Jason Nicastro

Assistant Vice President, Market & Investment Strategist

As Assistant Vice President, Market & Investment Strategist, Jason Nicastro is a member of the LPL Financial Research Department and is responsible for overseeing LPL Financial's Optimum Market Portfolios (OMP), as well as providing due diligence on exchange-traded products (ETFs, ETNs, and CEFs). 

Mr. Nicastro's broad industry experience includes creating valuation models, analyzing futures curves, and determining buy/sell recommendations. Mr. Nicastro also specializes in leveraging cutting-edge industry software to perform in-depth security and money manager research. In addition, he studies commodities and other futures-based investments, including alternative investments. Mr. Nicastro regularly communicates market strategy to LPL Financial advisors and their clients. He is a speaker at LPL Financial conferences, and his investment insights have been featured in Barron's, Investment News, and on LPL Financial Research's YouTube channel.

Prior to joining LPL Financial in December 2010, Mr. Nicastro worked for a registered investment advisory firm in Wellesley, Massachusetts, as a portfolio manager of a global ETF and a dividend growth strategy.

He earned his MBA with a concentration in finance, as well as a BS in accounting, both from Babson College. 

*Jason Nicastro is an employee of the LPL Financial Research Department and is not affiliated with Cornerstone Wealth Management

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