#Technology Stocks


Four ‘contrarian’ trades that could withstand the market's wild swings

Wilmington Trust's Meghan Shue is out with a contrarian playbook designed to help investors grab profits during volatility. Even as correction forecasts increase and risk appetites slump on Wall Street, she lists overweighting stocks as her first recommendation for those with 9 to 12 month time horizons. "Over that time...
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Better Buy: Vanguard Growth ETF or iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF?

The Vanguard Growth ETF, the second-largest large-cap growth ETF, has an average return of 19% over the past 10 years. The iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF has similar long-term performance and is more diversified. The Vanguard Growth ETF has a significantly lower expense ratio. For investors searching for stable, long-term...
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Tech megacaps, chipmakers set to drag Nasdaq lower at open

Sept 27 (Reuters) - The Nasdaq was set to fall at the open on Monday as investors swapped technology heavyweights for stocks linked to economic growth amid increasing confidence in a recovery. Nasdaq 100 e-minis shed more than 153 points, or 1%, weighed down by Alphabet Inc (GOOGL.O), Microsoft Corp...
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Got $1,000? 3 Buffett Stocks to Buy and Hold Forever

It's almost hard to believe how successful Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A)(NYSE:BRK.B) has been since Warren Buffett took over as the company's CEO in 1965. Back then, the company's stock was priced at $19 per share. Today, a single share of the company's class A stock is valued at roughly $418,000. That means that a $1,000 stake in the company at the beginning of Buffett's tenure would now be worth about $22 million. Not too shabby.

Stocks start mixed; banks, energy sectors gain, tech falls

Stocks are off to a mixed start on Wall Street Monday as gains for banks and energy companies are checked by drops in the technology sector. The S&P 500 was off 0.4% in the early going, while the tech-heavy Nasdaq lost 1.1%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.4%, however, and a measure of small-company stocks was also higher. Treasury yields continued to climb. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note rose to 1.49%, the highest since late June. That helped send bank stocks higher, and energy companies were also benefiting from a 2% rise in the price of crude oil.

3 Stocks We're Ready to Buy if the Market Crashes This Month

Marvell Technology Group has transformed itself into a top data center supplier. Duolingo is a language app, but it has big education aspirations. Apple still has a big opportunity in China despite the recent troubles there. Historically, the stock market crashes an average of once almost every two years (with...

Stocks mixed as strong data boosts bond yields

U.S. stock indexes were mixed Monday as a critical week kicks off on Capitol Hill. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 100 points, or 0.29%, while the S&P 500 index slipped 0.21% and the Nasdaq Composite index fell 0.71%. Ticker Security Last Change Change %. I:DJI DOW JONES AVERAGES 35035.59...

How Biden’s Corporate Tax Hike Threatens Stocks

Here’s an investing problem worth looking at. Corporate profitability for the companies in the S&P 500 are now at a stratospheric level ever; in the 98% percentile going all the way back to 1975, according to a recent report from Wall Street powerhouse Goldman Sachs. . But at the same...

12 Information Technology Stocks Moving In Monday's Pre-Market Session

Red Cat Holdings (NASDAQ:RCAT) shares moved upwards by 50.0% to $3.6 during Monday's pre-market session. The company's market cap stands at $193.2 million. Arqit Quantum (NASDAQ:ARQQ) shares moved upwards by 10.56% to $26.8. The market value of their outstanding shares is at $2.9 billion. Net Element (NASDAQ:NETE) stock rose 5.2%...

German Auto Stocks Strong After Indecisive Election Result

German auto stocks spurted ahead after the German general election Sunday brought a narrow but inconclusive win for the left of center Social Democrats (SPD) over the right of center Christian Democrats (CDU/CSU). The results showed the Greens and the left-wing Die Linke party doing worse than expected, suggested any...

2 Dividend Stocks That Just Announced Good News

US Bancorp acquired MUFG Union Bank to increase its presence in California. State Street bought the custody business of Brown Brothers Harriman, making it the world's largest custodian bank. Both US Bancorp and State pay attractive dividends. Two major financial companies just raised their dividends in the past few days,...