David Jones is part of my spare change portfolio, which means it is just from extra cash I don’t need. Today’s AGM was just like any other boring AGM’s, but if there was one thing I got out of it, it has to be most products have not been price harmonised yet despite the board’s … More DJS AGM


I have not studied this company, but since there is a major news outbreak from HP so I guess I will write some thoughts of my own. I never thought HP was a good company ever since I used their laptop, which had major problems and died in less than 2 years? A normal laptop … More HPQ

Recent Tech Roundup

Apple is finally relinquishing its litigation threats on HTC after a bitter battle that substantially weakened HTC’s core operations. I think this is something to be expected sooner or later since Apple can gain credibility from the public acting as though it is shifting its focus from patent battles to real innovation. At the same … More Recent Tech Roundup

Why I Left Goldman Sachs: A Wall Street Story

I just got my hands on this book and finished reading within a day, it was a very pleasurable short reading of Greg Smith’s career at GS. The book actually gave me a better impression of the investment banking sector ┬árather than the intended purpose. I suppose I was too negatively reflected upon these institutions … More Why I Left Goldman Sachs: A Wall Street Story

Microsoft the king of tablet profit margin, and Intel

IHS Suppli has revealed the bill of material of various tablets. This doesn’t include manufacturing costs, so it will cost a bit more to put them together. I think these BOM’s are only a rough estimate of the cost, because no one knows the inside deals they made within companies. Product Name BOM Price Margin … More Microsoft the king of tablet profit margin, and Intel