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The Weekly Nibble: Singapore Banks’ Dividends

Sudhan P.

Here are some of the most popular articles that have appeared on The Motley Fool Singapore’s website over the past week.

DBS, OCBC and UOB: Are Banks’ Dividends Sustainable? – Part 1

Singapore’s three major banks are DBS Group Holdings Ltd (SGX: D05), Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp Limited (SGX: O39), and United Overseas Bank Ltd (SGX: U11). All three banks offer a dividend yield that is higher than the Singapore market in general. However, which of the trio offers the most sustainable dividend stream? Or do all of them have sustainable dividends?

3 Reasons Why I’m Considering Buying REITs Right Now

Peter Stephens like REITs now for three main reasons. For one, they offer “exposure to the property sector which, while not the same as directly holding property, provides a comparable experience in terms of being dependent on the future direction of property prices”. Some REITs are also trading at enticing valuations.

30 Best Singapore Shares for September 2019 and Beyond

Here, check out 30 stocks that have been ranked highly in a screen developed using the Magic Formula investing strategy made popular by famed investor and author, Joel Greenblatt.

4 Companies That Delivered Double-Digit Total Returns Year-to-Date

In spite of the relatively poor performance of the Straits Times Index (SGX: ^STI) thus far in 2019, these four companies have managed to deliver double-digit total returns.

3 Companies to Watch Closely Due to Hong Kong Protests

The protests in Hong Kong could affect some Singapore-listed companies with businesses in the territory. Find out about three such companies here.

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The information provided is for general information purposes only and is not intended to be personalised investment or financial advice. The Motley Fool Singapore has recommended shares of DBS Group Holdings Ltd, Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp Limited, and United Overseas Bank Ltd. Motley Fool Singapore contributor Sudhan P owns shares in Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp Limited.

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