DMCI Holdings Incorporated is a major Philippines-based conglomerate. In the past, its core business was construction, but power, mining and property development have recently become its main profit sources.
Isidro Consunji took full control of the company from his father, founder David Consunji, at the end of 2014. The younger Consunji’s leadership has shown successful thus far.Read More
LT Group Incorporated is one of the largest conglomerates in the Philippines with investments in banking, tobacco, beverages, real estate and alcohol. Dr. Lucio C. Tan is both the Chairman of the Board and the CEO, since 1995.Read More
Malaysia has not been a “Buy” in Asia for the past five years. Analysts have been conservative with EPS growth estimates, but earnings have fallen each year from 2013 to 2015. For 2016, however, EPS is expected to grow by 11%.Read More
Bloomberry Resorts Corp is a holding company that focuses on managing and operating high-end hotel & casino complexes in the Philippines and South Korea.
While 2014 was a fantastic year for BLOOM, the company has fallen to the lowest ranking for profitable growth the last two years under Razon’s leadership.Read More
In this week’s Top 5, we discover what we can learn as investors from horse racing, the inner workings of our cognitive behavior on our investments, and key investing principles we should all know. All this and more…Read More
If we begin with consensus recommendations, we can see that the bottom-up country relative consensus recommendations and analysts’ recommendations have been gradually improving over the past five years. Certain analysts are now calling the country a “Buy”.Read More
Book review of Stocks for the Long Run: I used this book as a desk reference, long before I had access to charts and data online. It helped me understand what type of long-term return that I should expect.Read More
Analysts have had positive recommendations on Thailand for five years, and it remains a “Buy” in Asia. The 2016 estimated upside has already been reached, and the 12-month forward is at 3%, since the SET index has shown strong performance year-to-date.Read More
Consensus recommendations on Singapore have gone from a “Buy” in the 2014-2015 period to the current recommendation of “Sell”—a massive fall.Read More
This week’s Top 5 examines how emerging markets are becoming increasingly attractive, how fantasy ruins investing (and football apparently), and the reality behind our vision of hedge funders. All this and more…Read More