many predictions that have emerged, and depending on your zodiac... More »

Not All Dividends are Created Equal

Dividends are a great source of return for investors – just ask Warren Buffett, Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK-A). In 2011 Berkshire received... More »

Making the Most of Your CPF

Your Central Provident Fund (CPF) can make a huge difference to your retirement. As it stands, most people in Singapore use the money in... More »