Financially Savvy

Parsing goodwill when valuing intangible assets

Intangible assets have grown in value and importance over the past few decades and this trend is expected to rise.


The economy cannot function without giving and goodwill

SINGAPORE (May 20): As a French citizen, I was deeply affected by the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, and was happy and surprised that many people contributed generously to its reconstruction. But I do not understand why, while we were able to coll

Broker's Calls

Strong fundamentals keep SATS grounded in robust long-term outlook

SINGAPORE (May 22): UOB Kay Hian is keeping SATS at “hold” with a higher target price of $5.05 from $4.60 previously after the airline gateway services and food solutions provider reported $67 million in earnings for the fourth quarter ended March 31.

Broker's Calls

More impairments ahead for this O&G company

SINGAPORE (Nov 8): OCBC Investment Research is maintaining its “hold” rating on PACC Offshore Services Holdings with a fair value of 30 cents, in anticipation of further impairments going forward.

5 hurdles for SingPost’s FY17 earnings

SINGAPORE (July 25): UOB Kay Hian has downgraded its rating for Singapore Post (SingPost) from “buy” to “hold”, while lowering its target price from $2.25 to $1.64 respectively.