production capacity


The economics of toilet paper: an attempt to explain the madness

Like it or not, empty shelves in supermarkets is a sign of market failure.It implies an inefficient allocation of production capacity and distribution of goods and services.

Broker's Calls

Riverstone gets an upgrade on 1Q earnings surprise

SINGAPORE (May 5): Lim & Tan Securities is upgrading its call on Riverstone Holdings from “hold” to “buy” while upping its 2017 and 2018 net profit forecasts for RM140 million ($45.3 million) and RM 150 million respectively, from RM120 million and


Riverstone’s 3Q earnings drop 16% to $7 mil

SINGAPORE (Nov 9): Riverstone Holdings has reported earnings of RM20.8 million ($6.8 million) for 3QFY16, a 15.6% decrease from the earnings of RM35.3 million in 3QFY15.

Broker's Calls

UG Healthcare's ASP and gross margin have bottomed out. What's next?

SINGAPORE (Aug 29): Maybank Kim Eng is downgrading UG Healthcare to a “hold” with a lower target price of 37 cents from 52 cents previously, on lower second-half core growth and earnings expectations.