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

South Korea's Political Drama Is an Investment Opportunity

South Korea's Political Drama Is an Investment Opportunity

Political upheaval in Asia's fourth-largest economy will actually prove a boon for its prospects, boosting this exchange-traded fund.

Lennar: A Well-Timed Play for the Spring Home-Buying Season

Lennar: A Well-Timed Play for the Spring Home-Buying Season

As optimistic home buyers start looking at houses, this stock is a reasonably valued bet on real estate's surge.

8 Deductions You're Probably Not Taking but Should

8 Deductions You're Probably Not Taking but Should

You don't have to be Donald Trump to make the tax code work for you.

Week Ahead: Wall Street Waits to Exhale

Week Ahead: Wall Street Waits to Exhale

Investors anxiously await action on Obamacare repeal, tax reform and interest rates. Here's what to look for in coming days.

2 Vulnerable Energy Stocks to Sell Now

2 Vulnerable Energy Stocks to Sell Now

Crude oil prices slipped this week, highlighting the inherent weaknesses of these two energy stocks. Here's why they're potential 'portfolio wreckers.'

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This week's release of U.S. spy secrets by WikiLeaks is yet another indication that cyber security firms will enjoy a bonanza of business. This small-cap is especially appealing.

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Oil's Plunge Makes Shale Play EOG a Compelling Buy

EOG Resources is positioned to soar, as the wobbly energy market straightens out in the coming months.

Why Battered Biotech Teva Is a Smart Contrarian Buy Right Now

Why Battered Biotech Teva Is a Smart Contrarian Buy Right Now

A firestorm in Washington has created a fire sale for shares of this undervalued stock.

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2 Basic Materials Stocks Poised to Outshine Gold

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Trump's Tax Plans: Biggest Winners and Losers

Trump's Tax Plans: Biggest Winners and Losers

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