About Us

Our Goal

Through sound financial education and market analysis, Stock Investor aims to make self-directed investing easier, less risky, and more accessible for individual investors.

We seek to provide investing content to help investors earn enough to live comfortably, provide for and aid their families and communities, and support the charities of their choice.

Stock Investor is read by more than 170,000 readers across the world, and welcomes comments and questions from its readers.

Introducing Our Investment Gurus

Stock Investor is published by Eagle Financial Publications, whose analysts have a combined 150+ years’ experience in the financial markets:

Dr. Mark Skousen earned his Ph.D. in monetary economics at George Washington University, in 1977. He has taught economics and finance at Columbia Business School, Columbia University, Barnard College, Mercy College, Rollins College and Chapman University. He has also been a consultant to IBM, Hutchinson Technology and other Fortune 500 companies.

Bryan PerryBryan Perry has more than two decades’ experience as a financial adviser for major Wall Street firms. He co-hosted weekly financial news shows on the Bloomberg affiliate radio network from 1997 to 1999, and he’s frequently quoted by ForbesBusiness Week and CBS’ MarketWatch. He often participates as a guest speaker on numerous investment forums and regional money shows around the nation. 

Bob Carlson is one of America’s leading experts on retirement planning and editor of the longstanding Retirement Watch newsletter. Bob also serves as Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Fairfax County (VA) Employees’ Retirement System, which has over $2.8 billion in assets. He received his J.D. and an M.S. (Accounting) from the University of Virginia and received his B.S. (Financial Management) from Clemson University. He also is an instrument rated private pilot. He is listed in many editions of Who’s Who in America and Who’s Who in the World.

Jim WoodsJim Woods is a former Army paratrooper, stockbroker and money manager with over two decades in the financial industry. Known in professional and personal circles as “The Renaissance Man,” his expertise includes such varied fields as composing and performing music; Western horsemanship, combat marksmanship, martial arts, auto racing and bodybuilding.

Jon JohnsonJon Johnson holds Business and Law degrees from the University of Texas at Austin and has practiced in commercial litigation and oil and gas law, arguing before the Texas Supreme Court and the US Fifth District Court of Appeals. During his law career Jon became very interested in investing and entrepreneurship as he worked with many dynamic clients. He became an investor in several small businesses and today owns and helps operate private companies.

George GilderGeorge Gilder pioneered the formulation of supply-side economics when he served as Chairman of the Lehrman Institute’s Economic Roundtable, as Program Director for the Manhattan Institute, and as a frequent contributor to A.B. Laffer’s economic reports and the editorial page of the Wall Street Journal.  Throughout his career, he’s been profiled in People, Wired, Forbes, Fox News, the Wall Street Journal, Playboy, The Economist, Harvard Business Review, the American Spectator, and more.

Hugh GrossmanHugh Grossman has manned the helm of DayTradeSPY for over a decade now. A self-taught trader, who turned master trader, has learned everything about trading the SPY (the SPDR S&P 500 ETF). Hugh has been guiding his subscribers of Inner Circle, Pick of the Day, and the Trading Room to daily profits since 2010.

Ahren StephensAhren Stephens has been studying the markets since his teens. He opened his first trading account at the age of 18 and has studied the stock market, forex market, and commodities markets for more than 20 years. Ahren is a licensed commodity broker, and was most recently an analyst at an award-winning, multi-million-dollar firm. With his knowledge he has been guiding his subscribers of Inner Circle, Pick of the Day, and the Trading Room to daily profits.

Our Publisher

Roger MichalskiRoger Michalski is Eagle Financial Publications’ vice president and group publisher. He has been with the company for 20+ years. His experience in publishing spans 30-plus years and includes time working at the prestigious Smithsonian Institution in its catalog division. He has been an invited speaker and presenter at many conferences, including The MoneyShow, FreedomFest and Specialized Information Publishers Association. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Radford University in Virginia. He recently bowled his fourth 300 game and has served as the captain and shortstop of the company softball team.


Paul Dykewicz, Editorial Director, Stock Investor
Ned Piplovic, editor, Stock Investor, Dividend Investor
Tim McPartland, editor, Dividend Yield Hunter Hotline
Billy Williams, contributing writer to Stock Investor

Editorial Team

Paul Dykewicz is an accomplished, award-winning journalist who has written for Dow Jones, the Wall Street Journal, Investor’s Business Daily, USA Today and other publications and websites. Paul is the editor of StockInvestor.com and DividendInvestor.com, a writer for both websites and a columnist. He further is editorial director of Eagle Financial Publications. Paul also is the author of an inspirational book, “Holy Smokes! Golden Guidance from Notre Dame’s Championship Chaplain.” The book is endorsed by Joe Montana, Joe Theismann, Ara Parseghian, “Rocket” Ismail, Reggie Brooks, Dick Vitale and many others. In his spare time, Paul does volunteer work with Catholic Charities.

Nicholas Bannon is an editorial staffer for Eagle Financial Publications. He graduated from Loyola University New Orleans, with a bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication, studying writing, journalism and business.

Tyler Higgins is an assistant editor at Eagle Financial Publications. He received a bachelor’s degree in economics and psychology from Bowdoin College in 2014 and is now pursuing a master’s degree. He lives in Washington state, where his hobbies include writing, reading, volunteer work and board & tabletop gaming.

Toni Mikec is an associate editor at Eagle Financial Publications. He is a graduate of the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies. He previously worked at the Department of Homeland Security, at a newspaper called the SAIS Observer and at the SAIS Review of International Affairs.

Jonathan Wolfgram is an investment analyst who writes content at Eagle Financial Publications. He graduated from the University of Minnesota with Bachelor’s degrees in Finance and Philosophy with a focus in Mathematics. Jonathan is based in St Louis, MO, and spends his evenings training as a professional ballroom dancer, travelling to competitions on the weekends. His other hobbies include powerlifting, speed chess and meditation.

Our Editorial Process and Guidelines

We take great pride in the content published by our writers. All StockInvestor.com writers are selected based upon their background and familiarity in investing and the markets. Our writers combine their expertise and knowledge with in-depth research to provide complete accuracy, facts and relevant data. All content is produced independently and held to the highest standards of quality and integrity. The StockInvestor.com editorial team reviews and fact-checks all content before publishing.

StockInvestor.com is the flagship website of Eagle Financial Publications, an independent financial research publishing firm, located blocks away from the nation’s capital in Washington, D.C.

Other Eagle websites include www.DividendInvestor.com and www.RetirementWatch.com.

Financial Content

Founded in 2012 (originally as Eagle Daily Investor) Stock Investor publishes free articles, videos and special reports covering the following market topics:

  • Dividend stocks
  • Growth stocks
  • Retirement planning and investing
  • International stocks
  • Sector by sector data
  • Options trading (selling covered call options, LEAPS, and other options strategies)
  • Alternative investments
  • Bond markets
  • Fixed income investments
  • Precious metals investments
  • Commodity markets
  • ETFs (exchange-traded funds)
  • ETF directory and database
  • Economy and the stock market
  • REITs (real estate investment trusts)
  • Health care stocks
  • Technology stocks and biotech stocks

What Is Stock Investor Insights?

Stock Investor Insights is Stock Investor’s free email newsletter, published four times each week featuring the week’s top articles and reports from our in-house team of financial experts.

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More Eagle Financial Publications Websites

Dr. Mark Skousen
Bryan Perry
Jim Woods
The Gilder Report with George Gilder
Investment House with Jon Johnson
DayTradeSPY with Hugh Grossman and Ahren Stephens
Dividend Investor
Retirement Watch with Bob Carlson
Senior Resource
Covered Call
Generational Wealth Strategies