John Divine

John Divine

John Divine is currently an investing reporter at U.S. News & World Report, and was previously an assistant editor at He has worked variously in the fields of commercial real estate, money management and digital media, working as a financial journalist for most of his professional career.

John has also been a regular contributor to The Motley Fool, and his work also has appeared on AOL DailyFinance.

In 2013, he shortened his bucket list when he saw Warren Buffett live and in the flesh while covering the Berkshire Hathaway Annual Shareholders’ Meeting.

A proud North Carolinian and graduate of Appalachian State University, John majored in Finance & Banking. He enjoys basketball, reading, writing and food. He does not care for the Oxford comma, and he does not require the food he enjoys to be nutritious.

Recent Articles

Best Stocks of 2016: Snap-On Incorporated (SNA) Stock Is a Steal

You wouldn't think it to look at Snap-On's year-to-date returns, but SNA stock still has a lot going for it.

MBLY Stock: Why It’s a Great Time to Buy Mobileye NV

Mobileye (MBLY) stock is jumping today after getting initiated at "Buy" at Berenberg. Is it time to buy the high-growth stock?

SWHC Stock: It’s Time to Dive in With This Gun Stock

Smith & Wesson (SWHC) stock is soaring on Friday after the gun manufacturer reported incredible earnings and upbeat guidance. Time to buy?

Chipotle (CMG) Stock: Why $547 Price Target Is TOTAL BS

Chipotle (CMG) stock has had a rough 12 months. One analyst thinks a turnaround is imminent, but the signs don't look good.

SHAK Stock Gets $45 Price Target … But DON’T BITE on Shake Shack Inc

Shake Shack (SHAK) stock is pretty blatantly overvalued today, just as it was last May when I called its peak. Ignore today's "buy" rating.