General Information

Name:
Maxx Chatsko
Fool Since:
September 21 2009
Aliases:
XMFBlacknGold (1/13/2016), TMFBlacknGoldOld (10/1/2015), BlacknGold (1/2/2013)
Where I Live:
Pittsburgh, PA
Where I Grew Up:
Everywhere on the East Coast
Gender:
Male

Investing Basics

Investing Experience:
Medium Low
Risk Tolerance:
Medium High
Investing Style:
Motley (i.e. Anything goes!)
Portfolio Size:
Medium (4-12 Stocks)

Investing Expertise

Worst Investment:
URA (week before Fukushima! lost about 40%)

Education And Work Information

School(s) Attended
B.S. Bioprocess Engineering, SUNY-ESF 2012; MS Materials Science Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University 2016
Job Title
Contractor
Company / Organization
The Motley Fool
Former Jobs
Scientist at ChemImage Corp., Blogger for TMF, Editor-in-Chief of SynBioBeta

Interests

Personal Quote:
"A country without idols is nothing." -Roberto Clemente
My Interests:
Reading, running, completing my arm sleeve, drinking lots and lots of tea, kayaking the Three Rivers
Person(s) I'd Like To Meet:
Neil Tyson, Michio Kaku, Richard Dawkins
Favorite Sports or Teams:
Pirates, Penguins, Steelers. You're blindsided. I know.

An Interview with TMFBlacknGold

Last updated: 12/9/2014
The Fool:
In what way would society be different if bears had become the dominant sentient species?
TMFBlacknGold:
Charmin Ultra would be the lowest grade toilet paper.

How I Invest

Keep it simple, stupid.