IQGROUP – My conversation with the Devil

“Graham’s image of Mr. Market, probably the most brilliant metaphor ever created for explaining how stocks can become mispriced. The manic depressive Mr. Market does not always price stocks the way an appraiser or a private buyer would value a business. Instead, when a stocks are going up, he happily Continue Reading

AJIYA – Redefining Speculation

Just like the word Investment, Speculation has different meaning to different persons. The funny thing is, almost everyone involved in financial market like to pride themselves as Investors (or Traders), and none of them would regard themselves as Speculators. Cambridge dictionary define Speculation as “the activity of guessing possible answers to a question without having enough Continue Reading

Let’s talk about profit margin

Today we are going to talk a little bit about profit margin and how does it affect the profitability of a business. In general, profit margin tells us how much money can the company earn for every dollar of sales. While doing analysis for a company, we will come across Continue Reading

Net-net Stock: One man’s trash, another man’s treasure.

My dad has an old friend called Ah Cheong. Ah Cheong lives most part of his life as a mechanic, by operating a small workshop with two apprentices, until his age caught up with him and he decided to retire. The day he closed his workshop, my dad dramatically said Continue Reading