As readers know, I have just entered the Singapore stocks markets and purchased a new stock to add to my portfolio. Prior to my purchase of this stock, it is really quite some time since I entered into a new position. Readers may thought that since I blog on SSI, I trade on a frequent basis; not really, as I do not sit down and look at the computer screen all of the trading hours. I am after all, still a retail investor and I do believe that entering the markets at the right time is key than trying to “time the markets” and trade regularly.

As retail investors do not have control over the stock markets, I always feel that there is “no better time to buy into a stock”. One must always believe in oneself after doing the important preparations and research work. As long as …