RobertBaillieul

Robert Baillieul

Covering the intersection between the oil patch and Wall Street. Twitter @RobertBaillieul.

General Information

Name:
Robert Baillieul
Fool Since:
July 15 2007
Aliases:
BayStreetBusboy (10/22/2012)

Investing Basics

Investing Experience:
Medium High
Risk Tolerance:
Medium
Investing Style:
Long-Term Buy to Hold
Portfolio Size:
Medium (4-12 Stocks)
Types of Investments:
Dividend stocks and exchange traded funds.
Stocks I Own:
TSX:XIC, TSX:XIN, TSX:XLB, TSX:XRE, TSX: CGL

Interests

Personal Quote:
The apex of mankind is always 40 years ago.
Favorite Vacation Spots:
Montreal QB, Banff AB
Favorite Sports or Teams:
Toronto Blue Jay, Toronto Maple Leafs, Halifax Mooseheads
Favorite Music or Musicians:
Neil Young, Bob Dylan, Steve Earle, Woody Guthrie
Great Books Read Recently:
Private Empire, The Rum Diary, The Big Short

An Interview with RobertBaillieul

Last updated: 6/9/2014
The Fool:
What's your greatest athletic achievement? Little League champ? Ran a marathon? Did 4 consecutive sit-ups?
RobertBaillieul:
Climbing the 1,122 foot Toronto CN Tower in under 15 minutes.
The Fool:
Are we alone in the universe? If not, where is everybody?
RobertBaillieul:
Regardless, both realities are equally disturbing.
The Fool:
How do you define success?
RobertBaillieul:
"A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and gets to bed at night, and in between he does what he wants to do." Bob Dylan

My Story

My investment philosophy is simple: 1) Select companies with exceptional growth potential 2) Buy new all time highs and 3) Cut losses quickly and let winners run.