Summary of October 2018 Transactions

This is an exciting month as REITs start to announce their financial results. With the exception of Frasers Logistics and Industrial which will announce their financial results in November, Frasers Commercial Trust, Mapletree Commercial Trust, CapitaMall Trust and Parkway Life REIT has all announced their financial results.

I am happy that Frasers Commercial Trust managed to sustain 2.40 cents per unit for 4Q2018. At the current share price of S$1.43 and FY18 total distribution per unit of 9.60 cents, the yield is 6.71%. The other REIT with fantastic financial results was Mapletree Commercial Trust which reported a growth of 1.3% in Distribution Per Unit (“DPU”) to 2.27 cents.

I have yet to review CapitaMall Trust and Parkway Life REIT financial results but a quick glance shows that the Distribution Per Unit (“DPU”) for CapitaMall Trust has increased by 4.9% to 2.92 cents when comparing 3Q2017 and 3Q2018. Shopper traffic fell 1.8% though. Distribution Per Unit (“DPU”) for ParkwayLife REIT fell 4.1% when comparing 3Q2017 and 3Q2018 financial results. Read More

Summary of September 2018 Transactions

Earlier this month, I have added more Frasers Logistics and Industrial Trust into my stock portfolio. As such, my percentage holdings of Frasers Logistics and Industrial Trust has increased from 13% to 15% of my entire stock portfolio. At the current yield of 6.88%, Frasers Logistics and Industrial Trust is still attractive to me (Read more: What To Invest Now? ).

If you have read my recent post, you will also know that I am waiting for an opportunity to buy into Frasers Commercial Trust as well (Read more: My Personal Analysis Of Frasers Commercial Trust). The stock price of Frasers Commercial Trust has gone up to S$1.43 which I think might be a little non-attractive to enter at this current price. Like I wrote about, I am more comfortable to buy into Frasers Commercial Trust at S$1.41 and below for a dividend yield of 6.80%.

The next update is my wife’s stock portfolio.

If you have noticed, there is a huge jump in terms of allocation for Frasers Logistics and Industrial Trust. Using the combined dividends that both of us have collected this year, she bought more of Frasers Logistics and Industrial Trust given the current attractive dividend yield of 6.88%. She will like to add more of Singtel but the price fluctuations is too fast and she didn’t managed to catch it S$3.10 and below. Certain stocks in her stock portfolio are not performing too well such as Tai Sin Electric, Singtel and Starhill Global Reit. However, we are less worried.

Like the saying goes, “Keep Calm and Collect Dividends!

Summary of August 2018 Transactions

The month of August is ending and it is time to reflect on my monthly stock transactions. This month, I have divested Suntec REIT. With the proceeds, I have stick to my original plan and invested them into Frasers Logistics and Industrial Trust. As such, the percentage of Frasers Logistics and Industrial Trust increases from 11% to 13% in terms of total invested amount of my stock portfolio. You can read more here ( What To Invest Now? ) on how I came to the decision to invest in Frasers Logistics and Industrial Trust instead of other REITs in my stock portfolio. Read More