David Kern is a self directed investor with the goal of capital growth. He posts all his trades and results at: www.abjectavarice.com. A lifelong entrepreneur, David was hailed by Lawnmowing International in 1988 as "a rising celebrity within the inner circle of lawn maintenance professionals (in the 12 and under age bracket)." His first "real" job was stocking shelves at Walmart - which didn't even last the semester before he was sure he never wanted to do that again. He continues to have an interest in business and finance, and plans to found an aerospace company.