TMFCheesehead

Brian Stoffel

For six years after graduating from Grinnell College, Brian Stoffel was a middle school teacher. Five of them were spent in inner-city Washington DC at a KIPP charter school that focused getting 100% of students accepted to college. In 2010, Brian and his wife took time off to move to Costa Rica and re-evaluate their life priorities. Six months later, having been an avid blogger on finance and stocks on the Motley Fool's discussion boards, Brian entered the Motley Fool's Writer Development Program. He has been writing for the Fool since 2010, and loves all-things-Wisconsin.

TMFCheesehead’s Activity

Tue Nov 22

Supernova Boards Post

TMFCheesehead replied to the Supernova boards. 9:36 PM

Mon Nov 21

CAPS Outperform Pitch

TMFCheesehead wrote about CVS Health (CVS) . 12:58 PM

CVS Outperform

Losing customers to Walgreens hurts, but this is still a cash machine.

Caps Pick

TMFCheesehead made a pick in CAPS. 12:58 PM

CVS Health (CVS) will Outperform the S&P 500

Thu Nov 17

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TMFCheesehead published an article 5:22 PM

Better Buy: Frontier Communications Corp vs. T-Mobile US Inc

This might be the easiest call I've ever made. Here's why.

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TMFCheesehead published an article 7:22 AM

Here's How 2016 Social Security Benefits Changed

While most might not have sensed a change, there were some notable modifications to Social Security benefits in 2016.

Tue Nov 15

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TMFCheesehead published an article 2:05 PM

Better Buy: Costco Wholesale Corporation vs. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

One of these two is just too darn expensive.

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TMFCheesehead published an article 6:45 AM

10 Highest-Yielding Dividend Stocks

Only these three pass the sniff test to deserve your attention.

Mon Nov 14

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TMFCheesehead published an article 2:40 PM

Better Buy: Fitbit Inc vs. Nike Inc

One stock is really cheap, while the other's much safer.

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TMFCheesehead published an article 2:08 PM

Here's Why Hernia Operations Are Picking Up So Much for Intuitive Surgical, Inc.

In a lot of ways, it's the same as open surgery. Except for this one crucial variable.

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TMFCheesehead published an article 6:04 AM

Retirement Crisis? The Unexpected Truth Behind How It Plays Out

On paper, our retirees should be miserable. But by asking retirees how they're doing, 77% give this surprising response.

Sun Nov 13

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TMFCheesehead published an article 7:23 AM

3 Reasons It’s Smart to Take Social Security Benefits at 62

Believe it or not, leaving Social Security benefit money on the table is almost always a good choice. Here's why...

Fri Nov 11

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TMFCheesehead published an article 7:40 AM

Top 3 Advantages of Managing Your Own Money

A little effort on your part could lead to enormous benefits down the road.

Thu Nov 10

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TMFCheesehead published an article 3:00 PM

Better Buy: Microsoft Corporation vs. Apple Inc.

One is cheaper, the other has a stronger moat. Which one comes out on top?

Wed Nov 9

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TMFCheesehead published an article 2:02 PM

Better Buy: Microsoft Corporation vs. Amazon.com, Inc.

It's a very close call between these two, so the author decides based on his own skin in the game.

Tue Nov 8

Rule Breakers article.

TMFCheesehead published an update. 12:02 PM

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TMFCheesehead published an article 11:00 AM

Wayfair Inc. Produces a Solid Quarter, but the Market Still Has Its Doubts

Even though customers are flocking to the site, shorts are right to question this aspect of the income statement.

Mon Nov 7

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TMFCheesehead published an article 3:54 PM

How Big Could This New Procedure Be for Intuitive Surgical, Inc.?

Colorectal operations have been singled out for quite some time. How big is the potential?

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TMFCheesehead published an article 11:16 AM

3 Big Takeaways From Zendesk Inc. Earnings

The business is still strong, but there are two yellow flags this Fool is now watching.

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TMFCheesehead published an article 10:33 AM

3 Great Dividend Stocks for Low-Risk Investors

You might think they're boring, but take a look at the dividend growth potential and you might be surprised.

Sun Nov 6

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TMFCheesehead published an article 12:00 PM

3 Stocks I’m Never Selling

All three have lots of cash, skin in the game, and above all a counter-intuitive approach that has great long-term promise.

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CAPS Stats & Trivia

CAPS Player Rating 56.35
Player Rank 32627 out of 74749
Score -108.43
Score Change Today -19.90
Accuracy 58.30%
Active Picks 43
Total Picks 296
Best Pick AMZN (+180.58)
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Average Score per Pick -0.37
Charms Earned 4
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Boards Stats & Trivia

Three stars, 500 posts SN Explorer 1 Mission Team Member
Board Posts 537
Recs Received 3091
People who have rec'd these posts 687
Recs to Posts Ratio (last 30 days) N/A
Threads Started 273
Threads Started Percentage 50.84 %
Most Frequent Board Motley Fool Supernova
Very First Post A RB: New Stock Ideas post. (4/7/2011)
Percentage of Posts Rec'd 80.26 %
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