Jon Strebler has held a variety of positions in the financial industry, including commodities specialist and vice-president with two of the world’s largest brokerage firms. He has a degree in Finance (magna cum laude) and has taught finance at a number of colleges and universities. Jon wrote his own investment newsletter for several years, and has contributed to others. He first met Richard Russell in 1974 when he started doing chart work and market analysis for him. Jon has collaborated with Mr. Russell in the 39 years since then, and now writes a weekly column for Dow Theory Letters.