Jacob Whitish

Jacob Whitish has 10 years of independent trading experience, trading his own accounts on a swing and long term basis. Upon earning a BA at Western Washington University, his business education started at the State of Washington Economic Services Agency, where he learned the ropes of managing stakeholders, handling large budgets, and wrangling cats. During this stint he also founded Virtual Summit Media which plans, organizes, and executes digital industry summits.

Whitish now works as vice president for Wootrader, a financial markets predictive analytics startup. In what little time there is left, he enjoys sailing, reading, and fully believes Pluto should be given another chance at planethood.

Recent Articles By The Author

Tesla, SolarCity Have Hit a Speed Bump, but Don't Write Them Off

Tesla, SolarCity Have Hit a Speed Bump, but Don't Write Them Off

So what if Tesla Motors is having cash flow issues while also acquiring underperforming and undervalued SolarCity? If history is a guide, this is only the beginning of its story.

Here's How Tesla Is Building the Apple of the Future

Here's How Tesla Is Building the Apple of the Future

Tesla is taking a multipronged, long-term view and that could benefit investors. Remember Apple in the early 2000s? What happened next could be the future for Tesla investors.

6 Great Real Estate Investments for This Week and Beyond

6 Great Real Estate Investments for This Week and Beyond

The five REITS and one ETF have performed well and have solid growth potential for the coming year.