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Broker's Calls

'Not yet shipshape', Singapore banks to face NIM squeeze, credit costs to taper off in 2H20: analysts

Singapore banks can expect lower net interest margins (NIMs) ahead though credit costs could ease in 2H2020.

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All work and no play makes Genting Singapore a dull stock

Analysts are rather muted on Genting Singapore (GENS) following its disappointing, but not surprising, results announcement on Aug 6.

Singapore economy

Maybank Kim Eng focuses on economy's 'building blocks' amid Covid-19 uncertainty

SINGAPORE (May 22): Economists were quick to compare the current economic woes to the 1997 Asian Financial Crisis (AFC) and the 2008-2009 Global Financial Crisis (GFC) But Thilan Wickramasinghe, he

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Maybank Kim Eng says ComfortDelGro's defensive revenue makes it a "buy"

SINGAPORE (May 18): Maybank Kim Eng has reinitiated coverage on ComfortDelGro with a “buy” call and price target of $1.99, thanks to its “defensive” revenue model, decent yield, and growth prospect

Covid-19 Solidarity Budget

Foreign worker levy rebates provide some relief, but retrenchments expected to spike

SINGAPORE (Apr 7): Singapore’s construction, shipyard and healthcare companies could see some relief from foreign worker levy rebates announced Monday as part of the Solidarity Budget.

When is the best time to buy and sell stocks

Investing 101

When is the best time to buy stocks?

SINGAPORE (Mar 12): There are two ways to navigate a market crash. You either buy now because stocks are underpriced, or you start selling because you want to reduce your losses.


Wuhan Coronavirus vs SARS: Which is deadlier for GDP growth?

SINGAPORE (Jan 30): The novel coronavirus is expected to infect more people than the 8,422 infected globally during the SARS outbreak back in 2002-2003, but the total number of deaths will likely b

Broker's Calls

Maybank upgrades Hi-P to 'hold' as recent SEAMCO acquisition opens doors to 'blue chip customer'

SINGAPORE (Oct 10): Maybank Kim Eng Research is bullish on Hi-P International, after the Mainboard-listed contract manufacturer’s recent acquisition opened doors for “immediate access to

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ST Engineering's strategic growth plan means more acquisitions, higher dividends: Maybank

SINGAPORE (Oct 9): Maybank Kim Eng Research is upgrading ST Engineering (STE) to a “buy” recommendation, from “hold” previously, and raising its target price by 4.7% to $4.50.

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