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

EMES: Now Is a Good Chance to Buy Emerge Energy Services

Nov. 12, 2014, 2:15 pm EDT – Emerge Energy Services (EMES), a unique oil and gas services firm, recently reported stellar third-quarter results. More 

Trade of the Day: Alcoa (AA)

Nov. 11, 2014, 9:00 am EDT – My Trader’s Advantage subscribers have had good luck lately with retailers, health care, transports and industrials -- and today I’m recommending a trade that is closely related to the latter two groups in particular. More 

Trade of the Day: Bitauto Holdings (BITA)

Nov. 4, 2014, 9:15 am EDT – If you had been standing aside from the stock market during the summer and early fall months, this is the time to get your money back to work -- and here’s a bullish trade to get you started. More 

Trade of the Day: Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories (RDY)

Oct. 30, 2014, 8:57 am EDT – Despite the V-shaped recovery, I'm not entirely convinced the major indices, including the S&P, have fully discounted all the risks. More 

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

Oct. 27, 2014, 9:34 am EDT – The CounterPoint Options system recommends playing for a return to a risk-on condition: a volatility decline, a stock rebound and a bond sell-off. More 

Trade of the Day: Mobileye (MBLY)

Oct. 16, 2014, 9:17 am EDT – There are many stocks with "long tails" now, which means sellers probed new lows and then covered -- and were replaced with buyers. More 

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

Oct. 13, 2014, 9:38 am EDT – The S&P was down 2.3% last week, and the VIX zoomed 32.6% higher. Yet the reality is that the recent pullback is unlikely to signal the start of a new bear market. More 

Trade of the Day: SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY)

Oct. 7, 2014, 9:25 am EDT – The SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY) fell 0.1% on Monday, but the CounterPoint Options system expects stocks to rebound back toward highs and volatility to abate. More 

Emerge Energy: Bet on EMES For Now

Oct. 6, 2014, 2:15 pm EDT – E&P companies might find alternatives to EMES if prices rise too much, but for now, EMES remains a good bet following its recent pullback. More 

Trade of the Day: Trinity Industries (TRN)

Sep. 25, 2014, 8:19 am EDT – Rail stocks are booming along with the U.S. oil and gas industry. More