As an investor, there are many avenues to find information pertaining to companies, industries and the economic condition of various countries. This short article shows some websites and sources of information to consider. If you have suggestions which you utilise for your research, comment down and let us know!
On Singapore economy
Singapore Statistics: http://www.singstat.gov.sg/news
This is where you can find information on our Singapore Consumer Price Index, GDP data, Monthly Manufacturing Performance, etc to have a gauge on the performance of various sectors.
Malaysia Statistics: https://www.statistics.gov.my/
The statistics are categorised by themes such as agriculture, construction, economic indicators, household income & expenditure, etc.
On Timely News & Research
Google Alerts: https://www.google.com/alerts
Input the search term if you wish to monitor and you can select the frequency of the alerts. You can also limit it to language, sources, and region. This helps us to stay ahead in midst of our busy life.
You can search for the company name under “All” or “News” to find out the latest developments. Alternatively, you may choose to search the company’s management names separately to find out whether there were any previous interviews of the management. This is one of the many ways for you to understand more about the management’s character, thinking and personality.
On Company Announcements
New Zealand: https://www.nzx.com/markets/NZSX/announcements
Investorpa allows you to receive Australia and New Zealand company updates to your email directly.
AAStocks compiles financial data of Hongkong listed companies for free.
To stay ahead of world’s affairs, here are some news portal which we recommend you to read.
The Business Times: http://www.businesstimes.com.sg/companies-markets
Nikkei Asian Review: http://asia.nikkei.com/
The Star Online: http://www.thestar.com.my/
Australian Financial Review: http://www.afr.com/
South China Morning Post: http://www.scmp.com/frontpage/international
The Wall Street Journal: http://www.wsj.com/asia
The New York Times: http://www.nytimes.com/
The Washington Post: https://www.washingtonpost.com/
Berkshire Hathaway Annual Reports: http://www.berkshirehathaway.com/
Investment Books from Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/gp/bestsellers/books/2665
Disclaimer: All facts and opinions presented are for educational purposes only. This is not a recommendation to buy or to sell. The author(s) involved in the writing of this piece does not have any current vested interest of the companies mentioned. If you require expert financial or other assistance or legal advice, a competent professional should be consulted. We are not affiliated to any of the companies mentioned except for a commercial relationship with ShareInvestor.