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Following the recent spate of takeovers and privatization of companies, investors must be searching for the next target, elusive though that may be.

A NextInsight reader had a quick list. Click here to read.

The next day, Kim Eng Research delivered its list of candidates, all nine of whom are S-chips.

The Edge Singapore, in its current weekly edition, also took a stab at it with a cover story by senior writer Joan Ng.

Its 13 picks (see image above) are elaborated on in a 3-page story which you can read by buying a copy of the weekly for $3.80 from the newsstands.

What is your pick?


Comments  

0 #5 Trader2 2011-06-06 05:51
UMS a possible target? I don't think so. I can't imagine the owner , a Viet-born American, selling out. I have met him at some events, and he is a true owner.
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0 #4 Natalie 2011-06-02 09:25
Broadway is a likely takeover target. The chairman & substantial shareholder, Mr Wong, is well into his late 60s ( or so ). He could be happy to exit and retire.
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-1 #3 845 2011-06-02 06:36
I agree -- but am sure all the stocks are under P/B. Portek was like half of book value before takeover offer.
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0 #2 tan 2011-06-02 06:23
the chart not good enough, should include P/B. if not mistaken Allgreen and Portek trading below their P/B
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0 #1 Raymond 2011-06-02 04:17
OKP data in the table is not right. OKP paid 1 cent interim dividend and 4 cents final dividend = 5 divided by 67 stock price = 7.4% yield. Nonetheless, am glad to see OKP being recognised as an attractive takeover target
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