General Information

Name:
Daniel Ferry
Fool Since:
May 24 2012
Aliases:
CatoMinor (8/24/2012)

Investing Basics

Investing Experience:
High
Risk Tolerance:
Medium High
Investing Style:
Long-Term Buy to Hold
Portfolio Size:
Large (12 or more Stocks)
Types of Investments:
- Reliable dividend payers - Value investments - Aggressive growth
Stocks I Own:
AAPL, AMZN, ATVI, BIP, BLX, BRK.B, CAT, COST, DIS, DDD, EBAY, EXC, F, GE, GLW, GM, GOOG, ITRN, JNJ, LLTC, MELI, MMM, MT, NVS, PEB, PVD, SBUX, SDRL, SSYS, STON, TGH, TMP, VE, WM, WPRT, WTW, ZIP

Investing Favorites

Stocks:
Apple, Brookfield Infrastructure Partners, Canadian National, Caterpillar, General Electric
Industries:
I cover transportation, manufacturers, and some consumer goods, but I invest pretty broadly.

Investing Expertise

My Area of Expertise:
I draw on transportation planning experience to look at companies that benefit from strong logistical advantages.
Greatest Investment:
Amazon. The perfect storm of big data, Internet retail, and logistical excellence.
Worst Investment:
Hansen Medical. Nearly a 90% loss. That's why you don't invest in companies you don't understand.

Education And Work Information

School(s) Attended
Cornell University, Tufts University
Job Title
Contributing Writer
Company / Organization
The Motley Fool
Former Jobs
Transportation Planner

Interests

Personal Quote:
"Never ascribe to malice that which can be adequately explained by incompetence." - attributed to Napoleon Bonaparte