General Information

Name:
Brad Abel
Fool Since:
February 20 2007
Aliases:
jukebox71 (7/8/2013)
Where I Live:
St. Louis
Where I Grew Up:
Memphis

Investing Basics

Investing Experience:
Medium
Risk Tolerance:
Medium
Investing Style:
Long-Term Buy to Hold
Portfolio Size:
Large (12 or more Stocks)
Types of Investments:
Solid companies with strong growth potential
Stocks I Own:
SBUX, DIS, BIP, FB, UA, ILMN, V, MA, XPO

Investing Favorites

Boards:
I follow the Fools I'm following.
Books:
"One up on Wall Street" by Peter Lynch
People:
my favorite Fools

Investing Expertise

My Area of Expertise:
fantasy football
Greatest Investment:
getting married, V, DIS
Worst Investment:
my bachelors degree, MIV

Education And Work Information

School(s) Attended
University of Memphis, University of Missouri-Columbia, Indiana University-Bloomington
Job Title
mental health counselor

Interests

Personal Quote:
Sometimes it's better to be lucky than good.
Person(s) I'd Like To Meet:
the guy who invented the cardboard thing you put in your car windshield on a hot day
Favorite Restaurants or Foods:
Thai, Mexican, pizza, American bar food (vastly underrated as a cuisine)
Favorite Sports or Teams:
Pittsburgh Steelers, University of Memphis Tigers
Favorite Movies:
Breakfast Club, Die Hard, Truman Show
Favorite Board Games:
Scrabble, Boggle, Blokus, Chess
Favorite Music or Musicians:
White Stripes, Beatles, Police, Led Zeppelin, Todd Snider
Great Books Read Recently:
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, River of Doubt, Mountains Beyond Mountains, The Lost City of Z