Jon Markman
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Editor, Trader's Advantage

Jon Markman is the editor of Trader's Advantage, a daily trading service that leverages his unique swing trading principles and aims to capture profits of 15% to 40% -- and often as much as 100% to 200% -- in less than 90 days. By combining technical analysis with underlying fundamentals, Jon recommends beaten down stocks on the brink of reversal and powerful momentum stocks breaking out to new highs.

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Recent Articles

What’s Next for Oil and Energy Stocks?

May. 22, 2015, 12:29 pm EDT – If tanks top out, oil could very well push to fresh lows -- complicating the Federal Reserve's planned interest rate hikes, pulling down corporate earnings further and continuing the drag on GDP growth via capital expenditure cuts. More 

Buy AAPL When the Media Turns Against the Apple Watch

May. 21, 2015, 2:59 pm EDT – If you've been looking for an excuse to invest in Apple stock, you may be in luck. Should AAPL take a dip by 5% this summer, buy and hold on. More 

Will Samsung’s Rotating Smartwatch Beat Apple Watch?

May. 19, 2015, 1:11 pm EDT – Samsung's upcoming smartwatch, with a rotating round bezel, could force AAPL back to the drawing board with the Apple Watch. More 

Trade of the Day: BancorpSouth (BXS)

May. 19, 2015, 10:52 am EDT – Given the current situation in the bond market, my trade recommendation today is for a regional bank. More 

Trade of the Day: Cigna (CI)

May. 12, 2015, 8:56 am EDT – Health care stocks were the only group to mostly survive Monday's slump. Today’s recommendation is for a trade in that very sector. More 

Trade of the Day: International Business Machines (IBM)

May. 7, 2015, 8:55 am EDT – IBM is a good value, and investors are warming to the story again, More 

Trade of the Day: iShares Russell 2000 (IWM)

May. 4, 2015, 9:09 am EDT – It's difficult to determine how to trade options successfully due to the fact that current prices reflect and discount both recent conditions and future expectations. That’s where the CounterPoint Options system comes in. Here is one of its current trades, a bullish play on the IWM. More 

Good Luck Finding Growth Limits on AMZN and NFLX

May. 1, 2015, 10:55 am EDT – The global expansion of high-speed internet access, combined with a hard push from Amazon (AMZN) and Netflix (NFLX) to expand internationally, is a compelling story. More 

Trade of the Day: Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLE)

Apr. 28, 2015, 9:27 am EDT – The dollar was mostly lower on Monday, precious metals were the upside stars of the session and crude oil took a break by finishing flat. More 

ZTS: A Market Leader That Looks Ready to Soar Higher

Apr. 21, 2015, 2:15 pm EDT – Zoetis is a dominant market leader with decided scale advantages over its peers, operating in an industry with clear macro tailwinds. ZTS stock is a good buy at this level. More