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

3 Precious Metals ETFs as Shelter From the Brewing Storm

3 Precious Metals ETFs as Shelter From the Brewing Storm

If you don't have precious metals in your portfolio, you're needlessly vulnerable to proliferating risks. Buy these assets as protection now, before it's too late.

Don't Expect Struggling Fitbit to Make a Comeback

Don't Expect Struggling Fitbit to Make a Comeback

This wearable fitness device maker is stumbling on its feet and about to collapse. Ignore the optimists and shun the stock.

Week Ahead: All Eyes on Technology's Momentum

Week Ahead: All Eyes on Technology's Momentum

The Washington 'swamp' keeps getting murkier, but tech stocks are cutting through the gloom. Here's what to look for in coming days.

Best Small-Cap Tech Stock for 2017

Best Small-Cap Tech Stock for 2017

While larger technology stocks make all the headlines, this little-known tech stock is set to soar in a year that should prove prosperous for the 'small fry.'

Will Self-Driving Trucks Push Nvidia's Stock Into Maximum Overdrive?

Will Self-Driving Trucks Push Nvidia's Stock Into Maximum Overdrive?

Nvidia's been falling off its 2016 high. But can autonomous vehicle technology accelerate this stock?

This Latin-Based Internet Stock Is Immune to Trump's Protectionism

This Latin-Based Internet Stock Is Immune to Trump's Protectionism

Border walls, brewing trade wars and national jingoism mean nothing to this south of the border e-commerce stock. Shares should soar in 2017, come what may.

Ignore the Recent Surge and Dump Sears

Ignore the Recent Surge and Dump Sears

The bulls are excited that Sears recently reported better earnings. But this beleaguered department store remains doomed.

A High-Income Hedge Against the Coming Wave of Dividend Cuts

A High-Income Hedge Against the Coming Wave of Dividend Cuts

Rising interest rates will lead to corporate defaults and dividend cuts. Take a proactive stance with this safe but fast growing real estate play.

For an Inflation Hedge, Jump Aboard This Railroad Monopoly

For an Inflation Hedge, Jump Aboard This Railroad Monopoly

Inflation is rising, but there's more to fighting inflation than buying gold. You might be surprised to learn that monopolistic railroads can protect your portfolio. Here's our favorite.

This Telecom Stock Is Doomed; Disconnect Now

This Telecom Stock Is Doomed; Disconnect Now

Sprint's woes are far from over. Here's why you shouldn't believe the analysts who are now bullish on the stock.