John - you can guess my last name from my id

General Information

John - you can guess my last name from my id
Fool Since:
March 14 1998
Where I Live:
New Jersey

Investing Basics

Investing Experience:
Risk Tolerance:
Investing Style:
Long-Term Buy to Hold
Portfolio Size:
Large (12 or more Stocks)

Investing Favorites


Education And Work Information

School(s) Attended
Corpus Christi College, Cambridge, UK
Job Title
ceo consulting company


Personal Quote:
It's like deja-vu, all over again....In theory there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice there is....Nobody goes there anymore. It's too crowded.... Yogi Berra “Buy stocks that go up; if they don’t go up, don’t buy them” (Will Rogers)
Person(s) I'd Like To Meet:
Sergei Brin/Larry Page
Favorite Vacation Spots:
New England/Seattle/Vancouver
Favorite Sports or Teams:
Hockey/NJ Devils
Favorite Music or Musicians:
Classical & Beatles; Death Cab for Cutie; Postal Service; Devotchka
Great Books Read Recently:
Fall of Giants - Ken Follett - listened to audiobook from audible.com
Book Currently Reading:
You can find out here: http://www.goodreads.com/review/list/220391?shelf=currently-reading

An Interview with JSergeant

Last updated: 1/4/2012
The Fool:
What is your favorite techno gadget?
The iPod, iPhone, iPad, iMac (can you tell I like Apple?) I still like my Garmin Nuvi, and also have an Amazon Fire
The Fool:
What's the best restaurant you've ever been to? (Include name, location, and average bill for two.)
Windows on the World - alas it's no longer there.<br />http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Windows_on_the_World<br />Other fine restaurants which still exist and I would recommend are:<br /><br />Restaurant Georges in the Pompidou Center in Paris (for lunch)<br />http://www.centrepompidou.fr/Pompidou/Communication.nsf/0/C802434866E91C8CC1256D9800513026?OpenDocument&sessionM=3.8&L=2<br /><br />Highlawn Pavilion in West Orange, NJ<br />http://www.highlawn.com/<br />
The Fool:
What's been your best investment to date, and how did you discover it?
NFLX, ADBL, AAPL, HANS, my wife and my kids. Based on personal experience.<br />10/1/09 update. ADBL was bought by AMZN.<br />AAPL & NFLX are still my best investments.
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