July 5, 2007
Current Ratio: Going Down
-NTPM might have difficulties in settling its current liabilities.
Debt/Profit: Going Up
-Not a good sign for a company which needs to stay competitive
Net Profit Margin:Going Down
-Due to raising cost of raw materials and operating expenses.
Return On Asset (ROA):Going Down
-Inefficiency in utilizing assets
June 12, 2007
There you have it,eight parts on value investing. Part 9 will touch on corporate governance. But this part will be explained by my fellow friend, Ben McClure.Anyway, Who is this guy?
But before we go to that topic,let’s learn about The Basics of Corporate Structure.
Step 1: Read ‘Who is this Guy’?
Step 2: Read ‘The Basics of Corporate Structure’
Step 3: Read ‘Corporate Governance’
June 3, 2007
Now,you need to read all audited financial statements provided by the KLSE. Take extra notice on the foot notes and analyze financial ratios in the financial statements. You might need to study about financial statements from Investopedia and other websites.
Summarize all the computation on the financial ratio and % changes from year to year. Dig more information if there are large increment/decrease in any figures. Get to know what the company is trying to hide behind the financial statements…(continue)