As from April 2013 my Journey in Investing is to create Retirement Income for Life till 80 years old for two over market cycles of Bull and Bear.

Welcome to Ministry of Wealth!

This blog is authored by an old multi-bagger blue chips stock picker uncle from HDB heartland!

"The market is not your mother. It consists of tough men and women who look for ways to take money away from you instead of pouring milk into your mouth." - Dr. Alexander Elder

"For the things we have to learn before we can do them, we learn by doing them." - Aristotle

It is here where I share with you how I did it! FREE Education in stock market wisdom.

Think Investing as Tug of War - Read more? Click and scroll down



Important Notice and Attention: If you are looking for such ideas; here is the wrong blog to visit.

Value Investing
Dividend/Income Investing
Technical Analysis and Charting
Stock Tips

Thursday, 21 June 2018

Temasek-linked firms lift dividends 40% to record S$9.3 billion

DBS accounts for almost half of total payout, Singtel S$2.8b and the rest S$2.2b


Sigh!

Uncle8888 sold way too early for Singtel, SATS and STE.

Cut losses for DBS during GFC! Hindsight still pain; but good investing lesson forward on how to mitigate emotional pain on psychology of money by exercising strict and tight money management and positioning sizing!

Losing smaller and losing bigger! Hell of difference in tahan!






























4 comments:

  1. Aiya Uncle8888, you should be getting fat dividends from Keppel & Sembcorp lah :)
    Plus u still got quite a bit of DBS left?

    Cut loss, yes ... but must also know when to buy back in mah...

    For individual blue chips, I try to have -15% or -20% trailing stops.

    Singtel price like 5.5 yrs ago; Comfortdelgro is like 4 yrs ago ... Like you said, even panadols also not enough.
    SMRT taken private in 2016 at 27% below its highest in 2010.

    ReplyDelete
  2. What if have sold almost everything?

    The pluses balance the minuses?

    i don't know.

    Only know not much time for OLD MAN like me to play around.

    ReplyDelete
  3. Some stocks seem to look attractive again.

    But wait, isn't the US trade war with China really kicks in on July 6?

    The real effects have not really reflected/affected in the economy yet.

    That's the current market news?

    ReplyDelete
  4. Ya i know.

    U will say market always reacted 3 to 6 months ahead of the real future economy.

    But what is the 'REAL Future Economy?

    ReplyDelete

Related Posts with Thumbnails