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. It's a blast.

General Information

Name:
Jon Quast
Fool Since:
January 19 2008

Investing Basics

Investing Experience:
Medium
Risk Tolerance:
Medium High
Investing Style:
Long-Term Buy to Hold
Portfolio Size:
Medium (4-12 Stocks)
Types of Investments:
I like investments in the restaurant sector that are growing fast, and energy investments with big dividends. My value investing strategy is to find stocks that meet three criteria: 1) Forward P/E under 10 and less than P/E TTM, 2) PEG below 1 and 3) trading down at least 25% from 52 week highs.
Stocks I Own:
NES, CRUS, ZAGG, GEVO, PBPB, DFRG

Investing Favorites

Stocks:
Apple, Sandridge Mississippian Trust II, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Buffalo Wild Wings, Panera, The Cheesecake Factory, BJ's Restaurant
Industries:
Food, Energy

Investing Expertise

Greatest Investment:
Marvel
Worst Investment:
Bank of America

Interests

My Interests:
I enjoy surfing at the beach while listening to a punk rock band who has traded in their amps for acoustic guitars I'm also a linguist...yeah
Person(s) I'd Like To Meet:
Apostle Paul Theodore Roosevelt Sequoyah
Favorite Restaurants or Foods:
Checker's Burger Hardee's
Favorite Vacation Spots:
Smokey Mountains
Favorite Sports or Teams:
Jacksonville Jaguars Atlanta Braves
Favorite Movies:
Captain America: the First Avenger The Dark Knight Wayne's World 2
Favorite Board Games:
Risk
Favorite Video Games:
Super Mario Brothers 3 Tecmo Super Bowl
Favorite Music or Musicians:
Relient K Aerosmith
Great Books Read Recently:
The Power of Babel - John McWhorter
Book Currently Reading:
A Short History of the Civil War - James L Stokesburry