TMFJoeInvestor

Joe Magyer

Joe Magyer is the Chief Investment Officer and a Portfolio Manager at Lakehouse Capital. He has managed portfolios, services, and teams of investors in both the USA and Australia. Prior to launching Lakehouse, Joe served as the Portfolio Manager of Motley Fool Pro and the Director of Research at Motley Fool Australia. During Joe's tenure as the advisor of Motley Fool Pro, from the end of March 2014 through mid-August 2016, the portfolio returned a cumulative 81.8% vs. 14.9% for its benchmark, the ASX All Ords. Before making the leap to Australia Joe served as the lead advisor of Motley Fool Inside Value, which was recognized by The Wall Street Journal in August 2013 as the best-performing investment newsletter in America of the past 5 years. Joe also writes a weekly column for the Australian Financial Review and makes regular appearances on the likes of CNBC and Sky Business. A CFA charterholder, Joe is a graduate of the University of Georgia (BBA Finance) and Georgia State University (MS Finance). You can follow Joe on Twitter at @Magyer.

General Information

Name:
Joe Magyer
Fool Since:
September 23 2002
Aliases:
jmagyer (10/5/2005)
Where I Live:
Sydney, Australia

Investing Basics

Investing Experience:
High
Investing Style:
Long-Term Buy to Hold
Portfolio Size:
Large (12 or more Stocks)
Stocks I Own:
ADP, AMTD, AMZN, BATRA, BRK-B, EXPE, FAST, GNCMA, GOOG, GOOGL, HHC, IBKR, KMX, LBTYK, LILAK, LUK, MKL, MKTX, NOV, PGR, PYPL, UPS, V, WFC

Investing Favorites

Stocks:
Tele-Communications Inc.
Boards:
Pro: General Investing, IV: Value Central, Deranged Monkey Criticism, An Open Letter, Berkshire Hathaway
Books:
Moneyball, The Outsiders, The Little Book That Builds Wealth
Newsletters:
Motley Fool Pro AU, Inside Value US
People:
Warren Buffett, John Malone

Education And Work Information

School(s) Attended
University of Georgia (BBA) and Georgia State (MS Finance)
Job Title
Director of Research, Fool AU. Portfolio Manager, Motley Fool Pro.
Company / Organization
The Motley Fool
Former Jobs
Investment banker

Interests

Personal Quote:
[Rise early, work hard, strike oil. - J. Paul Getty] ... [Be fearful when others are greedy, and greedy when others are fearful. - Warren Buffett]
Favorite Vacation Spots:
Napa Valley, Tasmania
Favorite Sports or Teams:
The Dawgs
Favorite Board Games:
Dominion, Ticket to Ride
Favorite Music or Musicians:
Bob Dylan, Richard Halley, Yo-Yo Ma, & The Allman Brothers Band
Great Books Read Recently:
The Outsiders by William Thorndike

An Interview with TMFJoeInvestor

Last updated: 6/30/2015
The Fool:
What is your favorite techno gadget?
TMFJoeInvestor:
Kindle Voyager.
The Fool:
What seemingly insurmountable challenge did you meet and defeat?
TMFJoeInvestor:
I broke my high school's 400m record on the track.
The Fool:
Is there a public figure that inspires you?
TMFJoeInvestor:
Billy Beane, Warren Buffett, Ellis Wyatt...