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Glove-makers achieving 'supernormal' earnings, but will the trend continue?

SINGAPORE (June 19): Thanks to Covid-19, personal protective gear are now red-hot commodities. Investors and analysts have also jumped onto the bandwagon, scooping them up with fervour.

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Is Bursa the new TINA, with gambling outlets closed?

(May 22): Trading on Bursa Malaysia came under the spotlight in the last two weeks, when amid prevailing uncertainties — and the steady stream of dismal economic and corporate earnings news flow —

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Riverstone's gloves remains a hot investment to wear and invest in, say analysts

SINGAPORE (May 13): Earnings of Malaysia-based glove and face mask manufacturer Riverstone Holdings soared 54.3% to RM46.6 million ($15.2 million) in 1Q20, from RM30.2 million a year ago,

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Frasers Centrepoint Trust a promising investment, despite decline in retail sales : KGI

SINGAPORE (May 12): Amid a subdued economic environment and footfall at retail spaces following the circuit breaker measures, KGI analyst Joel Ng has an “outperform” call on Frasers Centr

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Yet another stock-market scam - mini-tender offers

(May 8): When an offer appears too good to be true, it usually is. We were reminded of this little bit of wisdom just this week.

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Stay with the strongest developers as weaker ones could cut selling prices

SINGAPORE (May 8): As showflats and construction sites fall silent due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we look at which developers have the strongest balance sheets and the ability to survive a drastic f

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As REITs pare dividends to conserve cash, which ones should investors buy?

SINGAPORE (Apr 24): REITs in Singapore have been forced to factor in uncertainties as the Covid-19 outbreak lingers, resulting in a need to conserve cash through lowering dividend payouts. 

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Which will remain in 12 months' time - the Covid-19 pandemic or the effects of the stimulus?

(Apr 17): Global stock markets appear to have stabilised somewhat from the Covid-19 pandemic-induced freefall, from late February to the better part of March.

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There is also light at the end of the tunnel

SINGAPORE (Apr 3): The world is still playing catch-up with the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Gloves a hot investment in Covid-19 crisis

SINGAPORE (Apr 3): Personal protective gear has become today’s hottest commodity. Face mask and glove makers are struggling to meet the surge in demand from both hospitals and consumers alike.

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