Interesting Singapore Stocks to lookout for 2017

Credit to: SSI

There are currently 26 stocks on SGX which currently trades at 5% and more dividends yields; are undervalued (having a Price-to-Book ratio of less than one), without being too leveraged (debt to equity of less than 50%), What are these stocks? Well, these stocks are:

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5% correction might happen on this market this June

Summary: US equity markets made new all-time highs again this past week. By Friday, SPX had risen 7 days in a row; that type of trend persistence has a strong tendency to carry the markets higher over the next week(s). While a period of higher volatility than what has been seen so far this year is odds-on, investors should not expect the bull market to be near an important top. Markets weaken before they reverse, and the existing trend has yet to weaken at all.

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What is the ‘Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act ‘

The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act is a massive piece of financial reform legislation passed by the Obama administration in 2010 as a response to the financial crisis of 2008. Named after sponsors U.S. Senator Christopher J. Dodd and U.S. Representative Barney Frank, the act’s numerous provisions, spelled out over roughly 2,300 pages, are being implemented over a period of several years and are intended to decrease various risks in the U.S. financial system. The act established a number of new government agencies tasked with overseeing various components of the act and by extension various aspects of the banking system. President Donald Trump has pledged to repeal Dodd-Frank.

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