TMFBomb

Anand Chokkavelu

Anand is the Editorial Director of Fool.com. He loves pithiness, clever turns of phrase, and analyzing the banking sector. You can follow him on Twitter @anandchokkavelu

TMFBomb’s Activity

Mon Apr 7

Caps Pick

TMFBomb made a pick in CAPS. 10:13 PM

MidWest One Financial Group, Inc. (MOFG) will Outperform the S&P 500

Caps Pick

TMFBomb made a pick in CAPS. 10:13 PM

The Container Store Group (TCS) will Outperform the S&P 500

Thu Apr 3

Stock Advisor Boards Post

TMFBomb replied to the Stock Advisor boards. 12:13 PM

Article Comment

TMFBomb commented on an article. 11:09 AM

I'm Torn on Buying the Container Store's Stock

@solwiz,

I share your general wariness on recent IPOs...there's no need to rush...if it's a great company, it'll be around for a long time.

The Container Store has been around for more than

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Wed Apr 2

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TMFBomb replied to the Stock Advisor boards. 12:00 PM

Tue Apr 1

Article Comment

TMFBomb commented on an article. 9:05 PM

I'm Torn on Buying the Container Store's Stock

@grandpa1,

Thanks, it was fun to research and write.

The cash from the initial public offering was used to pay off preferred stock...in other words, as you say, it "stuffed the cash in

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TMFBomb commented on an article. 9:53 AM

I'm Torn on Buying the Container Store's Stock

@TMFBWItime,

Thanks!

@falco,

Enjoyed reading about Mondragon Societies.

@mikecart1,

Yeah, I mentioned Ikea but couldn't include

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Mon Mar 31

Article Comment

TMFBomb commented on an article. 7:35 PM

I'm Torn on Buying the Container Store's Stock

Thanks, Brian!

Credit for the loveliness of the company comparison graphics go to fellow Fool and design guru Dari Fitzgerald.

Fool on,

Anand

Stock Advisor Boards Post

TMFBomb posted to the Stock Advisor boards. 2:57 PM

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Article

TMFBomb published an article 1:58 PM

I'm Buying Two Very Different Banks

Their names are Citigroup and MidWest One Financial Group.

Fri Mar 28

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Article

TMFBomb published an article 10:29 AM

I'm Torn on Buying the Container Store's Stock

The Container Store has a lot of things going for it, but a few things going against it as well.

Fri Feb 21

Article Comment

TMFBomb commented on an article. 2:38 PM

The Most Financially Irresponsible Guy I Know Might Be Better Off Than You

@Zombie111,

"If I can't be Warren Buffett, maybe I should be Joe."

Great line...truer words are rarely written.

-Anand

Wed Feb 19

Article Comment

TMFBomb commented on an article. 10:45 AM

The Most Financially Irresponsible Guy I Know Might Be Better Off Than You

@brigidl,

Hahaha...yes, absolutely. He read every word before I published the article and could have changed anything he found objectionable.

Joe's ability to not take himself too seriously

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Article Comment

TMFBomb commented on an article. 8:40 AM

The Most Financially Irresponsible Guy I Know Might Be Better Off Than You

@dwot,

That's an interesting tool...it's rough, especially on the income side, but I had fun playing with it. Thanks for sharing it!

@Mathman6577,

Haha, I'm terrified

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Article Comment

TMFBomb commented on an article. 8:34 AM

The Most Financially Irresponsible Guy I Know Might Be Better Off Than You

@PSUPhil,

I'm curious..which advice of James Early's does my article disagree with?

Thanks,

Anand

Fri Feb 14

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Article

TMFBomb published an article 3:11 PM

The Most Financially Irresponsible Guy I Know Might Be Better Off Than You

And it's because of one five-second decision.

Sun Sep 29

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Article

TMFBomb published an article 9:19 AM

Why I'm Rebuying Wells Fargo, AIG, and Fifth Third

WFC, AIG, and FITB are still looking like solid buys.

Sun Sep 22

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Article

TMFBomb published an article 10:22 AM

Rent vs. Buy: Why Buying a House Generally Wins

A few simple figures cut through the rent-vs.-buy debate.

Fri Aug 30

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Article

TMFBomb published an article 9:27 AM

83 Reasons We Love Warren Buffett

Happy birthday, Mr. Buffett!

Wed Jun 26

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Article

TMFBomb published an article 1:14 PM

4 Stocks I'm Re-Buying

Picks from analyst Anand Chokkavelu's real-money portfolio.

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CAPS Stats & Trivia

CAPS Player Rating 94.53
Player Rank 4132 out of 75542
Score 916.28
Score Change Today 0
Accuracy 75.00%
Active Picks 53
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Old School Fool CAPS All Star
Board Posts 36
Recs Received 87
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Very First Post Happy 5th Anniversary, SRHCB! (1/21/2005)
Percentage of Posts Rec'd 47.22 %
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