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

Abercrombie & Fitch's Tailspin May Not End

Abercrombie & Fitch's Tailspin May Not End

The apparel retailer continues to battle rough industry conditions.

Yes, Commodities Are Really Back... and Here's Your Best Play

Yes, Commodities Are Really Back... and Here's Your Best Play

After a painful five-year slump, the resource sector is rebounding. We examine the mining industry's largest and most attractive investment bet.

Wall Street's Wild Ride: Next Stop, Reality

Wall Street's Wild Ride: Next Stop, Reality

Most analysts agree: a correction lies ahead. Here's a look at the likely triggers and how to protect your portfolio.

Big Oil, Big Setbacks: Avoid These 3 'Super Majors'

Big Oil, Big Setbacks: Avoid These 3 'Super Majors'

The numbers for companies in the turbulent energy patch don't bode well for investors.

Warning: This Over-Hyped Defense Stock Is Toxic

Warning: This Over-Hyped Defense Stock Is Toxic

The defense sector is soaring, but avoid Kratos.

4 Steps to Protect Your Portfolio From the Looming Market Correction

4 Steps to Protect Your Portfolio From the Looming Market Correction

It's time to prepare your investment portfolio for the correction that most analysts say is overdue and imminent.

How the World's Super Investors Beat the Market

How the World's Super Investors Beat the Market

Are you tempted to just put all your money in a passive index fund and walk away? Here's why that's a mistake.

Express Scripts: Rx For Earnings Growth

Express Scripts: Rx For Earnings Growth

The country's largest pharmacy benefits manager is enjoying tailwinds after reporting a big jump in year-over-year profits.

The Stock Market Is Overvalued and Due For a Correction, But Here's One Tech Name to Own Anyway

The Stock Market Is Overvalued and Due For a Correction, But Here's One Tech Name to Own Anyway

Cisco's diversification strategy is paying off, but naysayers are dragging down the stock. Here's why you should scoop up shares ahead of earnings on Wednesday.

In the Week Ahead, Don't Sweat the Crises de Jour

In the Week Ahead, Don't Sweat the Crises de Jour

Here's why investors should spend less time fretting about the endless succession of daily crises and more time planning long-term strategy.