As an investor, knowing what the public is paying attention to can sometimes help us to determine whether valuations might be overstretched (or undervalued). Yahoo recently released its Year in Review 2023 report, so in this article I’ll be breaking down which were the top searched stocks and brands and what it might mean from an investor’s perspective.
Top most-searched stocks in Singapore
With the return of overseas travel, it is unsurprising that the top most-searched stock in 2023 among Singaporeans was for Singapore Airlines (SGX: C6L). OCBC Bank (SGX: O39) placed 2nd while DBS Group Holdings (SGX: D05) came in a close third. Here’s how SIA stock has fared in the past 5 years – flat. If you had been a master at timing the stock price, buying into the COVID crash and hanging on for 3.5 years before its pre-pandemic recovery, you would likely have walked out of…