Time has passed so quickly and we are now nearing the end of 2017. I realized it is not easy at times being a long-term investor for long due to the existence of temptations such as cryptocurrencies and pennies stocks where people can easily double their returns by gambling or doing chart reading. It takes a much longer period to get the same returns by longing stock while the advantage we have is better risk control since we can easily wait a loss out. I have been contemplating to be a Hybrid investor, which one will long the market and at the same time do some short-term trades. Before doing that, one needs to know how to read the candlesticks and understand TA.

Back to my investment performance, I have recently sold Capitaland Retail China Trust at $1.65 even before its CD period. Much later, Sembcorp Industries and Wilmar …