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)

Apr. 13, 2015, 9:26 am EDT – U.S. stocks have just sort of ambled sideways, but volatility has really crashed in a big way, with the S&P 500 Volatility Index (VIX) down 33.3%. More 

Best Stocks for 2015 – Ambarella Surges in Q1

Apr. 2, 2015, 6:00 am EDT – Ambarella is building on a spectacular Q1 and AMBA stock seems ready to continue charging forward for 2015. More 

Trade of the Day: Altria (MO)

Mar. 31, 2015, 8:51 am EDT – It's a reprehensible business, but addictive products do tend to be reliably profitable. Plus, MO is heavily oversold and tends to do well in late March and April historically. More 

Trade of the Day: SunPower (SPWR)

Mar. 24, 2015, 8:58 am EDT – Renewable energy producers are cheap and will help keep countries from having to send so much revenue to the Persian Gulf or Venezuela. More 

Trade of the Day: Lowe’s (LOW)

Mar. 17, 2015, 9:14 am EDT – In this environment, it is important that we remain fixated on the best parts of the economy, which at this time includes home construction and remodeling. More 

Trade of the Day: iShares Barclays 7-10 Year Treasury Bond Fund (IEF)

Mar. 9, 2015, 9:16 am EDT – A misplaced fear of inflation has driven stocks and bonds down and pushed volatility up. These conditions probably will not last. More 

Trade of the Day: Walgreens Boots Alliance

Mar. 3, 2015, 9:11 am EDT – The drug-store business is very good, but WBA shares have gone ballistic, and it is time to fall back to earth. More 

Trade of the Day: Vulcan Materials (VMC)

Feb. 24, 2015, 8:58 am EDT – Monday’s dip provides an opportunity to buy VMC on a pullback to its 30-day average, before its recent momentum resumes. More 

Trade of the Day: SolarWinds (SWI)

Feb. 19, 2015, 9:26 am EDT – SolarWinds has just broken out of a two-month decline. More 

Try and Keep Up With Murphy USA

Feb. 18, 2015, 10:39 am EDT – MUSA shares are up over 90% since going public, and with a clear growth strategy in place, there's no signs of Murphy USA slowing down. More