Jon C. Ogg

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Introduction Jon Ogg has been a News Analyst for nearly 10 years and also has experience as a broker, portfolio manager & investment advisor. He has been sourced for articles in CBS Marketwatch, E*Trade, TradeTheNews, FlyOnTheWall, Pristine, Evolution Trading, Knova Trading, Hammerstone,, Seeking Alpha, Google Finance & other sites. Prior to 24/7 Wall St. LLC he formed News Contrast and was the founder of a service for active traders called TradeTheNews (he sold in 2003), and built up a news desk that was merged up into E*Trade. He worked in Copenhagen, Denmark as a portfolio manager for European clients trading US equities and ran the event-driven trading team there. He has been a financial advisor & advised start-up and emerging stage companies, and started his career as a licensed broker selling fixed income to some of the largest investment managers in the US. He received a B.B.A. in Finance from the University of Houston (1992). Mr. Ogg does not hold any positions in any stocks he writes about. Email: