John Persinos

John Persinos is an editorial manager at Investing Daily. John previously served as a staff reporter on daily metropolitan newspapers, including The Orlando (Fla.) Sentinel. He also has worked on several magazines, specifically as a staff writer at Inc.; an associate editor at Venture; and managing editor at Campaigns & Elections. He also has served as an online publisher of Web sites, including Aviation Today. Persinos has written extensively for investment-oriented publications and Web sites, such as Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine, StreetAuthority, Investing Answers, The Street Report, and InvestorPlace. During his tenure as its editorial director, Personal Finance newsletter won Best Financial/Investing Newsletter from the Specialized Information Publishers Association (SIPA) in 2014. Persinos holds a B.A. in english, an M.A. in english literature, and an M.S. in journalism, all from Boston University. He also completed the Davenport Fellowship in Business and Economics Reporting at the University of Missouri (Columbia) School of Journalism.

Recent Articles By The Author

Collect Smokin' Hot Profits From This Marijuana Biotech

Collect Smokin' Hot Profits From This Marijuana Biotech

This innovative biotech offers investors an intriguing play on the medical marijuana business.

Here's Why It's Best to Avoid Autodesk

Here's Why It's Best to Avoid Autodesk

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BCE Is the Best Telecom Yield Play in Ultra-Safe Canada

The Bell Canada parent dominates telecommunications in the Great White North, a country typically a safe haven during troubled times such as these. The stock's yield is robust and sustainable.

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Armed with an arsenal of vaccines in its product pipeline, this small biotech company is ready to rocket.

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This Virtual Reality Mid-Cap Stock Is Set to 'Wow' Investors

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Wall Street is looking askance at its erstwhile hero Donald Trump, as the White House sinks into disarray. With stocks on the downswing, now's the time for this bearish bet.

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Week Ahead: Tax Reform or ... Bust

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