Actually, I am quite an impatient person. Perhaps it is because of my job, or me living in fast pace Singapore where everything is about efficiency, or it is just my character…. However, I feel that I might have mellowed down over the years.

When it comes to investing, I think I have definitely ‘mellowed down’… I seldom trade, I read more and basically just wait most of the time. Investing in a way has made me very patient – the kind of patience found in watching the ‘wall paint dry’. At some time, it can be painful (even to a grown man).

Over the past months or year, even if I find an ‘undervalued’ stock, I would pause and think what if a better opportunity presents itself. This is against the backdrop of the rising markets in the US. In retrospect, I did miss some good opportunities.

Technically, a …