General Information

Name:
Wade Michels
Fool Since:
December 23 2005
Aliases:
exMFBreakerWade (8/5/2013), TMFBreakerWade (7/26/2013), TMFBreakerWade1 (7/28/2009), XMFBreakerWade (7/27/2009), TMFFool2Bsomeday (6/27/2008), fool2besomeday (10/1/2007)
Where I Live:
Old Saybrook, CT
Where I Grew Up:
Old Saybrook, CT
Gender:
Male

Investing Basics

Investing Experience:
High
Risk Tolerance:
High
Investing Style:
Motley (i.e. Anything goes!)
Portfolio Size:
Medium (4-12 Stocks)
Types of Investments:
Diagonal Spreads
Stocks I Own:
SILC, ZIV, Long AMZN May $390 calls, Short AMZN Apr $327.5 calls, Long DDD May $55 calls, Short DDD Apr $51 calls, Long QQQ May 87.63 calls, Long QQQ May 87.63 puts, Short QQQ Apr 86.63 calls, Short QQQ Apr 82 puts, Long TSLA May $220 puts, Short TSLA Apr $190 puts, Long UVXY Jun $65 puts, Long UVXY Apr $50 puts, Short UVXY Apr $58 puts, Long YHOO May $36 calls, Short YHOO April $38.5 calls,

Investing Favorites

Stocks:
SILC

Investing Expertise

My Area of Expertise:
Diagonal Spreads
Greatest Investment:
SILC
Worst Investment:
PSUN
Money I Manage:
Family and close friends...

Education And Work Information

School(s) Attended
Quinnipiac University, Albertus Magnus
Job Title
Foolish soul

Interests

Personal Quote:
"The shortest distance between two points is a straight line in the opposite direction." - Ty Webb Caddyshack
Person(s) I'd Like To Meet:
Bill Parcells
Favorite Vacation Spots:
Sandals in the Bahamas
Favorite Sports or Teams:
Miami Dolphins
Favorite Music or Musicians:
Dave Mathews
Great Books Read Recently:
Poor Charlie's Almanack - Charles Munger

An Interview with DarthWader

Last updated: 2/28/2009
The Fool:
Tell us about your greatest personal success, not necessarily finance related.
DarthWader:
Getting hired by the Motley Fool.
The Fool:
Your most heroic moment in life?
DarthWader:
I was at the beach with a friend and her child was playing in the water. He got knocked over by the tide and went under. I didn't know I could move that fast, --- Jeremy was fine.
The Fool:
What do you fear most?
DarthWader:
Loss of my wife.
[Read the full Interview]