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John Jagerson

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.

John has a B.S. in Business Administration from Utah Valley University and completed the PLD at Harvard Business School in 2006. He is actively involved in managing his own stock, options, futures and forex portfolio.

John is the co-author of the book Profiting with Forex published in 2006 by McGraw Hill. He has been the featured trader in BusinessWeek's Stock Trader newsletter and has written for numerous online and offline financial publications. John's commentary and educational articles are regularly featured across the web and at www.learningmarkets.com.

But John also has another skill set that is equally important to your trading success. He is both a natural-born teacher and coach, talents he also showcases at Learning Markets and PFX Global, the two firms he co-founded with fellow SlingShot Trader and Turbo Trader Live editor and strategist S. Wade Hansen.

John is co-editor of SlingShot Trader where he combines two great passions in order to help investors gain more confidence and make bigger profits trading options. He lives and breathes investing -- virtually every aspect of it, from stocks and options to futures and Forex. He has never "met a market" that failed to fascinate him.

Most recently, John is co-options strategist of Turbo Trader Live -- a live, interactive trading room service that runs two hours every trading day the market is open. Turbo Trader Live focuses on long call and put options, as well as long and short vertical spread strategies.

Advisory Services

SlingShot Trader
  • Focus: Option Trading
  • Volatility Level: Medium to High
  • Trading Frequency: 2-4 trades each week
  • Price: $39 for 2-month trial
Service Features:
  • Trade Alerts
  • Weekly Market Analysis & Updates
  • SlingShot Trade Live Weekly Trading Room Session
  • 24/7 Access to Subscriber-Only Website
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Turbo Trader Live
  • Focus: Long Option & Vertical Spreads Trading
  • Volatility Level: Medium to High
  • Trading Frequency: 5-10 trades each week
  • Price: $395 for 2 months
Service Features:
  • Live Interactive Trading Room
  • Trade Alerts
  • Daily Market Round-Ups
  • 24/7 Access to Subscriber-Only Website
Learn More