LouAnn Lofton

LouAnn Lofton has been with The Motley Fool since January 2000, first as a writer, later as the managing editor for all of the Fool's online content, and currently as a contributing writer. She's the author of the Fool's "Warren Buffett Invests Like a Girl: And Why You Should, Too," published in June 2011. As a largely self-taught investor and a believer in taking the long-term view, her interests and portfolio lean towards owning stocks she can easily understand and then holding onto them forever. When she's not curled up reading somewhere, she's gallavanting around New Orleans in search of the perfect po-boy. You can follow her on Twitter via @LouAnnLofton.

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Thu Jul 3



TMFBling published an article 12:20 PM

Invest Like a Girl

The Motley Fool knew it was cool to do things “like a girl” years ago.

Wed Dec 4



TMFBling published an article 5:15 PM

Should I Sell This 860% Gainer?

What’s a Fool to do when one stock dominates her portfolio? Chipotle Mexican Grill has been an investor's dream stock, but it may be time for this Fool to take some money off the table.

Sat Aug 31



TMFBling published an article 7:15 AM

Why Microsoft Should Hire Nick Saban

What can the aging, ailing tech giant learn from the head of a football powerhouse?

Thu Sep 20



TMFBling published an article 10:18 AM

The Stock That Burned Me: Allied Irish Banks

Buying a bank at the beginning of 2008 seemed so smart... at the time.

Thu Apr 28



TMFBling published an article 3:38 PM

The One Question Buffett Needs to Answer

At Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting, Warren Buffett is going to get pummeled with questions about everything from David Sokol to the decline of the dollar. But here's the one question we really want him to answer ...

Tue Apr 26



TMFBling published an article 3:06 PM

Warren Buffett Invests Like a Girl

The Oracle of Omaha's in touch with his feminine side, and if you'd like to improve your investment returns over the long run, you should be, too.

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