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

Oil Is Still Whipsawing Investors and Triggers Abound for Another Collapse -- How to Trade It

Oil Is Still Whipsawing Investors and Triggers Abound for Another Collapse -- How to Trade It

Let's take a look at what it all means.

Forget George Jetson: Here Is a Smart Bet on Existing Drone Tech

Forget George Jetson: Here Is a Smart Bet on Existing Drone Tech

Overly enthusiastic futurists have gotten ahead of themselves. This defense company profits from proven technology that is already available.

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FLIR Systems: Eyes In the Skies Signal Big Profits for Portfolios

The ceaseless struggle against illegal immigration and terrorism are powerful tailwinds for this leading maker of airborne surveillance devices.

Killing the Fiduciary Rule: Good News for Wall Street, Less So for Retail Investors

Killing the Fiduciary Rule: Good News for Wall Street, Less So for Retail Investors

President Trump is making good on his promises to roll back financial regulation, especially the so-called fiduciary rule. Will retail investors benefit or suffer?

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This Financial Signal Indicates that China's Troubles Are Growing

The country's currency reserves just plunged, a stark indication that it is time to bet against that economy.

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In a financial services sector that's getting overvalued and perhaps riskier, Bank of Nova Scotia is a safe growth-and-income play.

Offshore Driller Transocean Could Be Heading for a Major Downturn

Offshore Driller Transocean Could Be Heading for a Major Downturn

If you need evidence that the energy market is frothy, look no further than this overbought drilling company.

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Fortinet Thrives on Growth Prospects From Cybersecurity Solutions

As worker mobility increases, corporate firewalls are becoming more vulnerable. That is where this company comes in.

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This Stock Could Be a Yuge Winner Under Trump's Building Bonanza

The president plans a construction boom, and this company is in the sweet spot to benefit.

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Here Are 4 Ways to Profit From the Growing Need for Cybersecurity

The battlefield of the 21st century is cyberspace. Check out these four powerful investments in this booming industry.