Dividend Data Websites for 6 Major English-Language Stock Exchanges Around the World

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In addition to market data, financial statements, and fundamental ratios, I find it very valuable to have up-to-date websites and data sources with clean information on a listed company’s dividends, both upcoming and historical.  Dividend yields on many stock information pages can be unreliable, as it is not always clear when trailing 12 months or […]

Valuation spreadsheet using Tesla as an example

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There are many textbooks covering how to used discounted cash flow calculations to value an investment like a stock, but it seemed valuable to post a spreadsheet showing how this applies to projecting the implied future cash earnings of a high-growth company like Tesla Motors. Here is a link to the spreadsheet for your reference. […]

Silk Road Trip 2017 Photos Set 1 of 3: Hong Kong to Lanzhou to Urumqi

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This is part 1 in the series of posts showing a total of 50 photos from our August 2017 trip to and along the China side of the silk road.  To continue to part 2, click here. In August 2017, we decided to take an educational summer trip to China’s silk road starting overland from […]

Silk Road Trip 2017 Photo Set 2 of 3: The Karakorum Highway and Tashgurkan

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This is part 2 in the series of posts showing a total of 50 photos from our August 2017 trip to and along the China side of the silk road.  To continue to part 3, click here. The Karakorum Highway was the highlight of our August 2017 Silk Road trip, and if we had more […]

Silk Road Trip 2017 Photo Set 3 of 3: Back in Kashgar to see the Old Town, Sunday Market and Livestock Market

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This is the last in the series of posts showing a total of 50 photos from our August 2017 trip to and along the China side of the silk road.  To go back to part 1 on this series, click here. After driving back along the 300km Karakorum highway road back from Tashgurkan to Kashgar, […]

Top 50 Japanese Real Estate Investment Trusts (J-REITs) as of 2017Q3

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Japan remains one of my favorite real estate markets due to its large size, maturity, low growth expectations, and relatively high yields vs. low interest rates.  As an updated reference, here is a list of 50 of the largest Japanese real estate investment trusts (J-REITs) by market cap as of August 2017: WSJ Name Sector […]

Top 25 Euro-denominated Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) by Market Cap as of 2017Q3

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Continuing the lists of real estate investment trusts (REITs) by region, here are 25 of the largest ones by market cap denominated in Euros: WSJ Name Sector Country Market Cap DE/XFRA/UBL Unibail-Rodamco SE Retail France € 21,510,000,640 FR/XPAR/LI Klepierre S.A. Retail France € 11,089,999,872 FR/XPAR/GFC Gecina Industrial/Office France € 9,360,000,000 ES/XMCE/MRL Merlin Properties SOCIMI S.A. […]

7 Listed Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) Markets Outside the US

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My latest article on SeekingAlpha compares the valuation of 8 major listed real estate investment trust (REIT) markets: the US, Japan, Eurozone (mostly France), Hong Kong, Singapore, and the ABC of Australia, Britain, and Canada.  For investors overly concentrated in the property market of any one country or city, I often recommend these REIT portfolios […]

Top 35 Singapore Real Estate Investment Trusts (S-REITs) as of 2017Q3

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Continuing the series of lists of real estate investment trusts, here are the 35 largest Singapore S-REITs by Market cap as of August 2017 with links to data on WSJ.com: WSJ Name Sector Market Cap SG/XSES/A17U Ascendas Real Estate Investment Trust Industrial/Office $7,840,000,000 SG/XSES/C38U CapitaLand Mall Trust Retail $7,200,000,000 SG/XSES/C61U CapitaLand Commercial Trust Industrial/Office $5,360,000,000 […]

Top 30 Australian Real Estate Investment Trusts (A-REITs) in 2017Q3

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Continuing the series of reference lists of real estate investment trusts (REITs), here is the list I looked up on WSJ.com for Australian A-REITs: WSJ Name Sector Market Cap AU/XASX/SCG Scentre Group Retail $21,940,000,768 AU/XASX/WFD Westfield Corp. Retail $16,350,000,128 AU/XASX/GMG Goodman Group Industrial/Office $14,129,999,872 AU/XASX/VCX Vicinity Centres Retail $10,369,999,872 AU/XASX/SGP Stockland Diversified $10,179,999,744 AU/XASX/DXS Dexus […]