General Information

Name:
Ben Estep
Fool Since:
June 3 2016
Aliases:
TMFShazam (7/30/2016)
Where I Live:
New York, NY
Where I Grew Up:
Omaha, NE
Gender:
Male

Investing Basics

Investing Experience:
Medium
Risk Tolerance:
High
Investing Style:
Motley (i.e. Anything goes!)
Portfolio Size:
Large (12 or more Stocks)
Types of Investments:
Equities, ETFs, Options
Stocks I Own:
VOO, VB, VWO, VNQ, LQD, SHY, AMBA, ATW, BOFI, BRK-B, CLDX, CMG, FIT, GBX, GPRO, KMI, LMAT, LUK, MSON, OAS, PFIE, PRLB, SDRL, SWGAY, TRIP, TWTR, UBNT, UTHR, VICL, VRX, WETF

Investing Favorites

Industries:
Biotech, Energy, Technology
Books:
The (Mis)Behaviour of Markets, The Intelligent Investor, Poor Charlie's Almanack
Blogs:
The Irrelevant Investor, Reformed Broker, Farnam Street Blog.

Investing Expertise

Greatest Investment:
POOL
Worst Investment:
DRYS
Money I Manage:
My Own

Education And Work Information

Former Jobs
Too many to list. Highlights: rest area maintenance worker, butcher and Montessori aftercare teacher

Interests

Person(s) I'd Like To Meet:
Charlie Munger, Bill Murray
Favorite Restaurants or Foods:
Most of them
Favorite Movies:
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou and The Big Lebowski
Great Books Read Recently:
Seeking Wisdom: From Darwin To Munger
Book Currently Reading:
One Up on Wall Street by Peter Lynch and The Partnership: The Making of Goldman Sachs

My Story

Still working on it. Should be done in 50 years or so.

How I Invest

I look for long-term opportunities created by short-term mindsets.