Joanna Makris

About Joanna Makris

Joanna Makris is a Market Analyst at InvestorPlace.com. A strategic thinker and fundamental public equity investor, Joanna leverages over two decades of Wall Street experience covering emerging trends in Technology, Media and Telecom at several global investment banks, including Mizuho Securities and Canaccord Genuity.


She brings a Wall Street edge to mainstream investors, helping them think and trade like a hedge fund. Joanna breaks down the hype in emerging technology trends, sheds light on market psychology and momentum and leverages a deep knowledge of fundamental analysis to deliver event-driven trading strategies. Click here to track her top trades of the week.

Recent Articles

Behind the Wall: MicroVision CEO ‘More Confident Than Ever’ In the Battle for Lidar Dominance

Joanna Makris sits down with Sumit Sharma, CEO of MicroVision, to get his take on what's happening in the automotive lidar market and why he's feeling "more confident ... than ever before."

Dear Elon Musk, Tesla Investors Want Answers to These Q3 Earnings Questions

Dear Elon, TSLA stock investors have plenty of questions heading into your Q3 earnings call. Here are some of the most important to address.

Behind the Wall: Innoviz CEO Anticipates Lidar Industry Shakeout

Omer Keilaf, CEO and cofounder of Innoviz Technologies, gives his take on the future of lidar as well as an assessment of his competitors.

Fireside Chat: A Defensive SPAC Strategy to Battle Market Uncertainty

CrossingBridge Advisors Founder and Portfolio Manager David Sherman discusses the firm's new Pre-Merger SPAC ETF and how he's trading SPAC stocks.

Fireside Chat: Does the Latest Bill Ackman Lawsuit Spell Doom for SPACs?

Investing legal expert William Birdthistle breaks down Ackman's recent legal mess with Pershing Square and shares his views on what's next for SPACs.