General Information

Fool Since:
January 6 2008
Aliases:
yogiboobootoo (7/23/2014), spinningwood (3/25/2013)

Investing Basics

Investing Experience:
High
Risk Tolerance:
High
Investing Style:
Trader
Portfolio Size:
Large (12 or more Stocks)
Types of Investments:
stocks, options, real estate, commodities, other stuff
Stocks I Own:
Too hard to keep this updated. Nothing I currently own would qualify for LTCG treatment if sold today.

Investing Favorites

Stocks:
I like stocks that go up when I am long and down when I am short
Industries:
I like the machine tool industry and I try to buy new machine tools whenever I get a chance. Particularly anything CNC..
Boards:
I've got a beautiful stack of tiger maple boards that I'm planning to use to make a new desk for myself. One of these days...
Books:
If the answer could be found in a book everyone would be Warren Buffet successful...
Newsletters:
I dropped my newsletter subscriptions because I felt guilty about never reading them...
Magazines:
Magazines....does anybody still publish magazines.....
Blogs:
I just don't like the sound of the word blog and refuse to have anything to do with them...whatever they are...
People:
I'm not really a people person....

Investing Expertise

My Area of Expertise:
I excel at knowing enough about enough things to know how much I really don't know......
Greatest Investment:
TRS-80
Worst Investment:
A new tenoning jig
Money I Manage:
Most of them are named Bill, but there are a couple Bucks in there as well.

Education And Work Information

School(s) Attended
Florida Atlantic University, University of Miami, STA, SA
Job Title
Whatever I want it to be.
Company / Organization
I work alone and I'm disorganized
Former Jobs
Lawn Maint, Busboy, Ditch Digger and a couple others after that...

Interests

Personal Quote:
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My Interests:
Every thing interests me, but the newer the better.
Person(s) I'd Like To Meet:
Michelangelo
Favorite Restaurants or Foods:
Thai Food...the spicier the better
Favorite Vacation Spots:
Cayman Brac
Favorite Sports or Teams:
No time to waste watching sports
Favorite Movies:
No time to waste watching movies
Favorite Board Games:
Ones where people don't get mad when I win...
Favorite Video Games:
Elder Scrolls, Civ
Favorite Music or Musicians:
Tommy Emmanuel, Pat Metheny, Brian Hughes, Yonder Mountain String Band, Infamous String Dusters
Great Books Read Recently:
Do audiobooks count?
Book Currently Reading:
I should track down a book of witty ways to fill out online profiles and start reading it before coming back here..

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