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

Bank Stocks: Amid the 'Fake' News, a Real Rally

Bank Stocks: Amid the 'Fake' News, a Real Rally

Since the election, the financial services sector has racked up sizzling gains. Will the good times last, or is the sector poised for a pullback? Let's examine the real story.

Trump-Induced Chaos Is Manna for These 2 Gold ETFs

Trump-Induced Chaos Is Manna for These 2 Gold ETFs

As the new president angers allies and threatens critics, one group is cheering: gold bugs.

Here's Why to Stay Away From This Absurdly Overpriced Tech Stock

Here's Why to Stay Away From This Absurdly Overpriced Tech Stock

STMicroelectronics has tapped the groundbreaking areas of 3D printing, drones and the Internet of Things. Now the stock is hot -- too hot, in fact.

This Timber REIT Is a Solid Buy Amidst Spike in Housing, Construction

This Timber REIT Is a Solid Buy Amidst Spike in Housing, Construction

Weyerhaeuser is among the world's largest owners of timberland, and manages 14 million acres via long-term leases in Canada.

Don't Sell Your Apple Stock Now -- Here's Why

Don't Sell Your Apple Stock Now -- Here's Why

Apple shares soared after a stellar earnings report. Here's a look at the company's prospects and whether you should sell or hang on for the ride.

4 Precious Metals Trades to Make Now

4 Precious Metals Trades to Make Now

Investors are fleeing to safer assets, especially precious metals. Here are the four best gold and silver plays.

These Stocks Would Get Hurt Most in a Trade War

These Stocks Would Get Hurt Most in a Trade War

A destructive trade war is brewing, and Boeing and a number of other bluechip companies could suffer from the fallout.

Amid All the Political Chaos, Visa Is the Investment 'Trump' Card

Amid All the Political Chaos, Visa Is the Investment 'Trump' Card

Markets are pulling back as investors fret about the circus in Washington, but this payments giant should continue to rise above the fray.

Realty Income Is a REIT That Will Boost Your Income

Realty Income Is a REIT That Will Boost Your Income

The real estate investment trust holds long-term leases with its tenants and smartly added to its portfolio in 2016.

Income Champ Dominion Resources a Safe Bet in Volatile Times

Income Champ Dominion Resources a Safe Bet in Volatile Times

Growing electricity consumption and organic growth should carry this dividend stalwart through the likely turbulence of the next few years.