thequast

Jon Quast

As a newlywed in 2006, the Motley Fool's website convinced me I was capable of investing in the stock market. Now, not only do I manage my own portfolio, I'm able to share what I've learned as a contributor with the Fool. To keep track of my articles, follow me on Twitter

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Thu Mar 2

CAPS Underperform Pitch

thequast wrote about Snap Inc. (SNAP) . 2:56 PM

SNAP Underperform

This one is pretty easy for me. IPO's when the stock market is at an all-time high is a virtual guarantee for newly listed companies to be overvalued. Add-in that Snap is overvalued anyway because of its high profile status. At around 60x revenue, I [more]

Caps Pick

thequast made a pick in CAPS. 2:56 PM

Snap Inc. (SNAP) will Underperform the S&P 500

Mon Feb 27

CAPS Outperform Pitch Reply

thequast commented on thequast's pitch for IQNT. 12:52 PM

Closing pick after buyout

Tue Dec 20

CAPS Outperform Pitch

thequast wrote about BofI Holding (BOFI) . 7:48 PM

BOFI Outperform

Strong company with good prospects moving forward. I've just been waiting on a pullback.

Caps Pick

thequast made a pick in CAPS. 7:48 PM

BofI Holding (BOFI) will Outperform the S&P 500

CAPS Outperform Pitch

thequast wrote about Intuitive Surgical (ISRG) . 7:47 PM

ISRG Outperform

Strong company with good prospects moving forward. I've just been waiting on a pullback.

Caps Pick

thequast made a pick in CAPS. 7:47 PM

Intuitive Surgical (ISRG) will Outperform the S&P 500

CAPS Outperform Pitch

thequast wrote about Shopify (SHOP) . 7:47 PM

SHOP Outperform

Strong company with good prospects moving forward. I've just been waiting on a pullback.

Caps Pick

thequast made a pick in CAPS. 7:47 PM

Shopify (SHOP) will Outperform the S&P 500

CAPS Outperform Pitch

thequast wrote about Align Technology (ALGN) . 7:47 PM

ALGN Outperform

Strong company with good prospects moving forward. I've just been waiting on a pullback.

Caps Pick

thequast made a pick in CAPS. 7:47 PM

Align Technology (ALGN) will Outperform the S&P 500

Mon Nov 21

CAPS Outperform Pitch

thequast wrote about Amerco (UHAL) . 7:38 PM

UHAL Outperform

Following investors I follow into this stock after the recent selloff

Caps Pick

thequast made a pick in CAPS. 7:38 PM

Amerco (UHAL) will Outperform the S&P 500

CAPS Outperform Pitch

thequast wrote about Under Armour (A Shares) (UAA) . 9:40 AM

UAA Outperform

I've been thinking a lot recently about the difference between investing in leaders and managers. As I step back and look at Under Armor, the founder CEO is a leader and has led them from nothing to #2 in the world. I see no reason why he [more]

CAPS Outperform Pitch

thequast wrote about Chicago Bridge and Iron (CBI) . 9:38 AM

CBI Outperform

A cheap stock, long strong financial history, that I like for the next four years for sure especially if President Trump fulfills his campaign promise of rebuilding America's infrastructure. If that promise falls flat, or if CBI fails to capture a [more]

Caps Pick

thequast made a pick in CAPS. 9:38 AM

Chicago Bridge and Iron (CBI) will Outperform the S&P 500

Mon Oct 31

Caps Pick

thequast made a pick in CAPS. 8:04 PM

Under Armour (A Shares) (UAA) will Outperform the S&P 500

Caps Pick

thequast made a pick in CAPS. 8:03 PM

Nike (NKE) will Outperform the S&P 500

Mon Oct 3

CAPS Outperform Pitch Reply

thequast commented on thequast's pitch for TSCO. 3:11 PM

Here's a more complete writeup I did http://seekingalpha.com/article/4009768-tractor-supply-company-unconventional-organic-food-play

Thu Sep 15

CAPS Outperform Pitch

thequast wrote about Tractor Supply (TSCO) . 3:52 PM

TSCO Outperform

The big one-day drop was enough to put this is on my radar, and I'm glad it did. This is a company that in my thinking is recession proof. Rural folks with rural needs don't go away with the highs and lows of the economy. Livestock always needs to be [more]

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