John Persinos

Managing Editor,

Personal Finance

About John

John Persinos is managing editor of Personal Finance and an editor/analyst at Investing Daily. John has worked on several international magazines, specifically as a staff writer at Inc.; an associate editor at Venture; and managing editor at Campaigns & Elections. He has written extensively for investment-oriented publications and web sites, such as Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine, Street Authority, Investing Answers, and The Street. John worked on Capitol Hill, as a press secretary to U.S. Rep. Byron Dorgan (D-ND). He has co-authored a book, Boston: In a Class by Itself. He also wrote a book on the media, The Confessions of an Ink-Stained Wretch, published in 2006. John 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.

John's Articles

The SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF (XAR) is considered the benchmark for the aerospace & defense industry, which is one of the hottest sectors you can find right now, explains John Persinos, editorial director at Investing Daily.
Defiance Next Gen Connectivity ETF (FIVG) seeks to track the total return performance, before fees and expenses, of the Bluestar 5G Communications Index, explains John Persinos, editorial director at Investing Daily.
T. Rowe Price Dividend Growth Fund (PRDGX) is an actively managed mutual fund that seeks dividend income and long-term capital growth primarily through common stocks, notes fund expert John Persinos, contributing editor to Investing Daily's Personal Finance.
Vanguard Energy Fund Investors Shares (VGENX) is a good choice for investors who want exposure to the energy sector but with minimized risk, suggests John Persinos, editor of Personal Finance.