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

Fri Sep 23

NL

Article

TMFCheesehead published an article 6:05 AM

3 Dividend Investing Tips That Could Earn You Thousands

Seriously, thousands of dollars. Who wants to leave that kind of money on the table?

Thu Sep 22

NL

Article

TMFCheesehead published an article 11:51 AM

3 Top Dividend Stocks for Your Roth IRA

Sock these in your Roth IRA and you could be getting yields over 10% in a decade!

Tue Sep 20

NL

Article

TMFCheesehead published an article 12:24 PM

Better Buy: Philip Morris International Inc. vs. Reynolds American, Inc.

Reynolds holds the second, third, and fourth most popular brands in the U.S. Is that enough to beat Philip Morris?

NL

Article

TMFCheesehead published an article 11:25 AM

4 Things Intuitive Surgical, Inc. Management Wants You to Know

As the third quarter comes to an end, here are the four things investors need to remember.

Mon Sep 19

NL

Article

TMFCheesehead published an article 12:52 PM

Better Buy: GoPro Inc. vs. Garmin Ltd.

The author actually owns the stock that comes out behind. Here's why.

Fri Sep 16

NL

Article

TMFCheesehead published an article 11:06 AM

Better Buy: Fitbit Inc. vs. Garmin Ltd.

It's actually a lot closer than you might think.

Thu Sep 15

NL

Article

TMFCheesehead published an article 9:22 AM

The Simple Reason Why I Won't Buy These Internet of Things Companies

There are two huge risks that beginning investors need to consider, as they are wealth killers.

Wed Sep 14

NL

Article

TMFCheesehead published an article 2:53 PM

How Safe Is Gilead Sciences Inc. and Its Dividend?

The dividend is very strong, but what about the company's future prospects?

CAPS Outperform Pitch

TMFCheesehead wrote about Gilead Sciences (GILD) . 12:27 PM

GILD Outperform

I'm not a huge fan of investing in Big Pharma companies, but at these prices, it's hard not to take a chance on this company.

Caps Pick

TMFCheesehead made a pick in CAPS. 12:27 PM

Gilead Sciences (GILD) will Outperform the S&P 500

Mon Sep 12

Stock Advisor Boards Post

TMFCheesehead replied to the Stock Advisor boards. 9:59 PM

NL

Article

TMFCheesehead published an article 2:54 PM

This Is the One Stock I'm Buying Right Now

A small company with booming revenue growth and a widening moat? Yes, please!

Fri Sep 9

NL

Article

TMFCheesehead published an article 3:40 PM

Can This Centurylink Inc Dividend Even Survive?

Yes, it can. But does that make the stock a buy?

NL

Article

TMFCheesehead published an article 1:19 PM

10 Reasons to Buy Amazon.com, Inc. Stock and Never Sell

No. 1 is the most important, and No. 5 should convince you that no one can touch the company.

Thu Sep 8

NL

Article

TMFCheesehead published an article 3:44 PM

Better Buy: Whole Foods Market, Inc. vs. Sprouts Farmers Market Inc.

The organic food industry has gotten ugly, but one of these two looks like it's a better bet on the future.

Stock Advisor article.

TMFCheesehead published an update. 12:33 AM

Wed Sep 7

Rule Breakers article.

TMFCheesehead published an update. 3:58 PM

Stock Advisor Boards Post

TMFCheesehead posted to the Stock Advisor boards. 2:28 PM

NL

Article

TMFCheesehead published an article 2:11 PM

Dave & Buster's Comps Disappoint, but the Business Remains Solid

There's still a long runway for growth here.

NL

Article

TMFCheesehead published an article 1:35 PM

Casey's General Stores Inc. Misses Estimate in Prepared-Foods Segment

After developing a solid reputation for underpromising and overdelivering, management has reversed course.

Show More Activity ...

CAPS Stats & Trivia

CAPS Player Rating 74.66
Player Rank 18974 out of 74878
Score 265.05
Score Change Today -4.76
Accuracy 60.23%
Active Picks 40
Total Picks 289
Best Pick AMZN (+214.47)
Worst Pick BBY (-164.36)
Average Score per Pick 0.92
Charms Earned 5
Highest Rated Favorite TMF1000
Go to TMFCheesehead’s CAPS page

Boards Stats & Trivia

Three stars, 500 posts SN Explorer 1 Mission Team Member
Board Posts 526
Recs Received 3064
People who have rec'd these posts 686
Recs to Posts Ratio (last 30 days) 3.80
Threads Started 268
Threads Started Percentage 50.95 %
Most Frequent Board Motley Fool Supernova
Very First Post A RB: New Stock Ideas post. (4/7/2011)
Percentage of Posts Rec'd 80.23 %
Show TMFCheesehead’s 10 Latest Posts