Jon Markman

Jon Markman

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Jon Markman is an investment research publisher, columnist, trader, author, and tech sector expert with over three decades of experience, wide-ranging contracts throughout the global investment industry and a passion for quantitative finance. He is the editor of the Tech Trend Trader, Markman’s Strategic Options and Power Elite equity research services at Weiss Ratings. He also publishes two options trading services and two futures trading services at his own research firm, Markman Capital Insight, in Seattle. A pioneer in the development of stock-rating systems and screening software, he is a co-author of two Microsoft patents and author of six bestselling books on trading and investing. Jon Markman is also a frequent speaker on investment topics at conferences nationwide, TV and radio.

Professional Experience

Academic History

Jon Markman’s Awards and Accolades

  • Society of Business Editors & Writers “Best in Business” award

  • Pulitzer Prize for spot-news reporting in 1992 Rodney King riots

  • Pulitzer Prize for coverage of Northridge earthquake 1994

  • Society of Professional Journalists awards, 2001

  • Jon won the Gerald Loeb Award for Distinguished Financial Journalism, 2002

His books: