I am a nimble trader\investor who has been investing all the way from 2000.
I can buy a stock then turnaround and sell the next day or hold it for a year, so holding period varies based on my conviction.
I follow Contrarian Investing with deep value buying as my basis to buy stocks.
I am 60 years old,retired, have a retirement pension and income from dividends stocks, some mutual funds.
It's a little late in the day for me (60 years old) ....but trying to grow my dividend stock positions. Investing about 30 years, mostly with mutual fundsbut lowering my exposure. The last 4 years I have change my interest to dividend paying stocks.
Very conservitive investor.....preservation of capital
About 50% assets in traditional ira, 20% in roth ira, 30 individual money.
Subhash is a Retired Scientist, R&D Director, Policy Developer and Administrator of multi-million dollar programs with the Government of Canada. He also managed a highly successful Convertible Arbitrage Fund after retirement from the Canadian Government. He holds international patents in amino-resin technology and licensed them to several international companies and published many scientific articles, chaired conferences and edited several publications. He received a large Technology Development award from the Government of Canada for his scientific achievements. He holds an M.SC (McMaster University) in Chemistry and MBA (University of Ottawa).