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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: Craft Brew Alliance (BREW)

Nov. 13, 2013, 7:46 am EDT – Craft Brew Alliance is undervalued due to a temporary disinterest in small-cap stocks, but should benefit from Buffalo Wild Wings expansion. More 

Trade of the Day: Boston Scientific (BSX)

Nov. 11, 2013, 6:45 am EDT – Wall Street has been selling Boston Scientific (BSX) since it reported earnings, yet put options are still reasonably priced. More 

Trade of the Day: Fidelity National Financial (FNF)

Nov. 6, 2013, 6:57 am EDT – Title insurance companies tend to lag moves in homebuilders -- which is opening up a bearish opportunity in Fidelity National Financial now. More 

Trade of the Day: Charles Schwab (SCHW)

Nov. 4, 2013, 8:32 am EDT – The bullish Institute of Supply Management report could have a crossover effect on brokerage stocks. More 

Trade of the Day: Holly Energy Partners (HEP)

Oct. 30, 2013, 9:18 am EDT – The first derivative trade in refiners has passed, but there’s a second that the fast money has not caught up with yet -- going long refinery MLPs. More 

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