General Information

Name:
John Maxfield
Fool Since:
July 5 2011
Where I Live:
Portland, OR
Gender:
Male

Investing Basics

Investing Experience:
Medium High
Risk Tolerance:
Medium
Investing Style:
Long-Term Buy to Hold
Portfolio Size:
Medium (4-12 Stocks)

Investing Favorites

Stocks:
SPY, VTI, VIG, MTB, NYCB, WMT, AMZN, NKE...
Industries:
Banking, Finance, Retail/Consumer Goods
Books:
Where Are the Customers' Yachts?; Mistakes Were Made; The Behavior Gap; The Robber Barons; Built to Last; Thinking Fast and Slow; The Power of Habit; Buffett: The Making of an American Capitalist; Sam Walton: Made in America; Bull!; The Black Swan; Money of the Mind; The Checklist Manifesto; The Intelligent Investor; The Innovator's Dilemma; Outliers; Manics, Panics, and Crashes; Liar's Poker; Den of Thieves; The Smartest Guys in the Room; Barbarians at the Gate; Swoosh; Hard Drive: Bill Gates and the Making of the Microsoft Empire; The Box: How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger; Steve Jobs
Blogs:
Farnam Street; Calculated Risk; The Reformed Broker; Noahpinion; Dealbreaker; Alison Frankel (Reuters); Buttonwood's Notebook (Economist); Paul Krugman
People:
Warren Buffett, Howard Marks, Robert Wilmers, Morgan Housel, John Stumpf, Joseph Ficalora, Richard Davis, Malcolm Gladwell, Benjamin Franklin, Jim Sinegal, Howard Schultz, among others...

Investing Expertise

My Area of Expertise:
Banking

Education And Work Information

School(s) Attended
Southern Methodist University (JD), Lewis & Clark College (BA)
Job Title
Writer
Company / Organization
The Motley Fool

Interests

Favorite Restaurants or Foods:
Daylight Donuts in Torrington, Wyoming (circa 1990)