TMFBuck

Buck Hartzell

Having grown up in a family business, Buck developed an interest in compounding money early in life. He is forever indebted to his mother for introducing him to investing. Buck earned a B.A. in Sociology from McDaniel College and an MBA for Wake Forrest University. In 1998 he became a fulltime Fool, initially working in the Fool's technology department. He now heads up investor learning and operations working closely with the Fool's world class group of analysts. His Motley core value is... Be Learning, Always.

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Thu Jul 3

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Boards Post

TMFBuck replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 2:20 PM

Re: OT: Posco poscibilities

I have often heard this affirmed (including by Munger?), but how sure are you? How does a steel co in Korea with high wages and no natural resources get to have lower costs than a new plant in India or China ?

I can't speak for India [more]

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TMFBuck replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 11:14 AM

Re: OT: Posco poscibilities

Hi Jim,

Good post as always. I won't take on Posco but rather the idea of cherry picking from downtrodden. Several years ago we invited the founder of gurufocus in for a visit to Foolhq. Charlie Tian is a very nice guy. He tracks the trades [more]

Tue Jul 1

Caps Pick

TMFBuck made a pick in CAPS. 12:03 PM

Endurance Specialty (ENH) will Outperform the S&P 500

Fri Jun 20

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Fri May 30

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TMFBuck posted to the Stock Advisor boards. 12:36 PM

Fri May 23

Hidden Gems Boards Post

TMFBuck posted to the Hidden Gems boards. 10:37 AM

Wed May 21

Hidden Gems article.

TMFBuck published an update. 10:48 AM

Tue May 20

Stock Advisor Boards Post

TMFBuck replied to the Stock Advisor boards. 8:26 PM

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TMFBuck replied to the Stock Advisor boards. 8:14 PM

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TMFBuck posted to the One boards. 4:27 PM

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TMFBuck posted to the Hidden Gems boards. 10:53 AM

Fri May 16

CAPS Outperform Pitch

TMFBuck wrote about Lumber Liquidators (LL) . 4:24 PM

LL Outperform

Lots of growth ahead and we're still only at about 900,000 new home starts which should pick up in the future.

Caps Pick

TMFBuck made a pick in CAPS. 4:24 PM

Lumber Liquidators (LL) will Outperform the S&P 500

CAPS Outperform Pitch

TMFBuck wrote about Walker & Dunlop (WD) . 2:35 PM

WD Outperform

A nice refinancing wave should benefit them over the next few years.

Caps Pick

TMFBuck made a pick in CAPS. 2:35 PM

Walker & Dunlop (WD) will Outperform the S&P 500

CAPS Outperform Pitch

TMFBuck wrote about Progressive (PGR) . 2:33 PM

PGR Outperform

A great business model that will continue to take market share in their market. This is a long term hold.

Caps Pick

TMFBuck made a pick in CAPS. 2:33 PM

Progressive (PGR) will Outperform the S&P 500

Thu May 15

Stock Advisor Boards Post

TMFBuck replied to the Stock Advisor boards. 9:29 AM

Million Dollar Portfolio Boards Post

TMFBuck posted to the Million Dollar Portfolio boards. 9:23 AM

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Very First Post Re: Price drop . . . (1/21/1999)
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