Mapletree Logistics Trust (SGX:M44U) – Why is the Logistics REIT in My ‘Shopping List’

One of the REITs in my ‘shopping list’ to add to my long-term investment portfolio is blue-chip REIT Mapletree Logistics Trust (SGX:M44U). In this post, you will find reasons why I like this REIT by looking at its historical financial performance, portfolio occupancy and debt profile, distribution payouts, and also its performances so far this year (i.e. Q1 FY2020/21)…

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Visa Inc. vs. Mastercard Incorporated – Which One to Invest in?

In today’s post, I have put the two digital payment companies’ historical top- and bottom-line performances, debt profile, and dividend payout side-by-side to compare which company has a better growth in these areas, along with which company is the ‘cheaper’ one in terms of their current valuations (based on their current traded prices…)

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Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) – An In-Depth Look at the Digital Payment Company

Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) is a digital payment company with its network spanning 150 currencies and in over 210 countries and territories. In today’s post, you will learn everything you need to know about the NYSE-listed company, including its businesses, its historical financial statements, debt profile, dividend payout, its current year results (so far), and finally, whether or not its current share price is considered cheap or expensive (based on its current vs. its historical valuations…)

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Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) – What You Need to Know about the Digital Payment Company

Another company I’m sure you’re familiar with is Visa Inc. (NYSE:V). In today’s post, I’d be sharing with you everything you need to know about the world’s leading digital payment company – from a brief introduction about its businesses, its historical financial performance, debt profile, and dividend payout, to its current year results so far, and finally, whether or not the current price of Visa Inc. is considered cheap or expensive…

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Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ:LULU) – Everything You Need to Know about the Athletic Apparel and Accessories Company

Known for its yoga-related products, Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ:LULU), those who practise the physical activity should be familiar with the brand. In my post about the company today, you will learn about everything you need to know about it – including its historical financial performance and debt profile, as well as the company’s current year results so far. On top of that, I will also be sharing whether or not the company’s current share price is considered cheap or expensive (based on its current vs. its historical valuations…)

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Does PayPal Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL) Make a Good Addition to Your Investment Portfolio?

For those of you who have been shopping online, you should be familiar with PayPal – where some merchants use the digital payments platform to receive payments for purchases online. In today’s post, I would like to share with you researches I have done about the NASDAQ-listed company – including a brief introduction about the company and its businesses, its historical financial performance and debt profile (over a 5-year period), as well as highlights of its latest first half results for FY2020 (compared against the same time period last year…)

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An In-Depth Look at Mapletree Industrial Trust (SGX:ME8U)

This morning (14 September 2020), The Edge Singapore reported that Mapletree Industrial Trust (SGX:ME8U) is acquiring a data centre and office building in the United States. I also understand that the acquisition is a yield-accretive one for the REIT. This brings me to today’s post, where you will find an in-depth look into the blue-chip REIT’s past financial performances, debt and portfolio occupancy profile, distribution payout, its latest Q1 FY2021 performance, along my personal thoughts sprinkled throughout the post…

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A Look at Singapore’s ‘Best REIT’ – Parkway Life REIT (SGX:C2PU)

Many classify Parkway Life REIT (SGX:C2PU) as the ‘best REIT in Singapore.’ It is also a REIT on my ‘shopping list.’ In my post today, I’d like to share aspects about this healthcare REIT that I fancy, and at the same time, one thing about it that I’m not too comfortable with…

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An Interview about My Investment Journey, Site, and Views about S-REITs’ Investor Relations

I recently did an email interview conducted by a project group from a local university to share my challenges faced as a retail investor, as well as in running this site (The Singaporean Investor), my investment criteria, along with my views on the engagement by the S-REITs’ investor relations (with unitholders.) I thought the questions were well asked and that you may be interested in my responses to them, and I sought their permission to publish it in today’s post…

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How about Adding Some ‘Flavour’ to Your Portfolio with McCormick & Company Inc.?

If you love cooking, or enjoy dining in restaurants serving western cuisine, you should be familiar with products by the US-listed McCormick & Company Inc. (NYSE:MKC), where they are the leader in flavouring products. In this post, you will learn everything you need to know about the company, including its historical financial performance, debt profile, dividend payout, current year performance (so far), and also whether or not the company’s current price is deemed to be cheap/expensive…

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