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General Information

Name:
Guy Brooks
Fool Since:
September 27 2003
Aliases:
TMFRaleigh (8/13/2020), raleigh1208 (4/5/2013)
Where I Live:
Raleigh, NC
Where I Grew Up:
Shelby, NC
Gender:
Male

Investing Basics

Investing Experience:
Medium High
Risk Tolerance:
Medium High
Investing Style:
Long-Term Buy to Hold
Portfolio Size:
Large (12 or more Stocks)
Types of Investments:
Primarily large caps, mainly dividend payers, with a smaller allocation to mid- and small-caps, including some ETFs and shorts thrown in for hedging and special situations.
Stocks I Own:
(includes family holdings I oversee) AAPL, ABBV, ABT, AMZN, BLV, BRK-B, DIS, HD, JNJ, MGK, NLY, O, OHI, PEP, PFF, PFXF, STAG, T, USHY, VGSH, VIG, VNQ, VTI, VUG, VZ, WMT, WPC, various funds in retirement accounts; short option positions: ADBE June 2020 $270 puts, AMT July 2020 $185 puts, ANET June 2020 $160 puts, CME June 2020 $180 puts, DGX Aug 2020 $95 puts, FIZZ July 2020 $40 puts, LOW June 2020 $97.50 puts and July 2020 $105 puts, LULU June 2020 $180 puts, LYB June 2020 $80 puts, MA June 2020 $260, MCD June 2020 $170 puts and Sept 2020 $190 puts, MELI Jun 2020 $400 and $410 puts, NFLX June 2020 $235 puts, ORCL Sept 2020 $52.50 puts, PSX June 2020 $97.50 puts and Aug 2020 $65 puts, SBUX Aug 2020 $70 puts, SHOP June 2020 $270 puts, SPG July 2020 $130 puts, SQ June 2020 $60 puts, TEAM June 2020 $100 puts, TROW July 2020 $105 puts, TTD Ap 2020 $170 and $195 puts, TWLO Jan 2020 $85 puts, TXN June 2020 $100 puts and July 2020 $110 puts, UNP Aug 2020 $140 puts, V June 2020 $155 puts, VAC July 2020 $110 puts, VEEV June 2020 $120 puts, VLO June 2020 $80 puts, WIX July 2020 $105 puts, ZM Aug 2020 $55 puts, and ZS June 2020 $37.50 puts

Investing Favorites

Stocks:
MF One

Investing Expertise

My Area of Expertise:
Being Foolish
Greatest Investment:
My marriage
Worst Investment:
Selling too soon
Money I Manage:
My own for my wife and myself and my sons.

Education And Work Information

School(s) Attended
UNC Chapel Hill '78 '81
Job Title
attorney for a publc company, MF One Home Fool

Interests

My Interests:
Family, Investing, Technology, TMF
Person(s) I'd Like To Meet:
Buffett
Favorite Restaurants or Foods:
Waffle House
Favorite Vacation Spots:
Beach, Williamsburg
Favorite Sports or Teams:
UNC Tar Heels
Favorite Movies:
Flashdance
Favorite Music or Musicians:
Country
Great Books Read Recently:
Lynch--One Up on Wall Street; Beating the Street; Buffett-Making of an American Capitalist
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