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

Trade of the Day: iPath VIX Short-Term Futures ETN (VXX)

Jul. 14, 2014, 8:57 am EST – Expect the VIX to soon return to its persistent lows -- and you’ll be well-positioned to profit from that shift if you put on this trade now. More 

Look to Go ‘Risk On’ as Alcoa Reports

Jul. 8, 2014, 2:14 pm EST – ATEN should benefit as investors scramble to put on more risk as earnings season unfolds. More 

Trade of the Day: A10 Networks (ATEN)

Jun. 24, 2014, 9:18 am EST – Financial stocks are performing well, which is another indication that investors are less concerned about economic developments. More 

Trade of the Day: Vertex Energy (VTNR)

Jun. 17, 2014, 9:42 am EST – Stocks eked out modest gains Monday after starting in the red amid fears that Iraq was on the verge of becoming a rogue state. More 

Trade of the Day: Coca-Cola (KO)

Jun. 10, 2014, 9:41 am EST – We may need to be patient here, but KO's stock trading chart shows there’s enough fizz for a pop in the short-term. More 

Trade of the Day: Facebook (FB)

Jun. 3, 2014, 8:53 am EST – U.S. stocks are valued at a forward price/earnings ratio of 16 times, not much above historical averages and well below the valuations at previous peaks. More 

Trade of the Day: Proctor & Gamble (PG)

May. 13, 2014, 9:31 am EST – Shares of consumer-staples stocks are performing very well this year, and PG has been among the best. More 

Trade of the Day: O’Reilly Automotive (ORLY)

May. 8, 2014, 9:40 am EST – As you know from "sell in May and go away," there is something about the fifth month of the year that does not tend to agree with the stocks. More 

Trade of the Day: S&P 500 Volatility Index (VIX)

May. 5, 2014, 9:04 am EST – Both stocks and volatility behaved themselves last week, but don’t let bullish headlines lull you into a false sense of security More 

Trade of the Day: iShares Russell 2000 (IWM)

Apr. 28, 2014, 9:23 am EST – Volatility has ramped up again, but the speed of Friday's decline should set up for a rebound. Let’s grab some long-side gains while the time is right More