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XMFShirKi

Shiri Dori-Hacohen

General Information

Name:
Shiri Dori-Hacohen
Fool Since:
July 9 2007
Aliases:
TMFShirKi (8/12/2011), ShirKi (7/19/2010)
Where I Live:
Granby, MA
Where I Grew Up:
Kfar Vradim, Israel
Gender:
Female

Investing Basics

Investing Experience:
Medium
Risk Tolerance:
Medium High
Investing Style:
Long-Term Buy to Hold
Portfolio Size:
Large (12 or more Stocks)
Types of Investments:
Anything goes, with a bent towards dividends, global holdings + options to augment holdings
Stocks I Own:
AFK (fund), AIB, ATVI, BBY, BLX, BOOM, BPI, BRK.B, C, CDXS, CGA, CHL, CMG, COST, CSE, DEO, DNR, EBIX, ELST (held in Tel-Aviv), ES (sold put), ESR (fund), EXEL, GHDX, GKK, GOFPY.PK, GOOG, GSK, HI, INFN, INTC (own call), IPGP, ISRG, ITRN (held in Tel-Aviv), JNJ, KCI, KWG.GR (equivalent to KHDHF.PK), KO, LL, LM, MELA, Mivnei Ta'asiya (Tel-Aviv stock exchange only), MKL, MORN, NBG, NEE, PG, ROIC, SA, TEVA (held in Tel-Aviv), TLK, TTT, UEPS, WM, WMT. *** I sometimes sell covered calls or cash-secured puts on the stocks mentioned above. *** I also own ETFs tracking: S&P dividend stocks, Tel-Aviv 100, Tel-Aviv 120, Global stocks, Global dividend stocks, Indian stocks, and Japanese stocks. *** Last updated on 6/5/2011

Investing Expertise

My Area of Expertise:
Financial planning, long-term investing, basic options
Money I Manage:
My own and my husband's

Education And Work Information

School(s) Attended
University of Haifa (B.Sc., M.Sc.), UCSD (Ph.D., expected graduation: 2013)
Job Title
Ph.D. Student
Company / Organization
UMass
Former Jobs
IBM Haifa Research Labs, Answers.com, The Motley Fool

Interests

Personal Quote:
1. Don't sweat the small stuff. 2. Everything is small stuff.
My Interests:
Reading, sluggy.com, Tori Amos
Person(s) I'd Like To Meet:
J.K. Rowling
Favorite Vacation Spots:
New York City, Hawaii
Favorite Board Games:
Clue, Cashflow 101
Favorite Music or Musicians:
Tori Amos
Great Books Read Recently:
The God Delusion - Richard Dawkins

An Interview with XMFShirKi

Last updated: 3/8/2011
The Fool:
What's the most overrated idea, person, or event in our culture?
XMFShirKi:
Consumerism
The Fool:
What's the one thing you'd MOST like to see The Motley Fool add to our service or improve upon?
XMFShirKi:
Signing up for specific stocks' updates as opposed to an entire newsletter.
The Fool:
Your greatest fear? Any neurotic ones (agoraphobia, triskaidekaphobia, etc.)?
XMFShirKi:
Melissophobia - fear of bees
[Read the full Interview]
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