John Jagerson and Wade Hansen
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Editors, SlingShot Trader

John Jagerson and Wade Hansen co-founded Learning Markets and PFX Global to help individual investors learn to take control of their investment portfolios. And most recently, they are editors of SlingShot Trader. SlingShot Trader is a weekly options trading service where using their proprietary screening mechanism -- the SlingShot Profit Screen -- they cut through the noise to find the high-velocity trades that will put money in your pocket.

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Recent Articles

Financials Are Flagging Heading Into 2015

Oct. 3, 2014, 11:20 am EST – The outlook for 2015 is not entirely bearish as the expectation is that the economy will dodge any downturns, which should help the financial sector stay profitable. More 

Trade of the Day: Yum Brands (YUM)

Oct. 1, 2014, 10:56 am EST – The company is particularly sensitive to events in China, such as pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong, and is also suffering a PR nightmare. More 

Trade of the Day: Nucor Steel (NUE)

Sep. 24, 2014, 9:09 am EST – The Chinese economy is between a rock and a hard place. More 

Thinking of Buying the BABA IPO? Here’s What You Need to Know.

Sep. 18, 2014, 1:17 pm EST – The world is abuzz with anticipation over the Alibaba IPO. If you're thinking of investing -- and who isn't? -- here's what you need to know. More 

Trade of the Day: American Capital Agency (AGNC)

Sep. 17, 2014, 8:35 am EST – If interest rates rise, the value of AGNC's holdings fall and the cost of new borrowings increases. More 

Trade of the Day: Genesco (GCO)

Sep. 10, 2014, 8:38 am EST – You may not have heard of Genesco but you probably know its brands. More 

Abbott Labs’ ‘Sugar High’ is Just What the Doctor Ordered

Sep. 4, 2014, 1:20 am EST – Abbott Laboratories (ABT) is about to complete a bullish symmetrical triangle following positive news about its glucose monitoring system. More 

Trade of the Day: Whole Foods Markets (WFM)

Sep. 3, 2014, 9:34 am EST – Whole Foods Market’s price started to decline when its operating markets flattened and cooled off. More 

Trade of the Day: Office Depot (ODP)

Aug. 25, 2014, 9:40 am EST – Office Depot (ODP) began to lose value when Staples (SPLS) warned about the coming quarter, which is a very bad sign for the industry. Back-to-school is critical, and it looks like the data aren't going to be good. More 

Trade of the Day: GameStop (GME)

Aug. 20, 2014, 7:47 am EST – We like opening a bearish trade on GME as the stock breaks support at $40 per share and completes a massive, bearish, technical-divergence. More