MARKETS, OPTIONS, STOCKS

Jon Najarian

Co-Founder,

Market Rebellion

  • Options Expert & Pioneer, Regular on CNBC
  • Developer of Patented Trading Apps & Algorithms
  • Author of Four Books, Latest Titled Follow The Smart Money

About Jon

Jon Najarian has earned a reputation in the industry as an options trading expert and pioneer. He developed and patented trading applications and algorithms used to identify unusual activity in stock, options, and futures markets. Mr. Najarian can be seen weekly on CNBC, where he is cast member of the Halftime Report and the Fast Money show, and is the author of four books, the latest one to be released is titled Follow The Smart Money.

Jon's Articles

Jon Najarian, co-founder of OptionMONSTER.com, describes how Fed chairman Ben Bernanke pulled the rug out from under the bears with a well-timed discount-rate cut.
Jon Najarian, co-founder of OptionMONSTER.com, uses the takeover of MedImmune by AstraZeneca to show how big institutions win big while small investors can lose at the options game.
Jon Najarian, co-founder of OptionMONSTER.com, says the return of risk premiums to the markets may offer smart investors the opportunity to profit—at the expense of reckless ones.
Options guru Jon Najarian scours the markets for unusual trading activity, ready to pounce on opportunities that signal trading entries. Here, he ferrets out two companies that have recently seen an upswing in interest…

Jon's Videos

While the Bitcoin Bulls have continued their run into 2021, associated volatility has many investors wary of getting trampled. Other crypto assets (like Ethereum) have also experienced their own dizzying rallies but choosing winners among the many cryptos on offer is challenging at best. CNBC's Jon Najarian and IDI Group's Marc LoPresti will help guide the MoneyShow audience through the crypto maze with insider tips and tactics for successful investing in this white-hot asset class.
While the Bitcoin Bulls have continued their run into 2021, associated volatility has many investors wary of getting trampled. Other crypto assets (like Ethereum) have also experienced their own dizzying rallies but choosing winners among the many cryptos on offer is challenging at best. CNBC's Jon Najarian and IDI Group's Marc LoPresti will help guide the MoneyShow audience through the crypto maze with insider tips and tactics for successful investing in this white-hot asset class.

Alternative data has been a hot topic in recent years, but understanding and consuming these complex data sets has been almost entirely limited to institutional investors. Not anymore. Attend and hear:


  • What Alternative Data Are and How They Are Generated

  • How Sophisticated Quants Use Alternative Data to Identify Clues, Anticipate Earnings, Find New Investment Ideas, and Confirm Existing Theses

  • How Artificial Intelligence Can Speed Up the Data Processing to Reach the Best Insights Fastest

Two top industry players will show you how you can use alternative data to generate alpha and trade like the biggest players on Wall Street.


Alternative data has been a hot topic in recent years, but understanding and consuming these complex data sets has been almost entirely limited to the hedge funds and other large money managers. In the not-too-distant past, it was only about pricing data, but today's sophisticated quants have access to a new world of complex data mined from a myriad of sources and are using this data to identify clues, anticipate earnings, find new investment ideas, and confirm existing theses. Learn from some of the top players in the industry about how you can use alternative data to generate alpha and trade like the biggest players on Wall Street.


Jon's Books

Jon Najarian

Follow The Smart Money - Unusual Option Activity - #1 Way We Choose Our Trades

Jon Najarian

How We Trade Options Building Wealth, Creating Income and Reducing Risk

Jon Najarian

How I Trade Options

When Jon Najarian embarked on a career in the world of market making, he went from playing with the Bears to running with the bulls. In this chronicle of his trading evolution, the former middle linebacker for the Chicago Bears focuses on the key ingredient for his market success-learning to control risk.