Markman Capital Insight

Transportation Transformation

March 6th, 2021

Thanks for requesting the slide deck for my Transportation Transformation presentation on the Forbes platform.I have placed it on a Box.net share so that you can study the ideas. Click here to view.The big idea is that the world of transportation is belatedly joining the worlds of business, entertainment and social interaction in undergoing...

CONTINUE READING

21 Tech Stocks for 2021

January 18th, 2021

Thanks for requesting the slide deck in my presentation at the virtual MoneyShow on Jan. 13.I have placed it on a Dropbox share so that you can study the ideas. Click here to view.The big idea is that the worlds of business, entertainment and social interaction are undergoing a major transformation from analog to digital. ... Handwritten letters...

CONTINUE READING

Mastercard Evades Enemies

December 29th, 2019

By Jon D. MarkmanPresident Trump says that trade wars are easy to win. It depends on the definition of winning.The Chinese government announced recently that state agencies must begin replacing foreign-made PCs and software, according to a report from the Financial Times.While this may not seem like a big deal, the directive is expected...

CONTINUE READING

Profit from the AI Hiring Boom

December 29th, 2019

By Jon D. MarkmanHiring is booming, and a specific skill set is really in demand.Hiring for artificial intelligence specialists surged 74% during the past four years, according to LinkedIn, a career social media site. The trend is clearly accelerating, with more positions for job seekers and rising wages.Investors should follow the money, too....

CONTINUE READING

Outwit the Surveillance State

December 29th, 2019

By Jon D MarkmanSmartphones and the applications we use are tracking our every movement. It’s part of what some derisively call surveillance capitalism.Using a leaked database and cell tower pings, reporters at the New York Times were able to track a Secret Service agent attached to President Trump’s security detail.Politicians and privacy...

CONTINUE READING

Overwatch Results Update

February 4th, 2018

Results of our Overwatch program in Strategic Advantage.Starts with $100,000 on June 28, 2017. Each new recommendation uses 25% of the portfolio.This means that results are compounded. Results are gross of brokerage commissions.

CONTINUE READING