Stocks & Shares

Based on decades of investment wisdom and knowledge similar to those found in degree and post graduate programs, this SGX Academy course looks at how time-tested financial concepts can be applied practically to create a secondary income stream from long-term share investing. The course is specially crafted to present these financial concepts into easy-to-understand bits and focus on application to generate returns. Many examples and case study used in the course will be from real results achieved through close to 15 years of practice using this methodology.

Designed to provide long-term guidance, the course will not only teach but also ensure that you learn. Besides lectures, training includes exercises, discussions, gaming and regular meetings to reinforce the learning.The comprehensive curriculum will cover all aspects you need to know to build the share portfolio that generates capital gains and dividend yield.

Learn the Long-Term Share Investing Technique


The program will impart to you the long-term share investing technique as the above picture depicts. You will learn the art and science of stock picking through:

(1) Business / Industry Analysis
(2) Financial Statement Analysis
(3) Pricing Analysis
(4) Risk Analysis

This is followed by picking up skill sets of portfolio management through:

(5) Economic Analysis
(6) Portfolio Strategies

Course Content

Segment 1: Stock Selection Process

• Business / Industry Analysis
- Guidelines to sift out profitable businesses
- Value and Growth businesses

• Financial Statement Analysis
- Balance Sheet / Income Statement / Cashflow Statement
- Financial Ratio Analysis

• Pricing Analysis
- Discounted Cashflow / Price to Earning Ratio / Price to Book Ratio / Dividend Yield

• Risk Analysis
- Business / Credit / Market Risks

Segment 2: Portfolio Management

• Economic Analysis
- Indicators to evaluate the state of an economy
- Derive a sense of the share market direction

• Portfolio Strategies
- Guidelines to decide investment gear / cap
- Type of stocks to invest at different point in time
- When to sell

Interested to know more? Join our shares investment program at SGX Academy!