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The Motley Fool Singapore
Royston Yang
2019-07-19 07:28:49
7 Numbers to Better Understand Frasers Commercial Trust
Frasers Commercial Trust (SGX: ND8U), or FCOT, is a real estate investment trust (REIT) that invests in income-producing commercial properties. Its portfolio consists of six commercial buildings located in Singapore, Australia, and the United Kingdom, with an appraised value of S$2.1 billion as of 31 March 2019. FCOT is sponsored by Frasers Property Limited (SGX: TQ5). For investors who are interested in understanding FCOT better, here are seven numbers you should pay attention to. 1. DPU of 2.4 Singapore cents: Distribution per unit (DPU) for Q2 2019 (the REIT has a 30 September year-end) stood at 2.4 Singapore cents. This was unchanged from a year ago and also unchanged from Q1 2019. The DPU for the half-year stood at 4.8 Singapore cents. At the closing price of S$1.64 for FCOT, the an
The Motley Fool Singapore
Jeremy Chia
2019-07-18 08:26:00
5 REITs With the Greatest Financial Muscle for Acquisitions
When investing in Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs), we need to know whether the REIT has the financial muscle to reward unitholders through acquisitions. One of the key metrics I use to gauge a REIT’s propensity for yield growth is its gearing ratio.  The gearing ratio tells us how much debt the REIT has in relation to its assets. The lower the debt load, the more leeway the REIT has to take on more debt to make acquisitions. With that in mind, here are three Singapore-listed REITs with the lowest gearing ratios. No. 1: Fortune Real Estate Investment Trust Topping this list is Hong Kong Suburban retail REIT Fortune Real Estate Investment Trust (SGX: F25U). As of 31 December 2018, the REIT had a gearing ratio of 20.9%. This gives it a debt headroom of HK$18.7 billion before it reac
The Motley Fool Singapore
Sudhan P.
2019-07-16 02:25:35
3 Things I Like About Frasers Commercial Trust
Frasers Commercial Trust (SGX: ND8U), as the name suggests, is a commercial real estate investment trust (REIT) with six properties in Singapore, Australia, and the UK. As of 31 March 2019, 54% of its assets, in terms of valuation, was in our country. Let’s explore three things investors might like about Frasers Commercial Trust. Strong DPU growth Frasers Commercial Trust has been growing its portfolio from just two properties valued at S$0.7 billion in March 2006 to six properties valued at S$2.1 billion at the end of September 2018. With that, distributable income as well as distribution per unit (DPU) have grown. DPU climbed from 5.60 Singapore cents in FY2010 (financial year ended 30 September 2010) to 9.60 Singapore cents in FY2018, translating to an annualised growth rate of aroun
Dinesh Dayani
2019-06-03 10:19:12
S-REITs Report Card: Here’s How Singapore REITs Performed In First Half 2019
Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) are a favourite investment for Singapore investors. This is primarily due to its property-heavy investments and relatively high distribution yields. REITs Share Price Performance In 1st Half 2019 The first aspect of figuring out how REITs have done in the first half of 2019 is to look at how its share price has moved in the year-to-date (ytd) 2019. The chart below shows the price movements of the SGX S-REIT 20 Index, comprising the top 20 REITs listed in Singapore. As we can see, its share price has increased 10.3% since the start of the year, to 1337.3. However, looking at the past quarter, prices does look like it has taken a slight dip. Source: ShareInvestor In general, REITs have had a strong performance, in terms of just price appreciation, in th
Lim Si Jie
2019-05-24 12:26:03
5 Alternative Dividend Plays
With an increasing number of large-cap S-REITs trading at or approaching relatively unattractive yield and price-to-book value, DBS suggests investors to look towards alternative dividend plays. Here are five companies that DBS has identified that fit along this theme. Investors Takeaway: 5 Alternative Dividend Plays Frasers Property: Best Dividend Play Among Developers Among developers, Frasers Property offers the highest dividend yield of five percent. This is coupled with an attractive 0.7 times price per NAV for Frasers Property. Its strong recurring income profile as a landlord in the commercial space that is strengthened by its recent catalysts: Acquisition of PGIM Real Estate Asia Retail Fund, news on interested parties to acquire its newly completed Frasers Tower, and the latest
Jimmy Ng
2019-03-18 10:47:11
SI Research: A Time To Be Cautious
Following the United States extending its deadline to raise tariffs on Chinese products and increased optimism that the two biggest economies are well on track to reach an agreement, outlook in the markets has clearly turned for the better. Because of this, China’s Shanghai Composite Index jumped 5.6 percent within a single trading day on 25 February 2019. Along with the rise of the Chinese markets, the local bourse also saw its benchmark Straits Times Index registering a year-to-date return of 3.9 percent. In the last two months, we noticed three stocks which had good run-ups achieving double-digit growth in their share prices. As investment guru Warren Buffett had pointed out, “be fearful when others are greedy”. While we cannot say for sure if these three stocks may continue to ru
The Fifth Person
Ian Tai
2019-03-12 10:36:02
10 things to know about Frasers Property before you invest (updated 2019)
Frasers Property Limited (formerly known as Frasers Centrepoint Limited) is a multinational integrated real estate conglomerate with assets located in Singapore, Australia, China, and Europe. Frasers Property is active in property development, management, REITs, and investments. As at 30 September 2018, Frasers Property has a total of S$32.4 billion in total assets. In this article, I’ll revisit its fundamentals, provide an update on its latest results, and evaluate its valuation. Here are 10 things to know about Frasers Property before you invest. 1. Singapore: Profit before interest and tax (PBIT) grew 17.8% year-on-year to S$481.0 million in 2018. This was due to an increase in development profits from key projects, namely: Park Life EC, North Park Residences, and Seaside Resi

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