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UMS Holdings gets buys all around as analysts expect a strong semiconductor industry recovery

SINGAPORE (Feb 26): The Covid-19 outbreak has caused disruption in the operations of many electronics manufacturers, but UMS Holdings is seen to be able to brave through the storm.

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Diversified ST Engineering could see earnings growth despite coronavirus impact: analysts

SINGAPORE (Feb 25): Despite the worsening spread of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19), analysts are confident that the impact on ST Engineering (STE) will be limited.

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Dividend yields for Singapore banks climb above 5%, but is this the right time to buy?

SINGAPORE (Feb 24): Banks appear to have had a good run in FY2019, as DBS, OCBC and UOB lifted their dividends by 10%, 22% and 8.3% respectively. 

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Lian Beng offers safe harbour in economy troubled by Covid-19

SINGAPORE (Feb 21): A Bloomberg columnist says it succinctly. “The novel coronavirus Covid-19 causes flu-like symptoms in its patients.

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Avi-Tech started at 'buy' as analysts see greater demand ahead for burn-in services

SINGAPORE (Feb 20): Market watchers believe Avi-Tech Electronics is going places, as the burn-in tester hitches a ride on rising demand for its services on the back of emerging technologies such as

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Analysts see better year ahead as Bumitama Agri misses FY19 estimates

SINGAPORE (Feb 19): Analysts are keeping their “buy” recommendations on Bumitama Agri (BAL), despite the Indonesian-based oil palm plantation operator missing consensus earnings estimates by a long

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ThaiBev could fizzle out amid coronavirus outbreak, stiffer drunk driving penalties, but analysts unfazed

SINGAPORE (Feb 17): Following a positive set of results in 1QFY20 ended Dec 31, the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) could very well take the fizz out of Thai Beverage’s (ThaiBev) perfo

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Diversification, productivity improvements to help SATS weather the Covid-19 storm

SINGAPORE (Feb 17): SATS is one the companies that has to brace itself for the impact of a rapidly escalating Covid-19 situation. 

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Low prices, possible turnaround mean Genting Singapore investors could soon hit the jackpot

SINGAPORE (Feb 14): Since the onset of the Covid-19 virus, Genting Singapore’s (GENS) share price has fallen some 6.9% as investors feared the worst for the hospitality and entertainment sector. 

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STI components now vs 2003 shows volatility has yet to run its course

SINGAPORE (Feb 7): As of of Feb 5, 28 persons in Singapore have succumbed to the novel coro­navirus which originated from Wu­han city in China.

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