Category: SG Stocks And Shares

COVID-19 And The Markets

With COVID-19 spreading at a quick rate globally, global indices have seen a rout reflecting the gloom and fear of the impact of COVID-19 on economies. The S&P500 last week saw its fastest 10% correction from a record high as the OECD warns about g…

Trading Idea: Long SGD/TKX

Congrats to my friends who followed me on the previous trading call. Highest at 0.610TKX has broken the 0.500 mark. The entry point has shifted upwards; from 0.300 to 0.450With a strong trading momentum with increased trading volume, it may be possible…

Trading Idea: Long SGD/TKX

TKX has broken 100-day mark and it is gaining momentum.With the rising momentum and diminishing supply, it is expected to test the 0.500 mark.Also there are 2 higher bottoms formed over a period of 1 year from 10/02/19 till today.Looking at the market …

Trading Idea: Short Medtecs (546.SG)

1. diminishing volume and lower trading price.2. WHO did not declare an emergency indicates that it has not reached a critical point.3. China is in full force and effort to curb the Wuhan virusShort term traders may look to short and buy back within th…

Receive a $20 credit with CardUP

CardUP is my goto platform to charge my credit cards for insurance payments, IRAS payments for income and property tax and season parking. They charge a 2.6% fee for your transactions and you get credit card points/miles or rebates in return.In th…

Investing Idea: Buy DBS (D05)

1. The Wuhan virus has caused a correction in the markets.2. DBS is currently at the price near 100 Day Moving Average.3. Assuming a total of S$1 dividend for this year, at this price it is about approximately 4% dividend yield.Good entry for short ter…

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Available from 1 January 2020 to 31 March 2020, by clicking the promo link, you and I will receive $128 each.

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  1. This Credit Cards Sign-Up Promotion (the “Promotion”) is available from 1 January 2020 to 31 March 2020 (both dates inclusive) (the “Promotion Period“), unless otherwise extended or otherwise terminated in accordance with these terms and conditions. By participating in this Promotion, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.
Eligibility – New credit cardholders
  1. To qualify for this Promotion and receive the cashback available as set out in Clause 3 below:
    1. you must apply for one (1) of the following eligible cards (each an “Eligible Card”) issued by Standard Chartered Bank (Singapore) Limited (“Standard Chartered” or the “Bank”) as a principal cardholder (“Cardholder”):
      1. Unlimited Cashback Credit Card;
      2. Rewards+ Credit Card;
      3. Platinum Visa/Mastercard® Credit Card;
      4. Spree Credit Card;
      5. NUS Alumni Platinum Credit Card;
      6. Prudential Platinum Credit Card;
      7. Prudential Visa Signature Credit Card; or
      8. Priority Banking Visa Infinite Credit Card
    2. you must be a new Standard Chartered principal cardholder. In other words, you must not have any existing or previously cancelled credit cards in the last 12 months;
    3. Standard Chartered must receive your application for the Eligible Card within the Promotion Period. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Standard Chartered may continue to process any application received by Standard Chartered up to 14 calendar days after the end of the Promotion Period, and Standard Chartered shall retain the sole and absolute discretion to determine the eligibility of these applications and/or allow the said applications for the purposes of this Promotion on a case-to-case basis, subject to these terms and conditions;
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  2. Subject to these terms, if you satisfy all the eligibility criteria set out in Clause 2 above, you will be eligible to receive S$80 cashback (“New CC Cashback”), subject to the Previous Cashback Cap (as defined below in Clauses 5(b) and (c) below) if you have previously cancelled credit cards more than 12 months ago.
Eligibility – Existing credit cardholders
  1. If you:
    1. have at least one (1) existing principal credit card with the Bank at the point approval of your Eligible Card application or previously cancelled credit card(s) with the Bank in the last 12 months from the date the Eligible Card is approved; and
    2. satisfy all the eligibility criteria set out in Clauses 2(a), (c), (d), (e) and (f) above, you will be eligible to receive S$20 cashback (“Existing CC Cashback”) for the Eligible Card approved under the Promotion, subject to the Current Cashback Cap and Previous Cashback Cap (each as defined below in Clauses 5(b) and (c) below).
Cashback Cap
      1. The Current Cashback Cap and Previous Cashback Cap (each as defined in Clauses 5(b) and (c) below):
        1. includes any cashback; but
        2. does not include any vouchers / stored value cards / credits / any other sign-up gifts which are not in the form of cashback.
        received under any and all other credit card sign-up promotions with the Bank that you qualify for, whether prior or subsequent to your application pursuant to this Promotion
      2. The maximum aggregated amount of cashback that you may receive for this Promotion and all your subsequent credit card application(s) (where relevant) combined is capped at S$100 (“Current Cashback Cap”).
      3. If you have previously applied for credit card(s) with the Bank, the relevant cashback cap applicable for purposes of determining the cashback you will get under this Promotion is the cashback cap in place when your very first application for credit card(s) with the Bank was approved (“Previous Cashback Cap”). For the avoidance of doubt, this Previous Cashback Cap may be lesser or greater than the Current Cashback Cap.
        1. If you have not reached the Previous Cashback Cap as determined by the Bank in its sole discretion, the cashback you will receive pursuant to this Promotion is the lower of:
          1. the cashback you are eligible to receive under Clause 4 above; and
          2. the Previous Cashback Cap less the aggregated amount of cashback you had earlier received under any and all other credit card sign-up promotions with the Bank.
            For the avoidance of doubt, if you have not reached the Previous Cashback Cap, the Current Cashback Cap has no bearing on whether you receive cashback under this Promotion.
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New CC Cashback and Existing CC Cashback Fulfilment mechanics
  1. The New CC Cashback and Existing CC Cashback you are entitled to receive under this Promotion pursuant to Clauses 3 and 4 above will be credited to your principal Eligible Card account within 30 working days of the date of activation of your Eligible Card, subject to the Eligible Card being valid and in good standing. The cashback awarded under this Promotion must be utilised within six (6) months from the date the cashback is credited to your Eligible Card, failing which, any unused portion of the cashback may be forfeited.
  1. Subject to these terms, if you satisfy all the eligibility criteria set out in the above, you will be eligible to receive up to $100 cashback:
First Credit Card S$80 cashback (New CC Cashback)
Second Credit Card S$20 cashback (Existing CC Cashback)
  1. If you have received the Eligible Card in conjunction with your application for a CashOne / Credit Card Instalment Loan or a Mortgage Loan under the Home Suite Bundle or any other credit card sign-up promotions, you will not be eligible for the cashback under this Promotion.
  1. Unless otherwise stated, this Promotion is not valid with other offers, discounts, rebates, vouchers, privileges or promotions. The Promotion is valid in conjunction with the Standard Chartered Caltex 2019 Promotion (the terms and conditions of which can be found here) and The Good Life Privileges (which can be found here).
  1. The cashback referred to in Clauses 3 and 4 are not exchangeable for cash or any other items, and are non-transferable and non-assignable.
  1. If the Bank at any time determines (at its sole and absolute discretion) that any of the eligibility requirements set out in Clauses 2 or 4 above was not or has not been complied with but any cashback has been redeemed by you, the Bank reserves the right to recover any / all cashback or the value of any / all cashback from you.
  1. Standard Chartered reserves the right to do any of the following without prior notice:
    1. terminate, withdraw, shorten or extend this Promotion at the Bank’s sole and absolute discretion, with or without prior notice or reason; and/or
    2. vary, modify, add or delete any of the terms of the Promotion.
      You agree and consent to be bound by any such variation.
  1. These Credit Cards Sign-Up Promotion Terms and Conditions are to be read in conjunction with our Customer Terms, Credit Card Terms and any other specific Product Terms that may be relevant in connection with this Promotion (“Other Terms”). In the event of any inconsistency between these terms and the Other Terms, these terms prevail only to the extent of such inconsistency.
  1. Standard Chartered is not responsible for any failure or delay in the transmission of any transaction by any party, including acquiring merchants, merchant establishments or any telecommunication provider.
  1. Standard Chartered makes no warranty or representation as to the quality, merchantability or fitness for purpose of the goods and services bought and accepts no liability for the services provided by any merchant or service provider. Any dispute about the same must be resolved directly with the merchant or service provider.
  1. Standard Chartered reserves the right to determine at its sole and absolute discretion all matters arising out of or in connection with this Promotion, including:
    1. your eligibility to participate in this Promotion;
    2. determining if an Eligible Card is an Enrolled Card;
    3. your eligibility to receive any cashback under this Promotion; and/or
    4. calculation of the cashback you receive under this Promotion.
Standard Chartered’s determination of all matters relating to this Promotion shall be final and conclusive and no correspondence will be entertained.
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  1. A person who is not a party to the Credit Cards Sign-Up Promotion Terms and Conditions has no right under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act (Cap. 53B) to enforce any of the Promotion Terms and Conditions.
  1. Credit Cards Sign-Up Promotion Terms and Conditions are governed by and shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Singapore and you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Republic of Singapore.

  1. All information is accurate at time of publication.

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The start of 2020, just when we thought Trade War is coming to an end, we have US Iran conflict.

Iran threatens to attack inside America if US responds to missile attacks
From CNN’s Artemis Moshtaghian

In its Telegram channel, Iranian Revolutionary Guard says the “Pentagon reports that the US will respond to Iran’s attacks.”

IRGC then says in a footnote, “This time we will respond to you in America”

From the looks of it, it is not going to end in a simple way. Please trade with caution and care.

Also, thank you for your kind patience. I have been since for 2 weeks around new year period. There is a nasty flu virus going on. Take care

Trading Idea: Short HSI

1. Discrepancies between the US and China news outlet with regards to trade war talks.2. Candles have reversed all gains on Friday. Sell signal.3. US Trump impeachment in progress.