TMFInsight

Sean O'Reilly

General Information

Name:
Sean O'Reilly
Fool Since:
September 9 2013
Aliases:
TMFBuckeye (8/18/2017), TMFIrishman (5/30/2014)
Where I Live:
Arlington, VA
Where I Grew Up:
Medina, OH
Gender:
Male

Investing Basics

Investing Experience:
High
Risk Tolerance:
Medium High
Investing Style:
Value Investor
Portfolio Size:
Medium (4-12 Stocks)
Types of Investments:
Foolish.
Stocks I Own:
EVEP, MCEP, OAS, AREX, CAFD, FSLR, BPL, BSJM, BSJK, BSJI, BSJJ

Investing Favorites

Industries:
Energy, Industrials, Consumer Goods, Software, some Financials.
Books:
Money Masters, The Intelligent Investor,
Newsletters:
Stock Advisor, Motley Fool One, Rulebreakers, and Explorer.
People:
David Tepper, Warren Buffett, Stanley Druckenmiller and, of course the Gardner brothers.

Investing Expertise

My Area of Expertise:
Consumer Goods, Energy & Industrials, with a little bit of Financials and Technology on top.
Greatest Investment:
USG
Worst Investment:
DRYS

Education And Work Information

School(s) Attended
Case Western Reserve University
Job Title
Contributing Editor, Copywriter
Company / Organization
The Motley Fool
Former Jobs
Sector Editor, Podcast Host

Interests

Personal Quote:
Be Bold.
My Interests:
Investing, Philosophy, History, and Adventures.
Person(s) I'd Like To Meet:
In no particular order: David Tepper, George Soros, Thomas Jefferson, Warren Buffett, Alexander The Great, Stanley Druckenmiller, Bill Gates, John D. Rockefeller, J.P. Morgan, Paul Volcker and Cornelius Vanderbilt
Favorite Restaurants or Foods:
Chipotle.
Favorite Vacation Spots:
Catawba Island, Ohio
Favorite Sports or Teams:
Cleveland Indians, Cincinnati Reds, Indianapolis Colts, and Chicago Cubs
Favorite Movies:
Inception, The Dark Knight, The Godfather, The Godfather Part II, Casablanca, How To Succeed In Business, The Sound of Music, Field of Dreams, Man Of Steel, Batman(1989), and From Russia With Love.
Favorite Board Games:
Monopoly
Favorite Video Games:
Raw Data.
Favorite Music or Musicians:
Mainstream....
Great Books Read Recently:
Mastery.
Book Currently Reading:
Business Adventures by John Brooks

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An Interview with TMFInsight

Last updated: 11/16/2015
The Fool:
Tell us a joke (bear in mind this is a family site.)
TMFInsight:
Two guys walk into a bar...the third one ducks and doesn't hit his head!
The Fool:
What other financial products or services do you use?
TMFInsight:
The ValueLine Investment Survey.
The Fool:
List some of your favorite websites, with commentary where appropriate. (Please provide the URLs, too.)
TMFInsight:
Fool.com of course!

How I Invest

While not for the faint of heart I prefer looking for deep value/distressed situations. I've found that if the situation is right this can be a lot lower risk because the price paid in relation to value is so low.