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: Disney (DIS)

Oct. 24, 2013, 5:39 am EDT – Forget fairy dust -- the technicals show this stock should fly to at least $73, making it a great options pick. More 

Trade of the Day: 10-Year T-Note Yields

Oct. 23, 2013, 9:07 am EDT – Trade the head-and-shoulders pattern in Treasury yields with ETFs, options or highly correlated stocks. More 

Trade of the Day: RadioShack (RSH)

Oct. 17, 2013, 6:32 am EDT – RadioShack's problems are nothing new, and they're unlikely to change. With earnings coming up on Oct. 22, you can make a bearish bet with put options. More 

Trade of the Day: Star Scientific (STSI)

Oct. 16, 2013, 6:12 am EDT – Scandal and less-than-convincing efficacy studies have plagued this Nutraceutical company. Add scary technicals, and you've got the makings of a short trade. More 

Trade of the Day: iShares High-Yield Bond ETF (HYG)

Oct. 9, 2013, 8:47 am EDT – Many traders don't really understand bonds. But a bearish opportunity in the iShares High Yield Bond ETF (HYG) is emerging, and is worth the explanation. More 

Trade of the Day: Tesla (TSLA)

Oct. 3, 2013, 5:25 am EDT – Analysts think TSLA is fundamentally overvalued, but it has not yet shown signs of technical exhaustion or reversal patterns. Does that make it a buy? More 

Trade of the Day: Cisco Systems (CSCO)

Sep. 30, 2013, 8:24 am EDT – As more and more reversal patterns show up in the market, this put option is a perfect buy. More 

Trade of the Day: Yingli Green Energy (YGE)

Sep. 26, 2013, 5:25 am EDT – This solar stock's business is not sustainable without bailouts from the Chinese goverment...and it's showing signs of a downturn ahead. More 

Trade of the Day: Tenet Healthcare (THC)

Sep. 24, 2013, 5:41 am EDT – The new health insurance exchanges go live on Oct. 1, and there are still a lot of unknowns. Healthcare stocks are likely to see bearishness short term. More 

Trade of the Day: Quanta Services (PWR)

Sep. 20, 2013, 8:48 am EDT – There is a high probability that Quanta will likely be awarded repair work by Xcel in the Colorado flood crisis -- a big positive for its gross margins. More