John Jagerson
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Editor, SlingShot Trader

John Jagerson has worked in the capital markets and private equity for most of his career -- including investing, writing, education and money management. He was a vice president for thinkorswim Group, Inc. and is currently a co-founder of PFX Global and Learning Markets.

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Recent Articles

Trade of the Day: Crocs (CROX)

Apr. 23, 2014, 10:05 am EDT – We don’t expect CROX to start driving long-term growth in its share price, but we do believe there's an opportunity to gather some short-term profits. More 

Trade of the Day: iRobot (IRBT)

Mar. 12, 2014, 9:52 am EDT – I have found an interesting clue for uncovering a winning product – Amazon (AMZN) ratings. More 

Trade of the Day: Maui Land and Pineapple (MLP)

Jan. 2, 2014, 9:52 am EDT – This company popped up on my radar after the NYSE requested it to comment on “unusual trading activity” in its stock prices. More 

Trade of the Day: Monro Muffler Brake (MNRO)

Dec. 11, 2013, 8:46 am EDT – MNRO is in a particularly sweet spot in the industry because the do-it-for-me (DIFM) auto stocks market is highly fragmented. More 

Trade of the Day: iShares Australia Index ETF (EWA)

Dec. 4, 2013, 10:07 am EDT – From a possible rate cut to weakness in Chinese stocks, Australian markets may be looking at a downturn. More 

Trade of the Day: Dean Foods (DF)

Dec. 2, 2013, 9:47 am EDT – DF is overvalued and investors are already starting to sell now that short-term speculation about a dividend has eased off. More 

Trade of the Day: Starbucks (SBUX)

Nov. 27, 2013, 8:43 am EDT – From popular products like Doubleshot espressos to mobile payments, several factors are shaping up for a bullish SBUX trade. More 

Trade of the Day: CurrencyShares Euro Trust (FXE)

Nov. 26, 2013, 9:07 am EDT – Two developments in the currency market are putting upward pressure on the dollar, and downward pressure on the Euro. Find out how to trade this move. More 

What Bernanke’s Latest Comments Mean for the Market

Nov. 21, 2013, 8:00 am EDT – Ben Bernanke and the Federal Reserve continue to be concerned about making sure the market knows that even if QE is reduced, low interest rates or ZIRP will continue. More 

Trade of the Day: Public Storage (PSA)

Nov. 20, 2013, 7:53 am EDT – PSA is a solid fundamental performer that could run back up to its highs if the breakout is confirmed. More