General Information

Name:
Jon Wallis
Fool Since:
December 14 2001
Aliases:
TMFTarantula (5/31/2017)
Where I Live:
Cardiff
Where I Grew Up:
Wolverhampton
Gender:
Male

Investing Basics

Investing Experience:
Medium High
Risk Tolerance:
Medium Low
Investing Style:
Motley (i.e. Anything goes!)
Portfolio Size:
Large (12 or more Stocks)
Types of Investments:
Equities and funds
Stocks I Own:
AAPL, LSE:AMFW, LSE:AV, LSE:BA, LSE:BLND, LSE:BLNX, LSE:HSTN, LSE:MONI, LSE:NG, LSE:RDSB, LSE:RR, LSE:SMT, LSE:SPT, LSE:SSE, LSE:TEM, LSE:VLK, LSE:VOD, VZ

Investing Favorites

Stocks:
Having favourite stocks is dangerous.

Investing Expertise

My Area of Expertise:
None specifically - areas of expertise tend not to be as time passes.
Greatest Investment:
LLOY
Worst Investment:
gave me a very useful lesson
Money I Manage:
My own

Education And Work Information

School(s) Attended
Yes
Job Title
Head of Community & Customer Services
Company / Organization
The Motley Fool UK
Former Jobs
Various!

Interests

Personal Quote:
This too shall pass.
My Interests:
Many & varied.
Person(s) I'd Like To Meet:
Anyone interesting.
Favorite Restaurants or Foods:
Curry
Favorite Vacation Spots:
The Red Sea, Thailand, Venice, Australia, Hungary, Ireland, a good book, my imagination..
Favorite Sports or Teams:
Scuba Diving, Running, Rock Climbing.
Favorite Movies:
Tampopo
Favorite Board Games:
Diplomacy
Favorite Video Games:
None
Favorite Music or Musicians:
I like an unfeasibly wide range of music, which I never find enough time to listen to.
Great Books Read Recently:
The 1632 "Ring of Fire" novel(la)s
Book Currently Reading:
I read too much to keep this up-to-date.

XMFTarantula is following 1 Fool

An Interview with XMFTarantula

Last updated: 6/27/2014
The Fool:
Write a poem for us about something financial.
XMFTarantula:
A Motley Fool looks
Calmly at his shareholdings.
Peaceful sleep tonight.

(Apologies to writers of proper Haiku everywhere.)
The Fool:
What technology would you un-invent if you could save the world from it?
XMFTarantula:
Facebook.
The Fool:
When you aren't working or sitting in front of the computer, what occupies your time?
XMFTarantula:
Scuba diving, running, reading, music, cooking.
[Read the full Interview]

How I Invest

Cautiously

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