People walk past a dragon decoration on a pedestrian overhead bridge ahead of the Lunar New Year in Singapore January 16, 2012. In the year of the Black Water Dragon, investors could get torched again if they leap back into the market too soon. But the outlook is expected to brighten considerably later in the year. In a world of economic turmoil that’s scorched investors, it’s tough to make predictions, but that’s the forecast for Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index if one follows the principles of feng shui – the ancient Chinese art, or science, based on ‘Qi’, the natural flow of energy – according to brokerage CLSA. The Lunar New Year, or Spring Festival, begins on January 23 and marks the start of the Year of the Dragon. Picture taken January 16, 2012. Picture taken with a fisheye lens. REUTERS/Edgar Su (SINGAPORE – Tags: SOCIETY)

Pedestrians cross the road near a dragon decoration installed for the upcoming Lunar New Year in Singapore January 16, 2012. In the year of the Black Water Dragon, investors could get torched again if they leap back into the market too soon. But the outlook is expected to brighten considerably later in the year. In a world of economic turmoil that’s scorched investors, it’s tough to make predictions, but that’s the forecast for Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index if one follows the principles of feng shui – the ancient Chinese art, or science, based on ‘Qi’, the natural flow of energy – according to brokerage CLSA. The Lunar New Year, or Spring Festival, begins on January 23 and marks the start of the Year of the Dragon. Picture taken January 16, 2012. REUTERS/Edgar Su (SINGAPORE – Tags: ANNIVERSARY SOCIETY)

Dragon-design light decoration for the upcoming Chinese Lunar New Year is seen above cars on a street in Singapore, January 16, 2012. In the year of the Black Water Dragon, investors could get torched again if they leap back into the market too soon. But the outlook is expected to brighten considerably later in the year. In a world of economic turmoil that’s scorched investors, it’s tough to make predictions, but that’s the forecast for Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index if one follows the principles of feng shui – the ancient Chinese art, or science, based on ‘Qi’, the natural flow of energy – according to brokerage CLSA. The Lunar New Year, or Spring Festival, begins on January 23 and marks the start of the Year of the Dragon. Picture taken January 16, 2012. REUTERS/Tim Chong (SINGAPORE – Tags: SOCIETY)

A two-metre long decorative dragon made out lingzhi mushroom heads is displayed for sale at a plant nursery in Singapore January 16, 2012. In the year of the Black Water Dragon, investors could get torched again if they leap back into the market too soon. But the outlook is expected to brighten considerably later in the year. In a world of economic turmoil that’s scorched investors, it’s tough to make predictions, but that’s the forecast for Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index if one follows the principles of feng shui – the ancient Chinese art, or science, based on ‘Qi’, the natural flow of energy – according to brokerage CLSA. The Lunar New Year, or Spring Festival, begins on January 23 and marks the start of the Year of the Dragon. The festive Lunar New Year decoration sells for $3888 Singapore Dollars ($3036). Picture taken January 16, 2012. REUTERS/Edgar Su (SINGAPORE – Tags: SOCIETY)

Two dragons are seen on a Chinese New Year banner on a street in Singapore, January 16, 2012. In the year of the Black Water Dragon, investors could get torched again if they leap back into the market too soon. But the outlook is expected to brighten considerably later in the year. In a world of economic turmoil that’s scorched investors, it’s tough to make predictions, but that’s the forecast for Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index if one follows the principles of feng shui – the ancient Chinese art, or science, based on ‘Qi’, the natural flow of energy – according to brokerage CLSA. The Lunar New Year, or Spring Festival, begins on January 23 and marks the start of the Year of the Dragon. Picture taken January 16, 2012. REUTERS/Tim Chong (SINGAPORE – Tags: SOCIETY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)