Going On A Stock Diet And Mostly Doing Nothing During Q1 2021

2021 has been an interesting start to say the least. For those invested in the US market, the market has been extending its continued bull run. EV Counters like Tesla and Nio continue to hit all time high, and other popular gainers in the past few weeks include Lemonade, Baidu, and other hot SPAC stocks. …

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Ark Greatly Affects Our Strategy – Here’s How We Are Investing Moving Forward

Over the past few weeks, we were consuming even more content around the US market and we thought we wanted to share more about what we learnt and how that is shaping our capital allocation moving forward. The main content we were consuming were those by Ark Invest's Cathie Wood. We can only say we …

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We Bought Tesla At Its All Time High Even After It Grew +500% The Past 12 Months

Earlier last week, Mr Budget finally made the call to initiate a position on Tesla, despite its insane price level, and we wanted to pen down our quick post mortem thoughts on the counter. For some context, Tesla, which is well known for producing its electric cars, also manufactures battery energy storage, solar panel and …

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Our Take On Syfe’s New Equity100 Portfolio And How We Will Be Investing In It

So one of the relatively bigger finance news these few days is the launch of a new 100% global equity portfolio by Syfe, called the Equity100 portfolio.  As one of the early adopters of Syfe, we are definitely excited when we hear this news. One of the reason why we are excited is for this …

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What Have We Done This Month Towards Our Financial Goals – January 2020

So January has came and gone now. While everyone else is doing a monthly portfolio update, we thought it is more meaningful to document what we have done this month towards our financial goals. Mr BudgetPosition Added: MNACT, Syfe, CPF SA Take Profit: N/AMrs BudgetPosition Added: N/A Take Profit: N/A Here’s a graphical representation of …

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Thailand Returned 300% More Than Singapore In Past 10 Years And That Intrigued us

While browsing around the web for news, Mr Budget came across these tables that I thought would be interesting to document it here. The first compares the 2019 global market returns, ranked best to worst, with its 2018 return as a comparison. The second is global total returns for the 2010s decade. Source Some interesting …

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New Investing Rule – Only Invest In Dividend Paying Companies

Mr Budget recently came across a thread on Quora which is quite interesting - What is the wisest financial advise you have heard from a rich person.  According to Mr Wonderful, one of the sharks of Shark Tank, he follows a few investing rules: If a company has no cash-flow, don’t invest! A company without …

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